Steed Cycles

Pivot 2021 Switchblade Race X01

  • $8,524.99


The sequel to the Switchblade story heralds a new era of all mountain riding, with more travel, unrivaled versatility and progressive geometry. It unleashes dominance over enduro inspired descents, generates speed, and delivers the finesse needed for power moves on technical climbs. With a masterfully designed new dw-link shock layout, riders can optimize suspension performance like never before. The all-new Switchblade cleans the impossible, threads the needle, and delivers the freedom to explore. From bike park flow trails to raw backcountry routes, the Switchblade amplifies every rider's skills and excels on any trail.

Ultra-light, size-specific optimized full Hollow Core Carbon frame featuring leading-edge carbon fiber materials and Pivot's proprietary molding technology for a lighter frame and higher stiffness to weight ratio

  • Ultra-adjustable custom tuned Fox DPX2 rear shock with all-new internals
  • Compatible with both 29, 27.5+" and 27.5+” rear/29” front (reverse mullet) wheel sizes without compromise thanks to the adjustable geometry
  • 142mm of supple-yet-efficient dw-link™ suspension
  • Large water bottle fits inside all size frames
  • Fits tires up to 29x2.6” or 27.5x2.8” wide
  • Full Fox Live Valve integration and build options
  • Progressive geometry with short seat tubes for long travel dropper posts.
  • Hassle-free, full-length, internal cable routing with Pivot’s easy to service and silent Cable Port System
  • Equipped with a 44mm offset 160mm-travel Fox 36 FIT Grip2 Factory and Performance Series forks
  • Flip-chip upper linkage mount for adjustable geometry in seconds
  • Fits riders between 5’ and 6'7"

FRAME          
Switchblade

MATERIAL    
Carbon

WHEEL SIZE 
29"

REAR SHOCK
Fox Performance Float DPX2

FORK             
Fox Performance 36 29", 44mm offset, GRIP - 160mm

HEADSET      
Pivot Precision Sealed Cartridge

REAR DERAILLEUR    
SRAM X01 Eagle 12-Speed

SHIFTER       
SRAM GX Eagle 12-Speed

BRAKES        
SRAM Code R 4-piston

CRANKSET   
SRAM Descendant 7k Eagle DUB 32t

HANDLEBAR
Phoenix Race Low Rise Aluminum - 780mm (XS-LG), 800mm (XL)

GRIPS            
Phoenix Factory Lock-On

STEM             
Phoenix Team Enduro/Trail

SEATPOST    
Fox Transfer Performance Elite 125mm (XS), 150mm (SM), 175mm (MD-XL)

SADDLE        
Phoenix WTB Race High Tail Trail (XS, SM), Phoenix WTB Race Vigo (MD-XL)

CASSETTE     
SRAM XG-1275 10-52t

WHEELS        
DT Swiss M1900 w/ DT Swiss 370 hub, 30mm - 29" 15x110 F/12x157 R

TIRES            
Maxxis Minion DHF 29" x 2.5" WT, TR, 3C, EXO+, MAXXTERRA               
Maxxis Minion DHRII 29" x 2.4" WT, TR, 3C, EXO+, MAXXTERRA

ROTORS           
SRAM Centerline 6-bolt - 203mm                
SRAM Centerline 6-bolt - 180mm  

CHAIN           
SRAM GX Eagle 12-Speed

* Specifications are subject to change without notice