Also, the Meta would have 2 piston calipers as opposed to the 4 piston Guide Ts on the Jeffsy. The 27.5in- and 29in-wheeled Capra Shred models share their components, but the change in wheel size is accompanied by a change in fork and shock travel, and different size options. current models were released in January, so it’s probably gonna be a while. The JEFFSY is a versatile all-rounder with impressive climbing capabilities and the gravity DNA that all YT bikes share. Headlining the changes is the new 38mm stanchioned fork from Fox; the 27in bike gets the 38 with 180mm of travel while the 29er gets 170mm of travel. The 2021 Capra Shred is built around the same alloy frame used on the £1,999 Capra Base, making it the second aluminium bike in the lineup, previously dominated by the carbon model. It also gets a Fox 38 Float Performance fork, although this one is the electric mountain bike model, with 170mm of travel. Thanks! Alex then moved back to the UK when he landed a job working for Mountain Biking UK as their Features Editor — BikeRadar's sister title — as their features editor. In a bid to keep costs down, YT has specced the Float Performance model with a GRIP damper rather than the all-singing, all-dancing GRIP2 model. Is the meta not more like in the capra category? You've been subscribed to our newsletter. 4. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The Capra 29er’s flip-chip is present on the Shred model, too. Subscribe today and get the next 3 issues of your favourite cycling magazine for just £5! 2021 YT Jeffsy release? Also bolted to the new 2021 Capra Shred is SRAM’s 52-tooth GX Eagle drivetrain and YT’s own-brand Postman dropper post.. Posted by 4 months ago. 2021 YT Jeffsy release? I ordered the Comp and just have to wait. Anyone know when YT releases new models? The head angle is fixed at 65 degrees on the 27.5in bike, but is adjustable between 65 and 65.5 degrees on the 29in model. The Postman has 125mm of travel for small and medium bikes… Responding to apparent consumer demand for burlier aluminium bikes, YT has launched a more hardcore version of its famous alloy Capra enduro bike, dubbed the Capra Shred. Here’s the highlights. Also bolted to the new 2021 Capra Shred is SRAM’s 52-tooth GX Eagle drivetrain and YT’s own-brand Postman dropper post. Anyone have any updated insider news on the 2021 Jeffsey Release??? Voting Now Closed: Top 10 GoPro Best Line Contest Videos, 2021 Racing Rumours #1 - Danny Hart to Cube, Reece Wilson's Future, a Santa Cruz XC Team, & More, Bike Check: Dangerholm's Insanely Light Scott Spark, [Updated] Drew Bezanson Injured in Car Accident, This $220 DNR Designs Tool Will Help You Align Your Handlebars, ca.yt-industries.com/shopware.php?sViewport=campaign&emotionId=355, revelo.li/index.php/2020/07/22/shimano-ep8. Thoughts on why the Commencal is better? That means you get reach figures spanning from 415mm on the 27.5in small bike, up to 500mm for the XXL 29er. I think it is worth the extra money for the comp if you can afford it. YT’s 2021 alloy Capra goes full shred with Fox 38 fork and Fox DHX2 coil shock, The best enduro mountain bikes | Top-rated enduro MTBs, Best mountain bike wheels | Trail, all-mountain and enduro wheels tested, Winter road bikes: how to choose the right one for you, Black Friday bike deals 2020 | Offers on GoPro, Garmin and Ridley, Vitus’s high-performing, top-value E-Sommet eMTB, Mountain bike groupsets: everything you need to know, The ludicrously long 2021 Commencal Meta AM 29 is rowdier than ever before, Best mountain bike wheels in 2020 | Trail, all-mountain and enduro wheels tested, SRAM gets one up on Shimano with new 52-tooth Eagle cassette. After adding two coil variations of the Ccapra and Decoy with the new Fox 38, we also wanted to offer riders that prefer air suspension the advantage of the burlier forks and latest air shock suspension technology. Close. The smaller 27.5in hooped-bike is available in small to extra-extra-large sizes, while the 29in bike’s smallest size is medium but extends up to extra-extra-large. A cycling community enthusiastic about mountain biking and all things related. Anyone know when YT releases new models? You can unsubscribe at any time. Although the Shred’s spec is all-new, the frames the bikes are based around are identical to the rest of YT’s Capra range. Thanks to our award-winning V4L suspension technology, it is very sensitive off the top, with good mid-stroke support and plenty of end-stroke progressivity. Since working for MBUK, Alex's focus has moved to towards bike tech and he now wants to find out what bikes and components represent the best value for money regardless of discipline. The new 2021 YT Capra Shred retails for £3,199 / $3,499 / €3,499 and comes in both 27.5in and 29in wheel sizes. Look at the 2021 Commencal Meta TR that was just released. Need/want something bigger? YT Izzo prices range from $2,999 to $6,499. Thing is dope. I'm also looking at these two bikes. Both wheel size bikes are fitted with e.Thirteen’s LG1 EN wheels, wrapped in Maxxis Assegai 2.5in EXO on the front and a Maxxis Minion DHRII 2.4in EXO+ on the rear. Capra Elite 29 – Performance-hungry, high-tech carbon beast unleashed, Decoy Elite – Enduro E-MTB with full carbon frame itching to send it. They will let you succeed on the hunt for the fastest laps and Good Times. The supply chains have been screwed by Covid and the demand is so high that shops are going to be able to sell through their current year models (often there’s discounts to be had but I doubt there will be that much pressure this year). Then don’t miss out on the chance to get this fabulous espresso machine at a fraction of the price! Especially at the lower end of the spectrum, the base aluminum Jeffsy is $2300 and seems to line up more spec-wise to the Ride version of the TR, which is $2800. 2021 YT Izzo prices and weights. In a similar vein to the Capra’s updates, YT’s electric mountain bike, the Decoy, has also gained a more radical model to its lineup dubbed the Decoy Shred. Just trying to gather some insight but to be honest, I'll probably just end up getting whatever is actually in stock when I'm ready to order in a few months because it doesn't seem like you could go wrong with either. Already have an account with us? 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The Postman has 125mm of travel for small and medium bikes, 150mm of travel for large bikes and 170mm of travel for the extra-large and extra-extra-large bikes. Then if you step up to the Jeffsy Comp, you get even better components and still end up only $200 more than the Meta TR Ride. In that time, he broke more bikes than he can remember. Get the Cooks Professional Espresso Maker for just £39.99. They’re sold consumer direct, which is why you’re able to get a full AXS bike with carbon wheels for $6,500.