The aluminum version of the Fuse Expert 6Fattie is a thing of the past. You can now choose between the $1,500 aluminum Comp build and the $3,000 Comp Carbon builds. We break down the options below.
The Fuse is the most capable hardtail test bike when it comes to attacking singletrack. Riders seeking a daily driver hardtail will appreciate how it confidently handles technical terrain. Mountain bikers of all abilities can appreciate the simplicity and low ownership costs associated with a hardtail bike. Seeking an ultra-maneuverable play bike? The jovial Santa Cruz Chameleon is a great choice. If multi-hour rides and rough terrain is your style, the efficient, yet capable Santa Cruz Tallboy or ultra-maneuverable and playful Ibis Ripley are excellent alternatives.