05/09/2019 | News release | Archived content
Thursday, May 9th, 2019 6:50am
This is the 29″ wheel Nukeproof Mega 290 that Team CRC Mavic rider Sam Hill will be racing at the third round of the Enduro World Series in Madeira this weekend.
Team Manager Nigel Page talks us through Sam's new vessel:
Here's more pics of the bike:
Sam's Nukeproof Mega 290 is the first bike we've seen to feature Nukeproof's soon-to-be released purple components.
An MRP chainguide keeps everything running smoothly.
Sam's signature flat pedals with custom pin setup.
Sam's SRAM Blackbox shifter - only the world's best are on the Blackbox product development program.
A OneUp headset tool is stowed away for any trailside repairs.
Loving the purple finishing touches.
Sam's signature AVS racing handguard.
A SRAM Guide RSC brake lever takes care of stopping.
Michelin DH22 tyres.
RockShox Reverb AXS wireless dropper post.
Sam's going to need plenty of this suspension on Madeira's EWS trails.
Sam Hill Signature Nukeproof grips.
Michelin Wild rubber on the rear.
There's the RockShox Reverb AXS wireless paddle.
Nukeproof's new purple stem combines well with the OneUp headset tool and Garmin mount.