Nukeproof Scout 290 Race Bike
The Scout takes you back to minimal fuss, rawmountain biking. It will sharpen your skills, forcing you to read the trailahead, seeking out the best lines to stay smooth and carry speed. Whether itsembracing your spirit of adventure or attacking the trail, the Scout 290 Raceis designed as a do-it-all hardtail.
Versatility is the name of the game and Itslow bottom bracket, slack head angle and stiff frame allow you to tackleanything that you come across; explore endless singletrack, session the pumptrack or rail berms and hit jumps in the bike park. In the right hands, theScout 290 Race is robust and versatile enough to provide comfort for longer XCrides, yet supple and confidence inspiring enough to tackle steep, rough andtechnical Enduro trails with ease.
Whichever wheel size you choose, Nukeproofguarantee you will enjoy every second of your ride, so get out and explorenature's playground.
Updated with longer geometry to accommodateeven the tallest of riders, Nukeproof's engineers took the opportunity tosoften the ride with a profile seat stay assembly offering more compliancewithout compromising the torsional stiffness of the frame under pedalling.
Paired with the new ‘Boost 148’ rear axle spacing,helping build a stronger, stiffer wheel, the acceleration of the new Scout 290Sport has been notably improved as well as allowing additional tyre clearancefor up to 2.5” tyres on 29” wheels. (Note: Can be fitted with up to 2.8” tyreson 27.5+” wheels).
Frame finish: Blue on Blue
Fork: RockShox Recon RL 140mm, 46mm offset, Solo Air, Gloss Black
Wheelset: Nukeproof Neutron V2 Hub built onto a 27.5” WTB STi30 TCS
Tyres: Front: Maxxis Assegai Maxx Terra / Rear: Maxxis Dissector, Maxx Terra
Drivetrain: Shimano M5100 Deore 10-speed
Brakes: Shimano MT4100
Handlebars: Nukeproof Neutron V2 25mm rise
Stem: Nukeproof Neutron AM, 45mm, Black
Saddle: Nukeproof Neutron, Black
Seatpost: Nukeproof Neutron, Black, 31.6mm, 400mm
Headset: Nukeproof Warhead, 44-56 IITS
Grips: Nukeproof Sam Hill Signature