Downhill is a mountain bike sport that involves cycling down a mountain along a path in the shortest time. The paths consist mainly of natural obstacles such as rocky outcrops, rock sections, misdirected turns on grass and other. But built jumps, drips, dosed curves (berms) are also common.
The SCOTT Aspect 750/950 is a hardtail that is designed to be light, efficient and reasonably priced. Featuring a lockout mechanism for the fork, disc brakes and Syncros components, this is the perfect bike for the novice or budget conscious mountain biker. Available in 29″” and 27.5″” wheel size.
Hardtail – bikes with rigid rear section and only cushioned front fork.
Fully-damped – bicycles with shock-absorbed front fork as well as rear swing.
The softtail bend in the rear wing, which is rigidly fixed instead of with pivot points, can be utilized by built-in light suspension / damping in the rear frame