Coming in hot, the Airborne Plague 27.5 is our do-it-all beast, ready and willing to go anywhere in any conditions. If you’re looking for a bike with some girth and grit that can hold up to your demands, look no further than the Plague 27.5.
Party in the back! A RockShox Monarch RT shock provides 160mm-travel and burly Kenda HellKat 2.6” tires provide limitless traction no matter the terrain.
A RockShox Lyrik Ultimate 170mm-travel fork on the front end takes any-and-all jolts of the trail in stride. Stealth graphics and thru-axle keeps the look clean.
SRAM NX Eagle drivetrain. 32 x 11-50 gearing.
Descendant 6K DUB crankset.
SRAM Level T hydraulic disc brakes.
X-Fusion 150mm-travel dropper post.
Join Keith Miller, Ray’s Indoor Bike Park Manager, as he sits down to talk with Airborne’s Tommy Zula in the latest episode of the Helmet Talk podcast.
Can a sub-$3,000 long-travel enduro bike with 27.5-inch wheels match the performance of bikes two or three times its price? Find out what Vital MTB thinks!