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Vitus Nucleus 27 VRW Womens Bike (Altus 2x9 - 2020) - £549.99

Vitus' women's specific number one, bestselling, multi-award-winning Nucleus 27 VRW Women's hardtail is back once again with modern components and low-slung geometry for even greater performance and comfort than ever before.

Top Features:

  • Frame: Nucleus 27.5" Hardtail 6061-t6 Alloy Construction
  • Fork: SR Suntour XCR32 Boost Air 120mm 27.5"
  • Crankset: SR Suntour XCM, 36/22T, 175mm
  • Drivetrain: Shimano Altus M2000, 9-Speed
  • Cassette: Shimano Altus CS-HG200-9, 9-Speed, 11-36T
  • Brakes: Tektro HD-M290 Hydraulic Disc
  • Rims: WTB ST i30 TCS 2.0, 27.5", 30mm inner rim width
  • Tyres: Front: WTB Vigilante 2.3" x 27.5"" Comp with high Grip Compound; Rear: WTB Trailboss 2.25" x 27.5"" Comp
  • Handlebar: Nukeproof Neutron 25mm Rise
  • Weight: 14.16kg

Frame and Fork

  • Frame: Nucleus 27.5"" Hardtail 6061-t6 Alloy Construction
  • Fork: SR Suntour XCR32 Boost Air 120mm 27.5"
  • Steerer: Tapered
  • Bottle Cage Mounts: Single
  • Cable Routing: External

Drivetrain

  • Groupset Manufacturer: Shimano
  • Number of gears: 18
  • Chainset: SR Suntour XCM, 36/22T, 175mm
  • Chainset type: Double
  • Chain: KMC Z9 EPT Anti Rust
  • Cassette: Shimano Altus CS-HG200-9, 9-Speed, 11-36T

Wheels & Tyres

  • Wheel Size: 27.5" (650b)
  • Tyres: Front: WTB Vigilante 2.3"" x 27.5"" Comp with high Grip Compound; Rear: Tektro HD-M290 Wave Style Rotor; Rotor: 160mm

Braking

  • Brake Type: Hydraulic Disc Brake
  • Brakes: Tektro HD-M290 Hydraulic Disc
  • Brake Callipers: Tektro HD-M290

Finishing kit

  • Bar Tape/Grips: Vitus Tapered, Single Composite Clamp, Sticky Rubber
  • Handlebars: Nukeproof Neutron 25mm Rise, Width - XS740mm, S740mm, M760mm, 31.8mm bar diameter
  • Stem: Vitus 50mm
  • Seat Post: Vitus 31.6mm X 400mm, Zero Offset
  • Saddle: Nukeproof Neutron

Other Specifications

  • Model Year: 2020
  • MTB: Yes

Description

The Nucleus has won MBR's under £500 hardtail of the year award for the last four years running and this new Nucleus VRW is constructed with a low and slack geometry for easy mounting on and off the bike and provides a larger standover height for enhanced handling control and confidence.

Shimano 2x9-Speed Drivetrain and Tektro Hydraulic Disc Brakes

This female-specific trail bike features a 2x9-Speed transmission from Shimano to blast you up the steepest hills with ease and rocket back down with confidence. Tektro hydraulic disc brakes control your momentum as you zip from trail to trail and enables you to scrub speed accurately in all weather conditions. This confidence-inspiring bike build is fitted to a robust, lightweight and stylish frame, complete with a trail-smoothing suspension fork from SR Suntour and wide WTB i30 rims. The Nucleus is Vitus' most popular bike for a reason and easily delivers the most important elements of mountain bike trail riding in a package that won't break the bank.

Built, Tuned and Tested

Rest assured that each bike is fully built, tested and tuned by Wiggle's team of qualified bike mechanics to ensure your bike arrives in perfect condition. Find out which size fits you by clicking the size chart tab.

Note: Manufacturer may reserve the right to change the specification of that listed or shown on this page.

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