Boardman’s £999 MTB Pro 29er Following our report on Boardman’s freshly revamped full suspension range; here come the latest hardtails from the British firm.
Related: Boardman’s MTB Pro FS packs a Pike and 1×11 SRAM GX for £1,500
To the untrained eye, each of Boardman’s three new hardtails all look pretty similar – yet this is a range that starts at just £649 and tops out at £999. Let’s take a look at each model in a bit more detail below.
NB – if you’re reading this outside the UK, availability and pricing for all these models is TBC. MTB Pro 29er
Boardman’s £999 mtb pro 29er: Just like its popular predecessor , this £999 range-topper is based on a 29er platform but now sports a longer, 120mm fork, namely an RLT spec Rockshox Reba. There’s a 1×11 SRAM GX transmission and SRAM’s Guide four-piston brakes even make an appearance. The Pro rolls on a Mavic XM319 wheelset and gets Mountain King tyres rather than the X-King models found on the lower spec bikes.
The frame of the Pro is lighter than that of the Team model below it, and instead of a quick-release at the back there’s a 142x12mm bolt-thru […]