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Jamis Dakar XCR Race Mountain Bike 2012

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Jamis Dakar XCR Race 2012

Jamis bicycles has a long history of innovating revolutionary bikes. This dates all the way back to 1979 with the introduction of the Earth Cruiser. The Earth Cruiser helped to spark the beach cruiser revolution. This revolution hasn’t stopped with Jamis, merely shifted focus. Today Jamis develops and produces top of the line Road and Mountain bikes. Leveraging their 30+ years of experience, Jamis is able to craft Race driven performance with trickle down for the average rider as well. Jamis has a goal to build the perfect bike, an impossible goal. To Jamis, it’s the only one worth doing.

The Jamis Dakar XCR Race is no exception to Jamis’ quest to build the perfect bike. Jamis takes advantage of proven technologies when crafting their frames. The Kinesium Alloy main triangle is no exception. Boasting 100mm travel with the mp4 linkage system, the XCR race is super stable and performance driven. The tapered headtube allows for a stiffer front end and thus a more responsive and stable ride. Asymmetrical chainstay, cartridge bearing pivots, and a Fox Shox RP2 BV shock & 10mm hardware round up the features that make this frame great.

A great suspension is what comprises a truly fantastic full suspension bike. The Jamis Dakar XCR Race is outfitted with Fox Racing Shox Fork and Rear shock. Fox has been an industry leader in suspension technology for many years. Fox has repeatedly set new standards for quality and how suspension works. The Fork is a Fox 32 FRL with a FIT damper. The fork features external rebound damping, lever actuated lock out, 32mm stanchions for increased stiffness, 15mm through axle, a tapered alloy steerer, and 100mm of travel. The Rear shock is a Fox Shox RP2 BV with boost valve. This rear shock boasts 100mm of travel and can take nearly anything you can throw at it.

Drivetrain is just as important as anything else, so it makes sense that Jamis has selected Shimano drivetrain. A Shimano XT M780 rear derailleur is matched up with a Shimano SLX M661 front derailleur. Shifters a very vital as well, so it makes sense that Jamis selected the Shimano SLX M660 Rapid Fire plus 10 speed trigger shifters. All of these components work in conjunction with the Shimano Hollowtech II crankset. This Shimano 2x10 drivetrain saves weight while offering a more versatile gear set.

Claimed Weight: 27.00lbs

Components:
Frame Kinesium Alloy Main Triangle
7005 seat & chainstays 100mm Travel
Fork Fox 32 FRL w/ F.I.T. Damper
Rear Shock Fox RP2 BV shock 10mm hardware
Front D.Rail Shimano SLX M661
Rear D.Rail Shimano XT M780
Shifters SLX M660 Rapid Fire plus 10 speed shifter
Sram Shimano LSX Hollowtech II Crankset 42/32/24
Wheels Shimano MT15 wheelset, Center Lock 28H
Tires Geax Mezcal 26 x 2.1” front, Mezcal 26 x 1.9” rear, folding
Brakes Shimano SLX Hydraulic Brakes
160mm center lock rotors front and rear
Bars Ritchey Comp 31.8mm Rizer Bar
Stem Ritchey Comp 4-Axis Stem
Seatpost Ritchey Comp 31.6mm Seatpost
Saddle WTB Volt Sport Saddle
Grips Jamis Lock-On Grips

Geometry:
Size Center of BB to top of TT Top Tube Length Head Tube Angle Seat Tube Angle Chainstay WheelBase Fork Rake BB Height Headtube Standover
15" 14.01/356 22.12/562 70 73 16.93/430 41.69/1059 1.53/39 13.15/334 4.53/115 31.06/789
17" 15.00/381 22.79/579 70 73 16.93/430 42.36/1076 1.53/39 13.15/334 4.72/120 31.57/802
19" 15.16/385 23.66/601 70 73 16.93/430 43.27/1099 1.53/39 13.15/334 5.51/140 31.97/812
21" 15.63/397 24.05/611 70 73 16.93/430 43.70/1110 1.53/39 13.15/334 5.90/150 32.36/822

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Jamis BicyclesJamis Dakar XCR Race Mountain Bike 2012
 
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5.0

Excellent Bike

By SmashingEric

from McKinney TX

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Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Mountain Biking

    Comments about Jamis Bicycles Jamis Dakar XCR Race Mountain Bike 2012:

    Impressed with the build and geometry of this bike. Rides great with very little adjustment needed from the in-store build.

    • Cycling Style:
    • Speed Oriented
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes

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