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sportelite APS

Deore

sportelite APS Deore
sportelite APS Deore
sportelite APS Deore
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  • sportelite APS Deore

The gateway to APS

Subpar suspension systems on that first fully are just lame - and lame isn’t part of the BMC vocabulary. Every rider, new or experienced, wants an effective and efficient suspension platform. Combining 100mm of APS suspension (with lockouts) and an awesome triple-butted, hydroformed premium aluminum tubeset makes for a game-changing welcome to the sport of mountain biking.
  • Al-13 Premium Triple-butted, Hydroformed Aluminum
  • RockShox Recon Silver, Solo Air, Lockout
  • Shimano Deore / XT10
  • Shimano BR-M445
  • Shimano / Alex

Technology

  • APS

    Advanced Pivot System

    No compromises - APS suspension technology allows you to pedal hard, brake fast, and soak up bumps without compromise.
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Technical Details

  • FrameSportelite 27.5 - Advanced Pivot System
  • TubingAl-13 Premium Triple-butted, Hydroformed aluminum
  • SizeXS / S / M / L
  • ForkRockShox Recon Silver, Solo Air, Lockout (100mm)
  • Rear ShockBMC AF-2 Rebound & Lockout (100mm)
  • Gears2x10
  • ChainwheelShimano Deore, 38-24T
  • CassetteShimano CS-HG50, 11-36T
  • ChainKMC X-10
  • Front DerailleurShimano Deore
  • Rear DerailleurShimano XT, Shadow Plus
  • ShifterShimano Deore
  • BrakesShimano BR-M445 (160/160mm)
  • HandlebarBMC MFB 03, 720mm
  • StemBMC MSM 03
  • SeatpostBMC MSP 03
  • SeatSelle Royal Seta
  • HubsShimano Deore
  • RimsAlex MD19
  • TyresContinental: X-King (F) / Race King (R) Performance, 2.2
  • ColourWhite
– sportelite APS Deore
Size XS S M L
Stack mm 573 583 590 598
Reach mm 395 415 435 460
Seat tube st mm 380 400 430 480
Top tube tt‘ mm 569 590 610 635
Head tube ht mm 100 110 117 125
Seat angle sa ° 73.5 73.5 73.5 73.5
Head angle ha ° 69 69 69 69
Rear center rc mm 435 435 435 435
Front center fc mm 655 678 701 729
Wheelbase wb mm 1095 1115 1135 1160
BB drop mm 20 20 20 20
Fork length fl mm 510 510 510 510
Fork rake fr mm 42 42 42 42
Trail mm 87 87 87 87
Crank length mm 170 170 175 175
Stem length mm 70 70 70 70
Stem angle ° 6 6 6 6
Bar width mm 720 720 720 720
Bar rise mm 4 4 4 4
Backsweep ° 9 9 9 9
Post length mm 350 350 350 350
Stand over height mm 748 757 780 813

Lightweight

For that first performance full-suspension MTB, what a difference good frame engineering and an awesome suspension platform can create. The triple-butted and hydroformed tubes of the Sportelite APS represent the pinnacle of aluminum tube shaping, ride quality, and lightweight performance. 

Efficient

Our World Champion Advanced Pivot System (APS) for the Sportelite APS is focused on efficient pedaling and small-bump compliance. This combination makes for a light, nimble suspension that keeps tires on the ground and you, feeling fresh, regardless how long you ride or the type of trails you rip. 

Spot-on

The right geometry, the right wheel size, the right suspension design and the right parts - we designed a bike for for the rider. While the competition focuses on the lowest price, we focus on giving you the best ride experience. Your first MTB can make or break the relationship you have with a new sport. The Sportelite APS creates life-long riders

Array – sportelite APS Deore

Frameset

  • Frame Sportelite APS Al-13 Premium Aluminum Frame 
  • Frame Technology: Advanced Pivot System Suspension 
  • 4 sizes: XS / S / M / L 
  • Frame Weight: 2980g (M)**

Technical details

  • Frame: Standard QR 135mm 
  • Fork: Tapered steerer 1-1/8” to 1-1/2”
  • Bottom Bracket: BSA Threaded 
  • Brakes: Natural-born postmount 160 / 180***
  • Drivetrain: Bottom pull front derailleur - High-direct type mount / Replaceable rear derailleur hangers
  • Tires: 2.25” maximum width****

**Average sample weight with hardware
***Rotor sizes adapted for some frame sizes
****Tire dimensions based on measured tire width

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