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Tackling the Late Shift With the XTR-Equipped SCOTT Spark 900 Premium

Tackling the Late Shift With the XTR-Equipped SCOTT Spark 900 Premium

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Shimano XTR has been a bit of a forbidden fruit over the past year. We were teased by it coming through the shop, and we were able to get it in limited numbers with the arrival of the Cannondale Scalpel-Si Limited Edition. Finally, XTR-equipped mountain bikes are starting to trickle...
This 2019 Cannondale Scalpel-Si Limited Edition with Shimano XTR is Right On Time

This 2019 Cannondale Scalpel-Si Limited Edition with Shimano XTR is Right On Time

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

The all-new Shimano XTR M9100 MTB groupset was first announced late May of 2018, with ride tests from varying news outlets coming out in June of 2018. In August of 2018, Shimano sends an update saying a factory fire and manufacturing issues created the perfect storm of delays. As of...