September 6, 2011
Having a new big wheeled model seemed to be very much a theme of this year’s Eurobike. Transition bikes have also added a couple of 29ers into their range, but unlike many of the other brands, the new bikes aren’t lightweight XC race bikes.
They’ve decided to make a pair of trail-orientated big wheelers instead, with a version of full suspension Bandit sporting 130mm of travel, interchangeable 142mm back end and the 29er specific Fox 34 forks. They’ve also scaled up their popular TransAM steel hardtail with 29″ wheels and stuck on a new tapered-friendly headtube…