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Eurobike 2014 – Perfect Trail Bikes For Punta Ala

In the second part of our Eurobike series of articles we have a look at the huge amount of trail bikes available and pick a few of the best that are ideal for the Punta Ala Trails.

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NS Bikes, with a 140mm pure trail machine.

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Marin have dropped their heavier rear trianlgle design for a more traditional 4 bar linkage.

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Rocky Mountain showed their Altitude, trail machine.

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GT just seem to have the look right.

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This GT’s lowerend trail machine. An 120 mm trail bike.

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The Cannondale Trigger, 140mm, Lefty, Pullshock, lots going on here.

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Slightly lower spec Trigger with some cool colors.

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GT’s higher end force, has a fairly long top tube.

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Lee Cougan has a fairly technical look.

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Rotwild, a german brand with a more XC full suspension trail bike.

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Merida with their take on and Enduro style machine.

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No doubting Scott and their experience, and here they have a 29″ trail bike.

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This is Nino Schurter’s XC race bike, i’m sure he can make it go downhill fast as well as up.

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An Enduro Spec race bike from Scott 170mm of travel and 27.5″ wheels.

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Transition has transitioned… (sorry) to the a four bar linkage design which would give a more supple ride with their Covert replacement the Patriot.

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Never forget these trail bikes from Lapierre have been influcenced by one of the greatest mountain bikers of all time, Nicol Voulliouz.

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1 x 10 is the standard now for Enduro Bikes.

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Intense have a really good looking white wall trail bike.

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Canyon with their adaptive suspension managed to produce a bike which looks like Fabien Barel has had a lot of influence.

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Pivot’s trail bikes have a superb finish quality.

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Single pivot simplicity from Santa Cruz.

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The tall boy from Santa Cruz.

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The Juliana is aimed at female bike riders and supports all the Santa Cruz technology.

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