Motobecane Phantom CX Review

Written by:

Liam E.

Last updated:

May 28, 2020

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Motobecane Phantom CX

This bike is race-ready. The Motobecane Fantom CX is fast, durable and very light. With high-quality components and characteristics, this is such a good versatile bike.

Affordable for every budget.

You can choose from different colors.

Fast and durable.

Common problem with bikes like this one is the uncomfortable stock saddle.

This bike has some of the best components and design for this price range. Motobecane Fantom CX is an excellent bike for all-around riders. This bicycle has a great value and it’s very light and fast. The Fantom CX rides so smoothly and with such ease, you will absolutely love it.

The frame is built from aluminum (7005), with butted down tube and equipped with high-quality components that give the rider premium experience. You are packed with 18 speed Shimano Tiagra/Sora derailleurs and Kenda Kwick Cross for smooth riding and shifting experience, and Tektro Oryx Cantilever brakes for reliable stopping power. 

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Who is this bike for?

Motobecane Phantom CX

Performance

Conclusion

Specifications

Frame:

7005 Aluminum alloy

Suspension

Fork:

Motobecane CrMo Cross fork (STEERER 1.125 inch) with front fender mounts

Rear Shock:

Front Travel:

Rear Travel:

Crankset:

TruVativ Touro Cross aluminum arms, TruShift 36/50T Chainring, 110BCD

Bottom Bracket:

TH sealed ball bearing S-taper

Shifters:

Shimano Sora 9-speed (18 gears total)

Rear Derailleur:

Shimano Tiagra

Number of Gears:

SRAM 9-speed, 12-26T

Brakes:

Tektro Oryx Cantilever

Wheel Size:

Doublewall Aluminum w/CNC Sidewalls 6061 T6 Aluminum

Tires:

Kenda Kwick Cross, 700 x 30c

Handlebar:

31.8 OS butted Aluminum Road

Stem:

Ritchey Logic Threadless

Seat Post:

Micro-adjust Aluminum, 27.2

Saddle:

UltraLite Racing with Cro-Moly rails

Headset:

Cane Creek, 1.125" Threadless w/ Rubber Sealed Caged Ball Bearing

Chain:

KMC 9 Speed

Motobecane Phantom CX

This bike is race-ready. The Motobecane Fantom CX is fast, durable and very light. With high-quality components and characteristics, this is such a good versatile bike.