2015 Alpine 160 RS

From the 2015 Archive

You can find the current Alpine 160 RS here.

RRP from: GBP £3,800.00

2015 Alpine 160 RS
2015 Alpine 160 RS
2015 Alpine 160 RS
2015 Alpine 160 RS
2015 Alpine 160 RS
2015 Alpine 160 RS
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Alpine 160 RS

Alpine 160 RS £3,800.00
Total price: £3,800.00

Sizes and Colours

Sizes
S,  M,  L,  XL, 
Decals

Frame & Fork

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

Fork
Rockshox Pike 27.5 160 RCT3 Solo Air
Rear Shock
Rockshox Monarch Plus RC3

Fox Float X Factory Kashima CTD

Fox Float X Factory Kashima CTD

The new Float X is designed to offer the same great feel and control as the classic Float shock, but with an emphasis on more aggresive trails and riding.

Headset
Cane Creek 49mm For Tapered Steerer

Hope 4F 49mm Headtube Tapered Steerer

Hope 4F 49mm Headtube Tapered Steerer

The Hope 4F headset uses an integral (or Zero Stack) top cup that fits within the height of the headtube, and an external bottom cup to facilitate the tapered steerer fork. The bearings are stainless steel; sealed, reliable and replaceable. The cups, taper ring and crown race (split for easy installation) are all machined in Barnoldswick to finish the best headset on the market. Fit and forget perfection. Dimensions: ZS49/28.6 EC49/40

Rear Axle
Maxle 135x12mm, 142mm Hub Spacing

Wheels & Tyres

Enve M70 Thirty Wheelsets/Maxxis Tyres - Black Rims Decals

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

The choice of hardcore trail riders the world over. The combination of the Maxxis Minion 3C on the front and High Roller II Exo on the rear gives you all the traction and steering precision you need, while the Tubeless Ready carcass offers stability at low pressures and fewer punctures.

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - Black Decals

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - Black Decals

Enve M70 Thirty Rims - With Black Decals

Don't have access to a helicopter? Riding uphill a means to an end? Is that end a rowdy backcountry descent or flow line? Then this rims for you.

We made this rim acknowledging that some of the most epic mountain bike descents require a lot of pedaling to get there. While this rim is light enough for uphill travel its pedigree resides in downhill racing. Sharing similar dimensions with its World Cup proven big brother the M90, the M70 is built for the most aggressive Enduros and Big Mountain lines you can throw at it.

Chris King Hubs

Chris King hubs have a well-earned reputation in the marketplace. Whether for their long-wearing durability or their ease of service, King hubs are a favorite of shop mechanics and tech editors the world over. But strength and durability do not come at a performance cost. King hubs are as fast as any hub in the game. Even with a legendary sealing system that affords a 5-year warranty in all conditions, King hubs have rolled to numerous professional wins on and off road.

Enve M70 Thirty Wheelsets/Maxxis Tyres - Blue Rims Decals

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

The choice of hardcore trail riders the world over. The combination of the Maxxis Minion 3C on the front and High Roller II Exo on the rear gives you all the traction and steering precision you need, while the Tubeless Ready carcass offers stability at low pressures and fewer punctures.

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - Blue Decals

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - Blue Decals

Enve M70 Thirty Rims - With Blue Decals

Don't have access to a helicopter? Riding uphill a means to an end? Is that end a rowdy backcountry descent or flow line? Then this rims for you.

We made this rim acknowledging that some of the most epic mountain bike descents require a lot of pedaling to get there. While this rim is light enough for uphill travel its pedigree resides in downhill racing. Sharing similar dimensions with its World Cup proven big brother the M90, the M70 is built for the most aggressive Enduros and Big Mountain lines you can throw at it.

Chris King Hubs

Chris King hubs have a well-earned reputation in the marketplace. Whether for their long-wearing durability or their ease of service, King hubs are a favorite of shop mechanics and tech editors the world over. But strength and durability do not come at a performance cost. King hubs are as fast as any hub in the game. Even with a legendary sealing system that affords a 5-year warranty in all conditions, King hubs have rolled to numerous professional wins on and off road.

Enve M70 Thirty Wheelsets/Maxxis Tyres - Orange Rims Decals

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

The choice of hardcore trail riders the world over. The combination of the Maxxis Minion 3C on the front and High Roller II Exo on the rear gives you all the traction and steering precision you need, while the Tubeless Ready carcass offers stability at low pressures and fewer punctures.

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - Orange Decals

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - Orange Decals

Enve M70 Thirty Rims - With Orange Decals

Don't have access to a helicopter? Riding uphill a means to an end? Is that end a rowdy backcountry descent or flow line? Then this rims for you.

We made this rim acknowledging that some of the most epic mountain bike descents require a lot of pedaling to get there. While this rim is light enough for uphill travel its pedigree resides in downhill racing. Sharing similar dimensions with its World Cup proven big brother the M90, the M70 is built for the most aggressive Enduros and Big Mountain lines you can throw at it.

Chris King Hubs

Chris King hubs have a well-earned reputation in the marketplace. Whether for their long-wearing durability or their ease of service, King hubs are a favorite of shop mechanics and tech editors the world over. But strength and durability do not come at a performance cost. King hubs are as fast as any hub in the game. Even with a legendary sealing system that affords a 5-year warranty in all conditions, King hubs have rolled to numerous professional wins on and off road.

Enve M70 Thirty Wheelsets/Maxxis Tyres - White Rims Decals

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

The choice of hardcore trail riders the world over. The combination of the Maxxis Minion 3C on the front and High Roller II Exo on the rear gives you all the traction and steering precision you need, while the Tubeless Ready carcass offers stability at low pressures and fewer punctures.

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - White Decals

Enve M70 Thirty/Chris King - White Decals

Enve M70 Thirty Rims - With White Decals

Don't have access to a helicopter? Riding uphill a means to an end? Is that end a rowdy backcountry descent or flow line? Then this rims for you.

We made this rim acknowledging that some of the most epic mountain bike descents require a lot of pedaling to get there. While this rim is light enough for uphill travel its pedigree resides in downhill racing. Sharing similar dimensions with its World Cup proven big brother the M90, the M70 is built for the most aggressive Enduros and Big Mountain lines you can throw at it.

Chris King Hubs

Chris King hubs have a well-earned reputation in the marketplace. Whether for their long-wearing durability or their ease of service, King hubs are a favorite of shop mechanics and tech editors the world over. But strength and durability do not come at a performance cost. King hubs are as fast as any hub in the game. Even with a legendary sealing system that affords a 5-year warranty in all conditions, King hubs have rolled to numerous professional wins on and off road.

Maxxis Tyres

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

The choice of hardcore trail riders the world over. The combination of the Maxxis Minion 3C on the front and High Roller II Exo on the rear gives you all the traction and steering precision you need, while the Tubeless Ready carcass offers stability at low pressures and fewer punctures.

Stans Flow EX 27.5 Rims + Maxxis Tubeless Tyres

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

Maxxis Minion 3C Exo TR/ High Roller II Exo TR 2.3

The choice of hardcore trail riders the world over. The combination of the Maxxis Minion 3C on the front and High Roller II Exo on the rear gives you all the traction and steering precision you need, while the Tubeless Ready carcass offers stability at low pressures and fewer punctures.

Hope Pro II Evo + Stans No Tubes ZTR Flow EX 27.5

Hope Pro II Evo + Stans No Tubes ZTR Flow EX 27.5

The benchmark for hubs, Hope Pro II EVO hubs are machined from a solid billet of 2014 T6 aluminium in Barnoldswick, England.

Stan's No Tubes ZTR rims are legendary for their strength, low weight and, of course, their tubeless ability. As a pioneer of tubeless technology Stan's No Tubes system is regarded as one of the easisest most reliable on the market.

Wheelset
Hope Pro II Evo + Mavic EN323 27.5
Tyres
Continental Trail King 2.4 27.5"

Drivetrain

Hope 40T-Rex + Shimano XT Cassette

Hope 40T-Rex

Hope 40T-Rex

The Hope 40t-Rex (40t ratio expander) gives your 11-36 10spd cassette a bit of a boost, expanding it to an 11-40 range, making a 1 x 10 drivetrain more manageable for all-round off road riding.

Shimano XT 10spd

Shimano XT 10spd

High performance, low weight; the Shimano XT cassette is designed to give seamless shifts even under the pressures of racing.

SRAM X1 11 Speed

SRAM X1 10-42T 11spd

SRAM X1 10-42T 11spd

The X1 11 speed cassette is light, durable and equipped with a 10-42 gear range that’s a perfect fit for any ride. It combines three small cogs that are CNC-machined out of a single block of billet steel with an additional eight cogs that are individually pinned together.

SRAM X1 11spd

SRAM X1 11spd

Every detail of the 11-speed X1 rear derailleur is engineered for smooth, reliable shifting action, from the larger upper pulley offset to the 12-tooth pulley wheels.

SRAM X1 11spd

SRAM X1 11spd

Built for precise and swift shifting across the wide range 11-speed cassette, the X1 trigger shifter brings championship technology to every ride

SRAM X1 1000 30T

SRAM X1 1000 30T

Featuring SRAM’s X-SYNC™ tooth profile, the X1 crankset is engineered to keep your chain where it belongs. Each tooth’s thickness is CNC-machined to work seamlessly with the chain’s inner and outer links ensuring you never lose your chain even on the roughest of terrain.

Crankset
Race Face Respond Single 30T Narrow Wide Ring
Chain Device
MRP AMG
Rear Mech
Shimano Zee Shadow +
Cassette
Shimano HG81 10spd 11-36T
Shifters
Shimano XT
Bottom Bracket
Raceface

Hope Ceramic

Hope Ceramic

Hope Ceramic Bottom Bracket : Machined aluminium cups with ceramic bearings in stainless races. Custom, Swiss made bearings are double sealed, fully serviceable and removable. Using a non contact, free running labyrinth seal to protect the bearing externally, and the machined aluminium centre tube is sealed internally with o-rings this bottom bracket has a much greater life span than stock units. Weighing in at 109g

Hope Stainless Steel

Hope Stainless Steel

Hope Stainless Bottom Bracket: The machined aluminium cups with full stainless steel cartridge bearings. Custom, Swiss made bearings are double sealed, fully serviceable and removable. Using a non contact, free running labyrinth seal to protect the bearing externally, and the machined aluminium centre tube is sealed internally with o-rings this bottom bracket has a greater life span than stock units. Weighing in at 113g

Chain

Braking

Brakes
Shimano XT

Hope Tech 3 E4 203/183 Floating

Hope Tech 3 E4 203/183 Floating

Hope's Tech 3 lever matched with the E4 caliper offers an excellent brake, perfect for the all mountain enduro rider. Comes with standard black hoses.

Finishing Kit

Aluminium Freeride Pack 35mm

Renthal Fatbar 20mm Rise 780mm

Renthal Fatbar 20mm Rise 780mm

Responsible for the best motocross bars in the World, Renthal know a thing or two about craftsmanship. The 780mm Fatbar is manufactured in the UK from high strength 7 series aluminium alloy. Shot peened and anodised for a corrosion resistant finish, the 20mm rise and 7 degree back sweep handlebar is light, strong, durable and perfectly proportioned

Orange SDG Falcon 2015 Ti-Alloy

Orange SDG Falcon 2015 Ti-Alloy

The SDG Falcon saddle utilizes the "Peri-Canal" which enables fore and aft movement without pressure in the perineum region. A flat and squared off nose to extend ease of movement to the front of the saddle with a lightweight foam w/ relief zone cut-out for additional comfort. Seamless three panel cover and custom Orange graphics. Ti-Alloy rails.

Hope Freeride 31.8 x 35mm Extension

Hope Freeride 31.8 x 35mm Extension

Light, stiff and made in the UK; the Hope Freeride stem adds a touch of class to the front of your bike. This stem has a 31.8mm bar clamp and a 35mm Extension

Stem
Kore Repute Zero Degree 35mm
Handlebar
KORE Torsion 20mm Rise 800mm Wide
Grips
Strange Lock-On
Seatpost
Rockshox Reverb Stealth Connectamajig
Saddle
Orange SDG Falcon 2015 Chromo
Seat Clamp
Strange Bolted

Hope Bolted

Hope Bolted

The Hope seat clamp is machined from billet aluminium to match the rest of your Hope components and uses a hard-wearing brass seat for the QR lever pivot. The seat clamp collar is now a universal design, so you can convert your bolted collar to QR or QR collar to a bolted design.

NB. The QR version does not come with bolt.

Hope QR

Hope QR

The Hope seat clamp is machined from billet aluminium to match the rest of your Hope components and uses a hard-wearing brass seat for the QR lever pivot. The seat clamp collar is now a universal design, so you can convert your bolted collar to QR or QR collar to a bolted design.

NB. The QR version does not come with bolt.

Pedals

Hope F20 Flat Pedal

Hope F20 Flat Pedal

Featuring a concave platform machined from 2014 T6 Aluminium alloy for strength and laced with 20 pins to keep your foot exactly where you want it, even in the rough stuff.

Mudguards

Performance Packs

Accessories

Sorry, no accessories available at this time

What they say...

Vital MTB | Alpine 160 RS | January 2015

What the frame lacks in complexity it makes up for in durability and simplicity, which can really appeal to some riders.

Vital MTB

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MBR Magazine | Alpine 160 RS | October 2014

It felt a lot like catching up with an old friend and being able to pick up exactly where you left off, even though you’ve both changed.

MBR Magazine

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Dirt Online Mag Alpine 160 May 2015

What the Alpine delivers however is a superbly confident ride into choppy terrain, one that allows for grip to be sniffed out and for downslopes to be hit with precision.

Dirt Magazine June 2015