Geometry is flawless - Long top-tube and great fork and seat angles, Gearing is great with the 10-42T, Stiff, and very light weight for what it can handle.
The front fork (pike) is light as hell but I wish it was a little more supple on the small bumps.Overall Review: Quick info about review: Let me be upfront with you, I don't own this bike. This review is based upon the demo fleet from Santa Cruz. I demo'd the new 2016 BronsonC S over a weekend in Moab, Utah and rode two very popular trails (Slick Rock and Porcupine Trail). This is my take on it... Geometry: When picking the bike up, the first thing I noticed was the slightly longer top-tube than the previous year's model. I mean, this thing is long, but good. (That's what she said..) I'm 6' 1" and typically ride an XL bike. I base everything on top-tube length (24.5" length being ideal for my preferences). In most other companies, I Read More »