Liv Biking affords a rising number of bikes for ladies, they usually just lately up to date their entry-level, aluminum hardtail. This newest path machine, referred to as the Tempt, ranges in value from $470 to $1,100. For 2021, measurement small and medium frames can be found with both 27.5″ or 29″ wheels, whereas the XS bikes take 27.5″ and measurement massive bikes solely include 29″ hoops.
All the frames comply with the Liv ladies’s particular 3F (Match, Kind, Operate) design philosophy. For the dimensions small 27.5″ frames that features a good trail-style 68° head tube angle, a mean 74° seat tube angle, lengthy 440mm chainstays, and an appropriately brief 405mm attain.
With a watch towards journey, the designers made house for two.4″ tires on each wheels sizes, rack and fender mounts, and dropper put up routing for the 30.9mm seat tube. The bikes additionally embrace an 80mm or 100mm fork, relying on measurement, and inner cable and brake hose routing.
Although not one of the builds at present features a dropper, the highest Tempt 0 mannequin spins a full Shimano Deore 6100 drivetrain, scrubs velocity with a set of Tektro TKD 149 hydraulic disc brakes, gripping a set of Maxxis Rekon 2.4″ wire bead tires. In a uncommon twist, the entry degree Tempt 4 construct has a Shimano entrance derailleur that pops between a 22 and 36 tooth ring, with a 14-28t cassette out again. That bike slows down with a pair of TRP mechanical disc brakes.
The worth of the Stage 1 construct drops greater than $200 off final 12 months’s mannequin to $800, although to get to that value Liv ditches the SX Eagle 12sp drivetrain for a Shimano M4100 10sp. It ought to be famous the Stage 1 comes with Shimano’s 11-42 cassette, and never the 11-46.
Every of the builds is topped off with a Large home model handlebar, stem, and seat put up, and a Liv saddle.
Liv additionally affords an electrical model of the Tempt, the Tempt E+ 2, priced at $2,400.
Head over to the Liv Cycling web page for additional particulars.