LTD

Race

Better tie your shoes tighter when you climb aboard the Race 2X. It has one of the best aluminium frames ever developed by our engineers. Race-ready components like the Shimano XT 2x11 transmission, air suspension fork and hydraulic disc brakes clearly signal that the Limited Race sets clear priorities for an aluminium hardtail. It feels as good on the trail as it does on the race course.

  • frame Aluminium Lite, AMF, ARG, Internal Cable Routing, Easy Mount Kickstand Ready, Tapered Headtube, PressFit BB
  • color blackline
  • Art. No 713000

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Frame

The Limited Series frames are bang up to date. "Lighter, stronger, more efficient" is our motto - so the Limited Race 2X has double butted 6061 aluminium tubing, an innovative IS brake mount on the chainstay, internal down tube cable routing, a PressFit bottom bracket and a tapered head tube. Fitting a 27.2mm diameter seat post increases rider comfort, while Agile Ride Geometry makes the LTD Race 2X a balanced and agile trail companion, whether in 27.5 or 29 inch format.

Components

The 2x11 Shimano drivetrain features derailleurs, shifters and crank from the long-awaited 2016 XT group, guaranteeing precise gear changes even under load. Up front, Manitou's Marvel LTD air suspension fork with 100mm travel offers maximum comfort and control, and saves even more weight with an aluminium steerer. Built by CUBE in our own factory, the wheels combine durable Shimano Deore Centerlock hubs with DT Swiss 1.7/9 rims and are brought to a halt by Shimano's reliable BR M506 brakes. Everything is colour-coordinated, and topped off with high quality aluminium CUBE Performance finishing kit.

Geometry

  • CUBE geometry info
  • Info
  • 16"
  • 17"
  • 18"
  • 19"
  • 21"
  • 23"
  • frame Aluminium Lite, AMF, ARG, Internal Cable Routing, Easy Mount Kickstand Ready, Tapered Headtube, PressFit BB
  • color blackline
  • size 27.5: 16", 18" // 29er: 17", 19", 21", 23"
  • fork Manitou Marvel TS Air, Remote Lockout, 100mm
  • headset FSA Orbit 1.5E ZS, Top Zero-Stack 1 1/8" (OD 44mm), Bottom Zero-Stack 1 1/2" (OD 56mm)
  • stem CUBE Performance Stem Pro, 31.8mm
  • handlebar CUBE Rise Trail Bar, 700mm
  • grips CUBE Performance Grip
  • rear derailleur Shimano XT, RD-M8000-DGS, ShadowPlus, 11-Speed, Direct Mount
  • front derailleur Shimano XT, FD-M8025-D, Direct Mount, Down Swing
  • shifters Shimano XT SL-M8000-B-I, Direct Attach
  • brake system Shimano BR-M506, Hydr. Disc Brake (180/160)
  • crankset Shimano XT, FC-M8000, 36x26T, 175mm
  • cassette Shimano XT CS-M8000, 11-40
  • chain Shimano CN-HG600-11
  • rims DT CSW MA 1.7 / 1.9
  • front hub Shimano Deore HB-M615, Centerlock
  • rear hub Shimano Deore FH-M615, Centerlock
  • front tire Schwalbe Tough Tom Active, 2.25
  • rear tire Schwalbe Rapid Rob, Active, 2.25
  • Pedals CUBE Aluminium MTB
  • saddle CUBE Active 1.1
  • seat post CUBE Performance Post, 27.2mm
  • seatclamp CUBE Varioclose, 31.8mm
  • weight 12.6 kg

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