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Ibis Mojo HDR 650B/SRAM X01 Complete Mountain Bike - 2014
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Was it the tasteful shape, or the iconic names that quickly popularized the 2005 Ibis Mojo In actuality, it was much more than swoopy lines and the resurrection of a respected, but bankrupt, brand. And like this Mojo HDR 650b/SRAM X01 Complete Mountain Bike, that bike pushed standards using advanced materials and designs to bring the mountain bike into the modern era. That's why it was such a success. And to keep that "mojo" going, Ibis' latest heavy-duty version sheds about half-a-pound from its bones, gains ISCG05 chain guide compatibility, and adds 27. 5-inch rubber to the party. This means that you'll find the same DW-Link suspension design, that relies on parallel links to generate 130mm of plush, yet firm travel. If that sounds like a paradox, it isn't. Dave Weagle is the designer of DW-Link, and he has a history of building some of the best performing suspension bikes on the planet. What that means is that the HDR's suspension provides anti-squat properties that are naturally resistant to rider input. Because of that, it allows for a lighter compression tune in the FOX FLOAT CTD rear shock, and a bike that's firm on the pedals yet incredibly smooth through the rough stuff. Like its predecessor, tying that shock to a 140mm-travel FOX 34 FLOAT CTD fork is a carbon fiber structure. But now it's a half-pound lighter, while also retaining the strength that made the HDR a favorite among aggressive riders. Ibis accomplished this by continually refining its production techniques and carbon layup. At the rear of the Mojo HDR, Ibis uses a 12x142mm Maxle quick-release thru-axle. The wheels you'll find occupying this HDR's SRAM X01 build are Speed Tuned XM hubs laced to NoTubes ZTR Flow EX rims. This means its 2. 3in-wide Pacenti Neo-Moto tires will balloon to their full traction-enhancing potential. Spinning the rear wheel is a SRAM X01 drivetrain with a 10-42t cassette, and a 32t front chainring that's on e. thirteen's TRS crankset. To provide reassurance whe...