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9 hours ago, Dexter-morgan said:

IT just looks expensive.

and it will be , haven't seen a price estimate anywhere but I suspect in the region of 220k for the RC 

 

 

And you just know all the people that come in 2 mins from the cut off in the local Spar 70km have pre ordered one <- comic sans , Kalmeer karen 

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2 hours ago, BaGearA said:

and it will be , haven't seen a price estimate anywhere but I suspect in the region of 220k for the RC 

 

 

And you just know all the people that come in 2 mins from the cut off in the local Spar 70km have pre ordered one <- comic sans , Kalmeer karen 

A friend just bought a Spark on my recommendation and he saw the new one on the floor for R170k. 

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14 minutes ago, Me rida my bicycle said:

A friend just bought a Spark on my recommendation and he saw the new one on the floor for R170k. 

Impossible… Bikes are only landing in September (I think). 

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9 hours ago, Me rida my bicycle said:

A friend just bought a Spark on my recommendation and he saw the new one on the floor for R170k. 

so did he buy the old gen or new gen ?

 

170 is much better than I was expecting 

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3 hours ago, Me rida my bicycle said:

A friend just bought a Spark on my recommendation and he saw the new one on the floor for R170k. 

Definitely not local... Probably the 2021 model at R170k

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51 minutes ago, Me rida my bicycle said:

I wouldn't know I wasn't there but don't see a reason he would lie about it. 

He is just mistaken then. We don’t have dates on when they are arriving in SA yet, will know on Monday. But it won’t be before August at the earliest.

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16 hours ago, Darko said:

 

She broke her arm a few weeks ago AFAIK. So she's probably on the bench.

Kate announced yesterday that she is not participating at Leogang due to her broken arm. She's probably focusing on the Olympics now as her chances of a overall World Cup podium is very slim now.

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13 hours ago, BaGearA said:

so did he buy the old gen or new gen ?

 

170 is much better than I was expecting 

New frame is way too nice to buy the previous generation imo

Never been a scott spark fan, until now.

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Don't people feel ripped off when paying over 170k for a mountain bike?

When you actually add up the cost of the components, wheels and suspension you left with a questionable cost for the frame. 

6 months of hard riding and half the components are toast.

 

 

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41 minutes ago, ivan888 said:

Don't people feel ripped off when paying over 170k for a mountain bike?

When you actually add up the cost of the components, wheels and suspension you left with a questionable cost for the frame. 

6 months of hard riding and half the components are toast.

 

 

I don't know if people feel ripped off, I've never been in that boat.  I squealed when I paid that much for my second hand car.

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2 hours ago, ivan888 said:

Don't people feel ripped off when paying over 170k for a mountain bike?

When you actually add up the cost of the components, wheels and suspension you left with a questionable cost for the frame. 

6 months of hard riding and half the components are toast.

 

 

So if they pay 169k for a mtb they won't feel ripped off?

 

*still struggling to find comic sans*

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