Saracen Mantra Elite 2017



A certified trail shredding hardtail – It’s all you’ll ever need to conquer the single track. A dedicated 1×11 Shimano/Raceface drivetrain and a 120mm travel Rockshox Recon Gold RL fork. Quality wheels rolling on sealed bearing hubs and the Chip-Slot dropout is upgrade to fit the new Shimano E-Thru AX56 axle. Finished off with Schwalbe Nobby Nick/Racing Ralph performance 27.5 x 2.25” tyres it’s ready to roll.



Frame:Series 2 custom butted and hydroformed 6061 alloy tubeset / ZS44-ZS56 tapered headtube / Chip-Slot dropout system / dropper post ready / UK developed

Rear Shock N/A

Fork: Rockshox Recon Gold RL-A4 / 120mm travel / Solo Air / tapered alloy steerer / low speed compression to lock / rebound adjust / 15×100 / Maxle Stealth

Headset: FSA NO.57SC

Shifters: Shimano SLX M7000 Rapidfire Plus 1×11 speed

Rear Derailleur: Shimano SLX M7000 Shadow Plus

Front Derailleur N/A

Chainset: Raceface RIDE single 34T narrow wide 170-175mm

Bottom Bracket: Raceface X-Type

Chain: KMC X11L

Cassette / Freewheel: Shimano M7000 11 speed cassette 11-42T

Rims: Araya DM-650 doublewall alloy 32h

Hubs: Formula DC-71 sealed bearing 32h front / Formula DCL-360 sealed bearing 32h rear / Shimano E-Thru AX56 axle

Spokes: Double-butted stainless steel

Tyres: Schwalbe Nobby Nick 27.5 x 2.25″ front / Schwalbe Racing Ralph performance 27.5 x 2.25″ rear

Brakes: Shimano M506/M447 180/160mm

Brake levers: Shimano M506

Handlebars: Saracen OS 6061 DB alloy riser bar / 740mm wide / 12.7mm rise / 5 degree up bend / 9 degree back bend

Grips / Tape: Saracen lock-on grip

Stem: Saracen 6061 3D-forged alloy / 60mm / A-head / 7 degree rise / 31.8mm clamp

Saddle: Kore Fazer EX

Seatpost: Alloy micro-adjust / 30.9mm

Pedals: Alloy MTB

Extras: Weight 11.8