New Shimano XTR M9100 | GMBN Tech Geek Edition

Published on August 12th 2018


Doddy's got a full run down on the information behind the updated M9100 edition of Shimano's famous XTR drivetrain. Shimano have concentrated on the 'no compromise' aspect of this transmission, delivering a product which can be tailored to suit a riders needs without cutting corners or falling short of expectations. In association with Shimano MTB Subscribe: The GMBN Shop: From Enduro specialists to cross country racers, one-by 12 speed to two-by 11 speed, 2 pot to 4 pot, Shimano's premium drivetrain offers some sleek updates to their range. The biggest change to the drivetrain is that of a re-designed 'Microspline' hub, incorporating a silent freewheel which will offer a new experience of sound on trail! You can watch Neil's first ride and first impression of the new M9100 drivetrain over on GMBN in the links below. If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 More GMBN Tech videos... Here's Neil's First Ride: 📹 ...and Neil's first look:📹 Submit your content here: Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -