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Nukeproof Introduces the MegaWatt RS Model 2

The MegaWatt receives the descent-focused ‘RS’ treatment intended for hard charging riders, alongside a restock of all other models.

Nukeproof Introduces the MegaWatt RS Model

Since launching the MegaWatt has started to rack up some highly prestigious, even some stage wins and a podium at the E-Enduro World Series. What is new? Honestly it’s the same award-winning Megawatt frame and Shimano EP8 drive system remain, with a few tweaks to specification and subtle mods. As well as the Factory, Elite and Comp models, Nukeproof introduce an all-new model to the line-up; the hard-hitting RS spec MegaWatt - for those that demand that little bit more. 

To celebrate the launch of the new stock of MegaWatt’s, Nukeproof sent Ant “Tony” Hale to hang with Caldwell visuals and rip on his MegaWatt. The lad from Skem is a wild character. Powered by large British bakers & a well know chicken shop he can rail his MegaWatt. Enjoy and repeat.

Like the rest of the Nukeproof “RS range”, it’s specification is dictated by how our Nukeproof-Sram Factory athletes like it, slightly overforked, so should sway towards a more gravity intended rider. +10mm on the Rockshox ZEB Ultimate forks and with the grip and durability from the Michelin DH22 tire show that this Megawatt is ready to lap the bike park, downhill track or anything else you can throw at it. The new RS now completes the line up of Mega, Giga, Reactor and Scout all finished in Black ‘n Chrome. 

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Nukeproof RS 

  • RockShox Zeb Ultimate Charger fork, 2.1 RC2 180mm, 44mm Offset
  • RockShox Super Deluxe Ultimate RCT Coil shock
  • SRAM Code RSC brakes, 220mm Rotor Front/ 200mm Rear 
  • SRAM X01 AXS 12 speed drivetrain
  • Shimano 630WH battery
  • Bike Yoke Revive seat post
  • Nukeproof Horizon V2 wheels
  • Michelin DH22 tires
  • Nukeproof Horizon Carbon handlebars
  • Nukeproof Sam Hill Signature Grips  
  • MSRP: $9,999 USD
MegaWatt Comp Build - MSRP $6,799 USD
MegaWatt Elite Build - MSRP $7,999
MegaWatt Factory Build - MSRP $9,199

What about the stock? With Elite models already in stores, RS and Comp Models are on the way to our dealers now (have a look for a local dealer to you here). The Factory models aiming to land in Mid-August. Keep an eye on our website and we will update delivery times and when the next drop of bikes is to our stores. 

Full Spec’s and geometry of the MegaWatt can be found at www.nukeproof.com 


View key specs, compare e-bikes, and rate the new Nukeproof Megawatt in the Vital MTB Product Guide.

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