Alpine 160 Diva AM

RRP from: £3,000.00

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Overview  

The Alpine 160. Scalpel precision. Chainsaw ability.

Handbuilt in Halifax and designed to be ridden in the world’s biggest mountains, the all-new Alpine 160 incorporates cutting-edge features and geometry with our reputation for no nonsense reliability.

When we put the Alpine 160 under the knife every aspect of the frame was considered, analysed, refined and updated. New features such as 27.5” wheels, internal dropper routing and increased frame length have been mated to our proven low-maintenance, high-performance single pivot suspension and our light but strong monocoque construction leaving you to focus on the trail ahead of you, not the bike beneath you.

The Alpine 160 will slice through the tightest trails and hack through the rockiest boulder fields and is plenty tough enough to take anything you can throw at it. To ensure it’s up to the challenge we’ve even had Alpine 160 prototypes raced successfully at World Cup level by the Orange Dirt World Team.

Downhill prowess doesn’t come at the expense of climbing ability though, an Alpine ready bike should be able to cope with any trail, up or down. With its extended wheelbase and superb traction from the positioning of the pivot point the Alpine 160 won’t lose grip, up or downhill.

The Alpine 160, a cut above the rest.

Longer geometry explained

Orange Bikes has long had a tradition of pioneering progressive geometry. We’re always looking at how to improve your ride, putting you in complete control of your bike. While others have been slowly making their bikes longer, lower and using more relaxed angles we’ve been doing it for years. Now we’re moving things on again.

The new Alpine 160 uses a longer front centre (the measurement between the bottom bracket and the front axle) than before to help make the bike more stable in the high-speed environment it’s designed for, yet, combined with a short 35mm stem the Alpine 160’s handling stays sharp and involving. This same longer wheelbase also gives greater stability on the climbs, and with 160mm of travel to play with traction is never a problem.

The facts

Why the Alpine 160 Diva?

  • Handbuilt in Britain
  • Unique monocoque aluminium and Reynolds tube chassis
  • Single pivot suspension for the utmost performance, efficiency and reliability
  • 27.5" wheels
  • 160mm of rear travel
  • Alpine-trail honed geometry
  • Increased length toptube and wheelbase coupled to a shorter stem for high-speed stability
  • Internal dropper routing
  • Choose from 12 custom colours
  • Customise your Alpine 160 with our huge selection of optional upgrades

THE all-mountain bike for women.
That's it.

Specs & Options  

Alpine 160 Diva AM

SIZES AND COLOURS

Sizes
Colour
Ice White

Select a frame size to choose colour

Frame and Fork

6061-T6 Monocoque/Reynolds Custom Butted Aluminium Tube. Wheel Size: 27.5. Rear wheel travel: 160.

Rear Shocks
Fox Float Evolution Series CTD
Headsets
Cane Creek 49mm For Tapered Steerer
Forks
Fox Float 34 27.5 160 CTD EVO
Swingarms
Maxle 135x12mm, 142mm Hub Spacing

Drivetrain

Chain Device
Shimano Deore
Bottom Brackets
Raceface
Chainsets
Race Face Respond Double 24-32T Bash
Rear Mech
Shimano SLX Shadow +
Shifters
Shimano SLX
Cassettes
Shimano 10spd 11-36T

Wheel and Tyres

Wheelsets
Formula + Mavic XM323 27.5
Tyres
Continental Trail King 2.4 27.5\"

Braking

Brakes
Shimano Deore

Finishing Kit

Seatposts
KORE Torsion
Seat Clamps
Strange QR
Stems
Kore Repute Zero Degree 50mm
Saddles
Orange SDG Allure Women\'s Specific 2015
Handlebars
KORE Torsion 20mm Rise 800mm Wide
Grips
Strange Lock-On
Pedals

Accessories

2015 Alpine 160 Diva
ALPINE 160 GEOMETRY
Monocoque/6061-T6 Reynolds Custom Butted Aluminium tubing
Frame Size M L
Seat Tube Length 16" 17"
A. Head Angle 65° 65°
B. Seat Angle (Actual) 72.5° 72.5°
B. Seat Angle (Effective) 74° 74°
C. Top Tube 580 592
D. Top Tube (effective) 600 620
E. BB Height (from ground) 348 348
BB height (from axles -7 -7
F. Chainstay 439 439
G. Head Tube 120 120
H. Wheel base 1194 1212
J. Reach 426 446
K. Stack 606 606
T. Rear Travel 160 160
Standover 762 767
Unless otherwise indicated all measurements are in mm. Frame angles are measured static, without rider sag. Bottom bracket height measured from ground with 715 mm Ø tyre.
technical Info
fork travel
OPTIMUM MAXIMUM MINIMUM
160 mm 160 mm 140 mm
  Single crown   Triple Clamp
Shock Length 215 mm
Rear Hub 142 mm x 12mm
Seatpost Ø 30.9 mm
Front Derailleur Band
BB Shell 73 mm ISCG (old)
Tapered Headset Upper: ZS49/28.6
Lower: EC49/40
Ride Guide
Yes Downhill 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes Freeride 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes Enduro 5.0 out of 5 stars
Yes All-Mountain 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes XC Trail 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes Adventure 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes Touring 4.0 out of 5 stars
Yes XC Racing 4.0 out of 5 stars
Bike Sizing Guidelines

Please note: This is for guidance only. You may be taller or shorter, it doesn't mean our bikes will not fit you. The best way to determine the correct bike size for you is to try one. We've added some more explanation on sizing theory here: What size frame do I need?

Orange Alpine 160 Diva - For Ladies Who Launch

Prices and Specifications are liable to change without notice.

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