Brantley Smith from Ride-A-Bike Bicycle Shop in Lincolnton, North Carolina talks to you about the 2013 Raleigh Talus 29er Sport mountain bike. The frame is hydroformed aluminum, and the fork is a Suntour XCR 29 with 100mm of travel. It also has a lockout which is adjustable pre-loaded, and it even has an aluminum steer tube. The front derailleur is a Shimao Acera, and the rear derailleur is a Shimano Alivio (9-speed).
The shifters are also Alivio, with two-way release rapid fire trigger shifters. The crank is an Alivio Optimum. The brakes are Tektro cable brakes with a 180mm front rotor, and a 160mm rear rotor.
The bike comes in matte black, orange and lime, or matte dark blue.
Come to Ride-A-Bike today to check out this bike, and take a test ride to see if it is the right bike for you. You can visit us at 116 NE Court Square in Lincolnton, North Carolina. You can also reach us by phone at (704) 735-1746. Make sure you also check out our website to see all of what we have to offer you. www.rideabike.com