Scott just released their 2020 Junior collection, including the race-inspired Scale RC 24″ and Scale RC 20″. Using hydraulic brakes and real MTB tires, they’re designed for actual trail use, to get youngsters ready for the big leagues.
Scott Sports Scale RC 20 & 24 inch Junior & Kids bikes
Scott Sports is passionate about the junior market and getting kids excited to ride bikes. Their new Scale RC is available in both 20 and 24-inch versions, both using an aluminum frame and rigid fork. They’re said to use trickle-down technology from their adult XC bikes, giving your kids every advantage out on the race course.
The 24-inch version weighs in at 18.74 pounds, and features an aluminum rigid fork, Shimano SLX 11-speed drivetrain, and Schwalbe Rocket Ron 24×2.25″ tires.
The 20-inch version weighs in at 17.42 pounds, and features an aluminum rigid fork, Shimano Deore 10-speed drivetrain, and Schwalbe Rocket Ron 20×2.25″ tires.
Both 20 and 24-inch bikes are offered in a single size, with geometry listed below.
Both models will be available as 2020 products, with pricing TBD. Scott frames carry a five year warranty, with forks covered for two years.