Lapierre as launched a sub-£1,900 Zesty – the XM 227.
Equipped with 120mm of rear suspension, the frame was developed by Nicolas Vouilloz around Lapierre’s patented OST+ suspension and an aluminium Supreme 6 frame. 27.5’’ wheels and updated slack, long and low geometry offer an optimal ride.
The bike features a RockShox Sektor Gold RL fork (130mm) and Rockshox Monarch R shock (120mm); Shimano (Deore/SLX) transmission and brakes; Easton EA50 parts.
The bike will retail at around £1849.99 and will be available to the trade via Hotlines from March.