Mavic XA Bike Rear Wheel, 27.5", 12x148mm Boost, TA, Disc, 6-Bolt, Shimano FH



$119.95 Regular price $139.95

Product Overview:

The Mavic XA rear wheel is a robust and versatile option designed to meet the demands of trail riders and mountain bikers seeking performance and reliability. This wheel features a 27.5-inch diameter, offering an excellent balance between agility and roll-over capability, suitable for a wide range of terrains and riding styles. Its 12x148mm boost spacing enhances stiffness and control, providing a more responsive and stable ride. The wheel is compatible with 11-speed HG cassettes, making it a versatile choice for many mountain bike drivetrains. Constructed with a focus on durability and lightweight performance, the Mavic XA rear wheel weighs in at 1012g, making it a competitive option for riders looking to shave weight without compromising strength. The tubeless-ready design allows for easy tire setup and improved ride quality, with reduced risk of flats and the ability to run lower tire pressures for increased traction.

Detailed Specifications:

  • Brand: Mavic
  • Model: XA
  • Size: 27.5"
  • Wheel Orientation: Rear
  • Material: Aluminum
  • Type: Mountain Bike
  • Rim Type: Tubeless Ready (TLR)
  • Tubeless Compatibility: Yes
  • Rear Axle Spacing: 12x148mm Boost
  • Freehub Body: HG (Shimano/SRAM 11 speed)
  • Speed Compatibility: 11 speed
  • Hubs: Mavic, known for durability and smooth performance
  • Spoke Count: 24, straight pull for a balance of strength and weight savings
  • Brake Type: 6-bolt disc
  • Valve Type: Presta
  • Intended Use: Trail, mountain biking
  • Weight: 1012g
  • Additional Features:
    • Boost spacing for improved lateral stiffness and bike handling.
    • Tubeless-ready design enhances comfort, control, and puncture resistance.
    • Straight-pull spokes contribute to a strong and reliable wheel build.

Riding Impressions:

The Mavic XA rear wheel is engineered to handle the rigors of trail riding, delivering a mix of performance, durability, and lightweight efficiency. It accelerates quickly, thanks to its low weight, and maintains momentum over diverse trail conditions. The boost hub spacing plays a significant role in how confidently the bike handles, especially when navigating through technical sections or when cornering at high speeds. Riders will appreciate the tubeless-ready feature, which not only reduces the chance of flats but also improves traction by allowing for lower tire pressures. This wheel is a solid choice for mountain bikers who demand a reliable and high-performing rear wheel that can keep up with their adventurous rides. Whether tackling steep climbs, technical descents, or fast singletrack, the Mavic XA proves to be a dependable companion.

Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
Bryan McBride
Replacement rim

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