THE SB5.5 IS WHERE THE TRAIL, ALL-MOUNTAIN AND GRAVITY BIKE INTERSECT
Richie Rude, along with the rest of Yeti’s in-house test team, agree that this lightweight bike eats up grueling technical climbs and hauls downhill. Forget any preconceived notions about 29ers, thanks to an impeccable frame design, shortened chain stays and aggressive suspension spec, this bike is easy to maneuver and feels lively and quick on the descents.
Utilizing the same design and geometry of the higher end SB5.5 TURQ series, the SB5.5 Carbon offers similar stiffness and durability with only a 240 gram (0.5 lb) increase in weight. The SB5.5 Carbon is built to be responsive and lively, while still capable of withstanding punishing descents.
The bike’s 17.2 inch chainstays supporting the 29er wheel platform strike an optimal balance of stability and maneuverability. To achieve this shortened chainstay designers eliminated the front derailleur mount and utilized a Boost rear spacing, but still keept true to Yeti’s classic long geometry. To balance the bike’s front end, we chose to use a long travel 51mm offset fork combined with a 66.5 degree head angle. This allowed us to precisely tune the bike’s mechanical trail and wheelbase.
Outfitted with the most sought-after drivetrain in the industry, the SB5.5 Carbon GX Eagle is ready to take flight on your local trails and bike parks. Yeti rounded out the SRAM-centered bike spec with Fox Factory suspension, the aggressive Maxxis Minion DHF and Aggressor tires, along with SRAM Guide RSC brakes with monster 180mm rotors. You have your choice between the DT SWISS 350 W/XM481 RIM or Carbon wheels. The final touch is a burly Fox Transfer post to adjust to the ever-changing terrain.
SB5.5 Carbon Frame is stiff, durable and responsive.
Fox factory suspension built and tuned to get up and ready when it’s time to get down.
Start typing your question and we'll check if it was already asked and answered. Learn More
Do not include HTML, links, references to other stores, pricing or contact info.
My question is about:
If your question is about more than one item, click + to add them.
No questions have been asked about this item. Be the first!
Questions For Similar Products
Jenson USA ships worldwide, including APO/FPO addresses. For a quote, simply add the items you are interested in to your shopping cart and look for the "Shipping Options" box. You don't have to login or create an account to see shipping charges.
Some manufacturers restrict where we can ship their products. If this item has shipping restrictions, they are listed below. If you'd like to buy an item that we cannot ship to your preferred address, we can accept your foreign credit card and ship to a USA address for you.
Get free 1-day California shipping with your $50 purchase today, on most orders. Please note this offer is only available to physical shipping addresses in California(no PO Boxes), and oversize charges still apply on some heavy/large items
Due to manufacturer restrictions, this product cannot be shipped to the following locations:
Chromag Wideangle GX Eagle Jenson BikeA Contemporary ClassicArisen
from the mossy, rocky wonderland ofCanada's North Shore,Chromaghas refind and given birthto theirideal all-mountain hardtail. Engineered to the extremes,the Chromag Wideangle frame is a burly,hand built wonder. The key is optimizing strength ...
Kona Process 111 DL 2016Having the characteristics of
a well-mannered, enduro minded individual, nothing has gone untouched in the refinement of this ready to hit the podium whip.The perfect Trail Bike needs to strike a delicate balance between numerous factors ...
Yeti SB5 Turq X01 Eagle Bike 2018UnstoppableFor years,
Yeti has wowed mountain bikers with their innovative and exceedingly fun bikes. It doesn’t take much time on the SB5 Turq to get a sense for the awesomely progressive feel it boasts. ...