Shimano introduced XTR M9000, its most advanced XTR mountain bike components and wheels to date. With this totally new
XTR line available in both Race and Trail “Rider Tuned” product families, Shimano leverages its 22 years of engineering leadership producing the industry’s highest performing
mountain bike component group. Inspired by the versatility and capability of today’s riders and the terrain they tackle, M9000 offers refined and tested solutions engineered for the way they ride.
Shimano’s new FD-M9000 master front shifting for a 3x crankset with a bold new design and approach. Designed specifically with modern trail bikes in mind, Shimano’s XTR Side-Swing front derailleur provides 15mm of increased tire clearance, while new cable routing dramatically reduces shifting effort. Designed for larger wheels and longer travel, XTR M9000 brings Shimano’s industry-leading front shifting to another level.
XTR Shifting System: the Ultimate stability and response
Shimano systems engineering creates a new level of shifting precision in the M9000 XTR shifting system. With both lighter action
and increased stability
, Shimano’s M9000 XTR shifting system redefines gear change performance while introducing enhanced ergonomics. XTR M9000 debuts a bold new front derailleur design and approach for larger wheels and longer travel that delivers remarkable shifting performance.
FD-M9000: Shimano’s new FD-M9000 masters front shifting for double and triple crank sets with a new, first-ever Side-Swing front derailleur design that increases shift performance
by a staggering 100 percent. Designed specifically with modern trail bikes in mind, Shimano’s XTR FD-M9000 Side-Swing front derailleur provides 15mm of increased tire clearance, while new cable routing dramatically reduces shifting effort. Rider Tuned front derailleur options include:
New FD-M9000 (triple) and FD-M9020 (double) front derailleurs that utilize a new structure with three mount options and new cable routing: High clamp, Low clamp, D-type, E-type (without plate).
Features & Information
- Super light shift action
- New structure with multiple mount options and new cable routing
- 3x mounting options: High clamp, Low clamp, D-type, E-type (without plate)
- Increased tire clearance of 15mm allows for shorter chainstays
- Designed with long travel trail bikes in mind
- Speeds: Front: 3
- Chain Line (mm): 50
- Top Gear Teeth: 40T
- Total Capacity: 18T