Are Commencal MTB good?
Are Commencal MTB good?
Conclusion. The new COMMENCAL META AM is a capable enduro bike that shows its best side on high-speed tracks. The large model with its long front triangle and super short rear end requires an extremely active riding style.
Where is Commencal bikes from?
COMMENCAL is becoming an international entity, as the sales in France (which are still growing) no longer represent the overall sales. No less than 30 countries import our bikes, directly from Taiwan where they are assembled and stocked.
How much is the Commencal Meta?
To be able to offer 160mm of travel with a 29” wheel, many seat tube adjustments were necessary….More videos on YouTube.
|ROCKSHOX Lyrik RC, 170mm, 15mm axle, compression, rebound, boost
|SRAM GX eagle 1x12sp
|KS e20i, 31.6 mm, Southpaw alloy lever
|See the Bike
Who are Commencal bikes?
Commencal is based in the principality of Andorra, nestled away in the Pyrenees a stone’s throw from the World Cup track. The ground floor of the office is a showroom where riders can get a close up look at all of their products. Advertisements for the Supernormal, the first Commencal bike back in 2000.
What should I know about the Commencal meta am v4.2?
Commencal’s Meta AM V4.2 Essential makes no concessions for what it is: an enduro bike. Downhills are its forte, uphills, well, are managed. For a bike squeaking in just under $3,000, this Meta AM V4.2 is shocking in its overall control and confidence. Wheels / tires: e*thirteen TRS rims / Formula hubs, Maxxis Minion DHF 2.5WT / DHRII 2.4WT
Is the Commencal meta am a good bike?
Chances are if you’ve been following our social media or read any of other reviews lately you’ve caught glimpses of this sexy silver beast – the Commencal Meta AM V4.2. Occasionally we’re rushed to get reviews out, and other times we only need to ride a bike a few times to get a handle on it.
What kind of head tube does the Commencal meta have?
The Meta has an aggressive 65.5-degree head tube angle, 17.2-inch chainstays and a 74-degree seat tube angle. Commencal gave the Meta Boost hub spacing, a semi-integrated headset and a Press-Fit BB92 bottom bracket. The bike also has a unique rear brake mount that is tucked in behind the rear seat- and chainstays.
How big are the cranks on the Commencal meta am?
Couple that with the Meta AM’s 12mm bottom bracket drop, and it easy to see the middle of this bike is close to terra firma. Commencal specs its Small and Medium bikes with 170mm cranks, while the Large and X-Large get 175mm.