You asked: What is the best GT bike?

What’s better GT or specialized?

The GT linkage is WAY better than the Specialized (especially at the lower levels when you wouldn’t even be getting a decent Brain shock on the Spec.) in every way except for weight – the iDrive system is SLIGHTLY heavier than most other multi-pivot frames.

Are GT bikes made by Giant?

The giant is a much better choice. For verification, GT was acquired by Dorel Industries (since 2004), who also later went on to acquire Cannondale.

Is GT the same as giant?

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The Giant has 27.5″ wheels and a 2 × 9 drivetrain providing a wider range of gears, while the GT has 27.5″ / 29″ wheels and better components.

Is Mongoose better than GT?

Mongoose is heavier than Gt, not so much more reliable. Mongoose uses very good kits on their bikes for the price to regain the mass market.

What is the best brand of mountain bike?

Best Mountain Bike Brands

  • Pivot Cycles. …
  • Rocky Mountain Bikes. …
  • Salsa Cycles. …
  • Santa Cruz Bikes. …
  • Specialized. …
  • Trek Bikes. …
  • Wilier. Wilier is famous for making high-quality road bikes for every occasion. …
  • Yeti Cycles. Yeti Cycles is a USA-based brand that makes some of the most innovative mountain bikes in the world.

Is Specialized owned by Giant?

In addition to making their own bikes, Giant also makes, or has made, bikes for many other prominent brands, including Trek, Specialized, Schwinn, and Bianchi. Giant’s claim to fame is that they have the most sophisticated and efficient manufacturing facilities in the bicycle industry.

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Who bought GT Bicycles?

GT Bicycles Inc. of Santa Ana said Monday that it has agreed to be acquired by the makers of Schwinn bicycles for $78.6 million in a deal that will create one of the world’s largest bicycle manufacturers.