Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  

Go Back   > >

Mountain Biking Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Check out this forum to discuss the latest tips, tricks, gear and equipment in the world of mountain biking.

User Tag List

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-07-09, 12:44 AM   #1
Senior Member
Thread Starter
mike09's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 83
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thoughts - 2009 Specialized Rockhopper Expert

Do you think this hardtail is a good value for $1100 MSRP or would you opt for another make/model for a similar price?

mike09 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-07-09, 08:29 AM   #2
Senior Member
Lets_roll's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: South Dallas
Bikes: many
Posts: 124
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I don't like paying MSRP on anything, I never feel like I'm getting a "good" deal. I think there are better deals out there, but you have to do some searching. I bought the 08 comp this year for $620, very similar bikes. Look, almost the same bike------->

I would recomend the bike, I like mine over my other MTB's. (02 GF-marlin & 04 HR-comp & 06 goose).

I'm goin for one of thes next round ---->---v

Why? because I can fix my own bikes, and the last time I put my bike in the shop was for a warrenty issue on a dart fork. The fork rebound knob fell of un-noticed and it had bad seals (leaking oil). Over MONTH later I got my bike back... The bike was a week old, hadn't seen the trails yet... Just a couple rides in town.

Last edited by Lets_roll; 04-07-09 at 08:37 AM.
Lets_roll is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:05 PM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    get answers from real people!
Click to start entering your question.