Mountain Biking - 2006 gear
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Just wondering if you guys can give some links to the new 2006 bikes and gear coming out? :p
Sorry about just leaving it to you to do it but to tell the truth i can't really be bummed to check out all the brands sites. :D
08-20-05, 09:36 PM
Kona 06 (http://www.konaworld.com/2k6/preview/index.html)
Some of the Specialized bikes 06 (http://www.specialized.com/bc/SBCBkSection.jsp?ssid=06EarlyLaunchBikes&a=b)
And a sneak preview of norco's sweet new line up:
Team DH (*drooling*)
08-21-05, 09:55 AM
Should have seen them in person. Dead sexy. The norco guys were pretty cool too.
08-21-05, 12:56 PM
i can't wait to see norco's finished production line up for next year. i'm diggin the new team dh and fourX bikes. i noticed they changed the fluid's frame again for next year. from the small glimpse of it in the shot of the fourX it looks a lot better than the '05 fluid. it also looks like it's got the same rear linkage as the new fourX - i wonder if norco's going to start incorporating that new linkage set up on to all their bikes.
08-21-05, 11:42 PM
Don't know how much better it performs, but it looks awsome.
08-22-05, 04:28 AM
yeah, same here. but it's still a horst link, just a different way of actuating the rear shock.
yeah. I always thought bikes look tons better in real life cos you can just see how burly they REALLY are.
But still they always look sweet in photos as well
08-23-05, 01:19 PM
Holy crap Norco has been busy!
08-23-05, 02:21 PM
norco's 2006 line up (link taken from another forum): http://www.norco.com/ts/pass/templates/home.php?lang=en&loc=hm
looks like they moved the six into their all-mountain category - just like they did with the fluid some time ago. the new fluid looks a lot more xc now - not as burly as the 2003/04's. the new shores are spec'd with sc's, moving them into the slot where the six was last year. the 4by is gone, replaced by the xxxx.
sweet line up overall i must say. way to go norco!
08-23-05, 05:20 PM
YESSSSSSSSS! I've been waiting for the 06 line-up to come out on their website. :)
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