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Giant XCR-0 29 WheelSystem Giant XCR-1 29 WheelSystem
Shimano XTR Shimano Deore XT
Shimano XTR, 34t with MRP chainguide Shimano Deore XT, 34t
Fox 32 Float SC Factory, 100mm, FIT4 damper, 44mm offset, Boost 15x110 KaBolt, tapered steerer, remote lockout RockShox SID SL Select, 100mm, Charger 2 RL damper, 44mm offset, 15x110 Maxle Stealth, remote lockout
Carbon/Metallic Black Chameleon Neptune/Candy Navy/Chrome


The XtC Advanced SL 29 boasts World Cup pedigree and a progressive frame design that achieves the lofty goal of being the lightest off-road machine ever built by Giant. The chassis is handcrafted with pro-level Advanced SL composite, featuring geometry that’s optimized for its balanced, stable and fast-rolling 29-inch wheels. Every frame is custom assembled with a specific composite layup schedule that varies according to frame size. The result? Supercharged climbing efficiency, smooth compliance through roots, rocks and ruts, and uncompromising performance to match your XC obsession.  

2021 XtC Advanced SL 29 with interactive tooltips

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