Equipped with an A2-SL custom-butted aluminium frame, the Absolute 1.9 ST Bike is both lightweight and durable. It comes with high-performance disc brakes as standard that dial up your levels of control and confidence on the saddle. The 1.9 ST also features a Shimano 16-speed drivetrain, which is an upgrade from the Absolute 1.7 model.The Endurance Geometry puts you in an upright position that maximises output while maintaining comfort levels on longer rides, while the step-through design features a lower top tube to make starting and stopping as easy as possible.Endurance Geometry – taller headtube and longer chainstays for a stable upright riding positionRack mounts – Braze-ons can be attached to any pannier rackFender mounts – to attach a variety of mudguardsInternal Cable Routing – For a clean look and smooth shiftingFrame – Fuji A2-SL custom-butted alloyFork – Fuji Hi-Ten steelCrankset – Prowheel, 46/30TSealed cartridge bearing for the bottom bracketResin platform pedalFront Derailleur – Shimano Tourney OR microSHIFTRear Derailleur – Shimano Altus OR microSHIFTShifters – Shimano Altus OR microSHIFT, 2 x 8-speedCassette – Shimano Altus OR microSHIFT CS-H081, 11-34TChain – KMC HV700Wheelset – Alex double wall rims 32h, stainless spokesTyres – Kenda Tendril, 700 x 38c, K-shield flat protection OR Goodyear Transit Tour, 700 x 40cBrakes set – Tektro M280, mechanical disc, 160mm rotorsBrake Levers – Shimano ST-EF500 OR TektroHeadset – 1-1/8″ semi-integratedHandlebar – Alloy, 18mm rise, 6° backsweepStem – 3D-forged alloy, 17°, 31.8mmGrips – Velo comfort sportSaddle – Selle Royal Vivo ErgoSeat post – Alloy, 27.2mmPlease Note: Due to ongoing issues in the supply chain, this bike is subject to specification changes without notice. Any changes made will be using equivalent or higher quality parts.**Some minor assembly is required. See our video (below) or consult our assembly guide for assistance.Unfortunately, we are not able to process faulty or warranty bike returns through our warehouse. If your bike develops a fault, please take it to your nearest GO Outdoors store where we have a full workshop and trained mechanics who will be able to assist you.Please note, this excludes Hathersage and Southport stores.