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New Bike: GT Bicycles 2016 Line Up

Still time to be spent to reach 2016, but GT makes a fast move by releasing new line up for 2016. For this 2016 line up, they build some of their most popular bikes, with new parts as the supporting parts to get better performance. The bikes with updates are their hardtail machine GT Zaskar, GT Sanction, and GT Sensor.

GT Zaskar
The Zaskar is the most popular hardtail in GT's lineup, and for the 2016, GT celebrating the 25 years of the bike in the mountain biking world. For this celebration, GT builds two models, the carbon and aluminum frame with 27,5 inch wheels. GT says that the 2016 Zaskar will be able to used in XC riders to hardcore trail riders. The carbon version will be built with Rockshox Pike 120 mm of travel, a dropper post, and will be priced at $4,999.

GT Sanction
GT Sanction is the beast in GT's lineup, as Gee Atherton used it in the enduro racing. GT will build a special "Team Edition" of the 2016 Sanction, which is equipped with Fox Float X2 rear shock 165 mm travel. The "Pro Edition" will be equipped with combination Fox Float X and Fox 36 fork. Shimano XT will be fulfill the drivetrain of the GT Sanction 2016 "Pro Edition". The "Pro Edition" will be priced at $3,499.

GT Sensor
GT also builds the full carbon version of the Sensor. The GT Sensor Expert which is the combination of carbon in front triangle and aluminum in rear triangle will be priced at $4,340. There's no much information about the availability of the bikes, so just keep on eye on the news update.


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