A whole new breed of XC Hardtail, purpose built to hurt ‘em on the ups, drop ‘em on the downs and propel you straight to the top step.
Black Pearl


-Confidence on edge No hesitant, fistful-of-brakes descending here. The ultra slack, 66.5° front end gives you the stability and control you need to really open it up on the downhills. Brake later. Corner harder. Pass on the descents. 

-Stay Centred Scalpel HT’s Proportional Response size specific chainstays and steep seat angle keep you balanced between the wheels for better traction and power on the ups, and more confident control on the downs. 

-Drop the chatter Sculpted flex zones in the chainstays partner with dropped seatstays to eat up the chatter from rowdy terrain, boosting control, smoothing the ride, minimizing fatigue. Go harder. Go faster. Go further. 

-Lead with Lefty 110mm (Hi-Mod 1) or 100mm of the smoothest, most precise-handling ultralight front suspension out there. Extra- long fork offset brings extra agility to


Where it Thrives Cross Country, Mountain Trails
What its made for Speed, handling, efficiency 


Frame Cannondale Carbon, Proportional Response Design, PF30-83, tapered head tube, Speed Release 12mm thru axle w/UDH hanger, 55mm chainline

Fork RockShox SID SL Select+ RL, 100mm, Debonair, remote lockout, 15x110mm thru-axle, tapered steerer, 44mm offset

Headset Integrated, 1-1/8 to 1.5", sealed angular contact bearings



Rims Stan's NoTubes Crest MK4, 28h, tubeless ready

Front Hub Shimano MT410, 15x110mm thru-axle 

Rear Hub Shimano MT510, 12x148mm thru-axle

Spokes Stainless Steel, 14g

Tires (F) Schwalbe Racing Ray EVO, 29 x 2.25", SnakeSkin, Addix Speedgrip, tubeless ready, (R) Schwalbe Racing Ralph EVO, 29 x 2.25", SnakeSkin, Addix Speed, tubeless ready



Brakes Shimano M6100 hydraulic disc, Shimano M6100 hydraulic disc, 160/160mm RT64 rotors

Brake Levers Shimano M6100 hydraulic disc



Rear Derailleur Shimano XT

Shifters Shimano SLX, 12-speed

Crank Cannondale 1, BB30a, OPI Spider Ring, 34T

Bottom Bracket Cannondale Alloy PF30-83

Chain Shimano XT, 12-speed

Cassette Shimano XT, 10-51, 12-speed



Handlebar Cannondale 2 Flat, butted 2014 Alloy, 31.8mm, 3° rise, 8° sweep, 760mm

Grips Cannondale XC Silicone

Stem Cannondale 2, 6061 Alloy, 31.8, 7°

Saddle Fabric Scoop Shallow Elite, hollow cro-mo rails

Seatpost C2 Carbon, 27.2x400mm


Connectivity Cannondale Wheel Sensor

Pedals Not included

Although we are the biggest stockist of Cannondale in Victoria as far as floor stock available in store.

Call the store to check availability on the day, or stop by & take a test ride.  We also have other models and sizes available in store that are changing daily.


We are very experienced at sizing people on the correct bike and have enough models in store that we can size you correctly with a few short test rides.  Call 03 9557 6461 or Email: for all enquiries.