The Yeti SB6 TURQ 27.5 Mountain Bike is built to take a beating, delivering unbeatable capabiltity across the toughest terrain. With a frame design tested and verified by World Champion Richie Rude on enduro tracks around the world. The SB6 is tough enough to handle the rigors of enduro racing, lift days in the park and still light enough to slog out big miles in the back country. The SB6 is tested under heightened frame requirements to withstand more abuse. Tested to stiffness and impact levels of downhill bike standards. Along with the testing in the lab the Yeti SB6 has been ridden to victory on the toughest Enduro race courses in the world. This thing is Richie Rude frigging approved. Yeti SB6 TURQ Features More than capable for charging up your final stage or reaching the last peak Tested to stiffness and impact levels of downhill bike standards Switch Infinity patented suspension system High modulus carbon fibre main frame and swing arm Collet axle system on pivots reduces bearing wear 2017 Yeti SB6 TURQ X01 Eagle Build Highlights Fox Factory 36 160mm travel fork Fox Factory DPX2 rear shock SRAM X01 Eagle 12-speed groupset Fox Guide RSC brakes DT Swiss 350 hubs with XM481 rims Cane Creek 40 headset Yeti SB6 TURQ Frame Details TURQ Series bikes are made with the highest quality carbon fibre available and offer the perfect balance of stiffness and compliance. The result is a bike that feels smooth, solid and aggressive. Every bike is tested by the best racers in the world, including EWS World Champion Richie Rude, Yeti's in-house testing team and ambassadors around the world. Based on the feedback we receive, Yeti fine tune every bike down to the most minute component to perform best for the environment it was intended. The Yeti SB6 TURQ Series frame manages to drop 265 grams over the Carbon frame, weighing in at just 6.05lbs. Switch Infinity Translating Pivot – Explained The Switch Infinity holds full control of the bikes 6 of suspension, switching direction as the bike moves through its travel to result in a confidence inspiring performance that feels simply amazing on the trail. As you move through the bikes travel the pivot switches direction, early on in the movement it heads upwards, providing anti-squat and optimal pedalling. Further along the travel the pivot eventually switches to a downwards movement, providing you with a bottomless feeling that stops any chain force from affecting how the suspension performs. All resulting in an efficient, fun to ride and most importantly high performing ride both on the up and down hill!