The Core is one of the authentic freeride hardtail bikes today that will bring the most of your riding needs on most challenging terrains. It is made of steel, which makes it especially strong. The bike is made for maximum stability at high speed and big air with much comfortability. The 2011 NS Core 3 bike features a whole new geometry with a lower center of gravity, shorter rear triangle, black spokes and DT Swiss nipples.
Built with a NS Trimoly CrMo frame, the Core comes with a Suntour Duro DJ D 130mm travel fork and NS Martin Söderström Slim grips without flanges. Other noted specs would include a Prestine loose ball headset, NS Quark stem, Tektro Novela 180 mm/180 mm brakes, Truvativ Howitzer 73 mm BB, Truvativ Ruktion 36/24T, 175 mm cranks, SRAM X3 front – SRAM SX4 medium cage rear derailleurs, Kenda Kinetics 26×2.35 tires and Kalloy 27.2mm seat post.
Comes in two different sizes to choose from – 15.5” and 17”.