2017 Torrent 7.2

$2199 CAD

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  • Torrent 7.2
    Torrent 7.2

Overview

Updated for 2017 with 140mm travel forks, the Torrent is the latest evolution of our aggressive all-mountain hardtail. Designed from the ground up with long, low and slack geometry, 40mm rims, and 2.8" tires, the Torrent's quick but stable manner will have riders whooping with joy on flowing singletrack, dominating rocks and roots on technical downhills, and tackling steep, loose climbs with ease. Novice and experienced riders alike will benefit from the increased traction and control of the Torrent.

Modern mountain bike trails take us all over the mountain – our bikes and bodies are ready. Up or down, mountain biking means doing it all.

Technology

Gravity Tune
Gravity Tune

A simple solution to a complex problem, Gravity Tune fixes the front-centre/rear-centre ratio across all frame sizes, effectively optimizing geometry for eve... [read more]ry bike in the line. As a result, weight is always optimally distributed – regardless of rider height. Available only on Norco Bikes, Gravity Tune means equal ride characteristics and unrivalled control for all.


Gravity Tune is also featured on:

Gizmo
Gizmo

The fully proprietary GIZMO system features two-piece GIZMO plugs that create a tight seal, blocking water and debris from entering the frame. GIZMO plugs pi... [read more]nch and hold cables firmly in place, preventing any rattling at entry and exit points. They also enable the rider to pull cables taught so that they can be prevented from rattling around inside the frame.


Gizmo is also featured on:

Gravity Tune

Gravity Tune

Gizmo

Gizmo

Specifications

Detailed SpecsCompare

Frameset

Frame

Torrent X6 Alloy DB 650B Plus Frame 

Fork

Rock Shox Sektor Silver RL 140mm/15mm 

Rear Shock

N/A 

Components

Seat Post

TranzX 125mm Dropper Post 31.6 

Seat Post Clamp

Norco Alloy QR 34.9 

Shifter Casing

N/A 

Saddle

Norco XC Saddle  

Headset

Angular Sealed Cartridge Bearings - Tapered 

Headset Spacer

N/A 

Top Cap

N/A 

Stem

Alloy 50mm x 31.8 

Handlebar

X6 Alloy 785mm x 31.8 

Grips

Norco Lock On Grip 

Front Brake

Tektro Auriga Hydraulic 180mm 

Chain Tensioner

Seattube Mount Chainguide 

Rear Brake

Tektro Auriga Hydraulic 160mm 

Brake Levers

Tektro Auriga 

Brake Cable Casing

N/A 

Brake Rotors

N/A 

Wheels

Front Hub

Joytech Boost 110mm x 15mm 

Front Hub Skewer

Rock Shox 110x15mm Maxle Stealth Thru Axle 

Rear Hub

Novatec 148mm x 12mm  

Rear Hub Skewer

Bolt Thru Axle 

Spokes/Nipples

Black Stainless w/brass nipples 

Rims

Alex MD-35 27.5" " 

Tires

Maxxis Minion DHR & DHF 27.5" x 2.8"" EXO/TR" 

Drivetrain

Shifter Rear

SRAM GX 10spd  

Rear Derailleur

SRAM GX 10spd Type 2.1  

Cassette

Sunrace 10spd 11/40 Cassette 

Crankset

Alloy Boost 28T Cranks 

Bottom Bracket

External Threaded BB 

Pedals

VP Nylon Flat Pedal 

Chain

KMC X10 10spd 

Specifications subject to change without notice.

Geometry

Geometry Diagram
 
 
S M L XL
 
 
S M L XL
Wheel_Size
Wheel Size
650B 650B 650B 650B
 
Front Travel (mm)
140 140 140 140
 
Rear Travel (mm)
- - - -
ST
Seat tube length (centre to top)
405 435 470 510
HA
Head tube angle
66.5 66.5 66.5 66.5
ESA
Effective seat tube angle
72.9 72.5 72.1 71.7
N/A N/A N/A N/A
TTH
Theoretical (horz) top tube length
585 615 645 675
HT
Head tube length
90 100 110 120
FL
Fork length (axle to crown)
551 551 551 551
BBR
Bottom bracket rise/drop
-35 -35 -35 -35
BBH
Bottom bracket height
326 326 326 326
WB
Wheelbase
1121 1150 1178 1207
RC
Rear Centre (chainstay length)
420 422.5 425 427.5
FC
Front Centre
703 729 756 782
 
Reach
399 422 444 466
 
Stack
603 613 622 631
SOH
Stand over height
768.2 757.7 776.6 794.6
 
Crank Length
170 175 175 175
 
Bar Width
780 780 780 780
 
Stem Length
50 50 50 50