Diamondback Overdrive 27.5 Review

Written by:

Liam E.

Last updated:

August 9, 2020

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Diamondback Overdrive 27.5

Are you ready to start your mountain biking experience and still haven’t found your bike? The Diamondback Overdrive 27.5 will provide a great experience for those just getting into mountain biking and wants something dependable for an appropriate price.

Hand-built.

Very durable.

24 speeds.

Uncomfortable seat on longer rides.

The Diamondback Overdrive 27.5 is one of the best mountain bikes you can find for this price. With a very durable hand-built Aluminum alloy frame and 27.5” wheels, you will easily overcome every obstacle in your way.

You can adapt to the terrain because of the 24 speeds provided by the Shimano Tourney TY500 front derailleur and the Shimano Acera M360 rear derailleur. For additional control and great stopping power, you are packed with Tektro Aries powerful disc brakes.

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Who is this bike for?

Diamondback Overdrive 27.5

Performance

Conclusion

Specifications

Frame:

Aluminum

Suspension

Front Suspension

Fork:

SR Sun tour XCT

Rear Shock:

Front Travel:

Rear Travel:

Crankset:

Suntour XCT, 42/32/22T

Bottom Bracket:

Square Taper - 5pc

Shifters:

Shimano EF-51 Easyfire, 3x8 Speed

Rear Derailleur:

Shimano Acera M360, 8 Speed

Number of Gears:

Brakes:

Tektro Aries Mechanical Disc w/ 160mm Rotors

Wheel Size:

DB SL-27 27.5" 32h Doublewall

Tires:

Chaoyang Hornet, 27.5x2.1"

Handlebar:

DB Laser Series, 680mm Wide, 15mm Rise, 31.8mm Bar Bore

Stem:

DB 3D Forged, 7 Rise, 31.8 Bar Bore

Seat Post:

DB Micro Adjust 30.9mm

Saddle:

DB Race M-Series Saddle

Headset:

FSA IS-3/NO.11 Integrated Style

Chain:

KMC Z82, 8 Speed

Diamondback Overdrive 27.5

Are you ready to start your mountain biking experience and still haven’t found your bike? The Diamondback Overdrive 27.5 will provide a great experience for those just getting into mountain biking and wants something dependable for an appropriate price.