From dirt paths to singletrack trails, this aluminum hardtail will get you rolling with its smooth handling and confident control.
Key Performance Factors
Proven alloy performance
ALUXX SL aluminum frameset is hand-built in-house by the world leader in aluminum engineering.
Traction and stability
Frame geometry is designed to optimize the confident, stable handling of 27.5 tires, and is ideal for rugged, adventurous terrain.
More relaxed frame geometry (compared to XC) and control-focused components deliver added control for trail riding conditions.
This lightweight ALUXX aluminum frameset features classic off-road design made specifically for 27.5 wheels to strike just the right balance between control and quickness. The hardtail frame is optimized for a 100mm suspension fork, which helps soak up trail obstacles and improve control. For aspiring off-road riders looking to climb a little faster and get more comfortable riding singletrack, Talon is your ticket to XC adventures.
ALUXX Grade Aluminum Frameset
Formed from raw materials in Giant’s own forging facility, this proprietary 6061 alloy features a best-in-class strength-to-weight ratio.
Giant pioneered the use of radically shaped tubesets that provide all the strength and stability of gusseted tubes without added material and welds.
XC frame geometry tailored for 27.5-inch wheels optimizes control and stability.
Techs & Features
ALUXX Aluminum Technology
This Performance level frame material features 6061 alloy with single-butted tubes to produce strong, lightweight framesets for a variety of different bikes and riding styles.
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