The Santa Cruz 5010 5 is a versatile trail bike, featuring mixed wheel sizes for a thrilling twist. Whether you're tackling mundane trails or navigating through berms, this bike promises endless play and adventure, making it perfect for both backcountry exploration and local jump park sessions.
Mixed wheel sizes offer significant advantages: a 29" front wheel maintains speed and traction over obstacles, while a 27.5" rear wheel enhances maneuverability, especially in tight corners and for executing manual tricks. With 140mm of front travel and 130mm in the rear, it strikes a balance between agility and handling challenging terrain, appealing to a wide range of riders.
The Santa Cruz 5010 5 C R boasts thoughtful features like the Glovebox downtube frame storage for essential items and a customizable flip chip to fine-tune your riding style. Santa Cruz's attention to detail is evident in their frame construction, optimizing material usage for different frame sizes and ensuring a proportionally accurate riding experience. This bike is your ticket to conquering any trail while maximizing the fun factor, injecting life into every ride.
The mixed wheel configuration of a 29-inch wheel up front provides traction and stability, while the 27.5" rear wheel allows for quick back wheel steering and lifting.Glovebox
Place your ride essentials securely beneath a new high-quality latch and panel in the 5010's downtube. The Glovebox comes with a fitted Tool Wallet and Tube Purse, tailored for the frame to keep your tools close to hand.Full carbon CC frame
CC frames use the very best materials and production processes available. We tailor stiffness for every size to make sure everyone gets the same ride quality. Bigger riders means greater stresses on larger frames, but that's remedied with our size-specific frame stiffness tunes.Sag window
A window allows easier suspension sag and setup. The details are completed by a neat mud flap to protect the rear shock plus tidy cable routing within the frame and swingarm, and rubberized DT protectors to shrug off strikes.Made to last many lifetimes
The legendary Santa Cruz fit, finish and quality construction put this into a league of its own. The frame, bearings and optional Reserve wheels come with a lifetime warranty and any service is easy to do with our Rider Support pledge.5010 Frame Specifications
- Suspension System: VPP
- Headset/Headtube: Integrated (IS41/52)
- Seat Post: 31.6mm
- Seat Clamp: 36.4mm
- Eye to Eye length: 210mm
- Stroke: 50mm
- Fork Compatibility: 140mm
- Fork Offset: 44mm
- Brake Mount: PM 180mm
- BB Shell: 73mm Threaded
- Max Tire Size: 2.5"
- Max Chainring Size: 34t
- Water Bottle Mounts: 1
- Shock Mounting Bushing Front: 30x8
- Shock Mounting Bushing Rear: 30x8 (bearing compatible)