Truth

TRAVEL: 100mm or 120mm 
WHEEL SIZE:
 29 or 27.5+   
USAGE: XCR /XC / TR

 

Welcome back the Truth. If you’re a XC Racer or someone who loves the challenge of a twisty singletrack with a few rugged conditions tossed in, the Ellsworth Truth is for you. Designed with over 25 years of bike building experience and years of R&D, this short travel monster is more efficient, more capable, and more advanced than any other full suspension XC bike on the market. Backed by our Performance Satisfaction Guarantee, how can you not say yes to the Truth?



 
 

The newly redesigned ACTIVE suspension offers all the features you love in the previous version plus a low standover height as well as a more central weight distribution. It’s no secret that a lower center of gravity is key for high speed handling and stability, couple this with a fully active suspension and you have a winning design capable of taking on todays most technical race courses.



 

Build Kits

  • SRAM GX

    SHOCK Fox Float DPS Factory
    FORK 100mm: Fox 32 Float 29 100mm SC Factory
    120mm: Fox 34 Float 29 130mm Factory
    HEADSET Cane Creek 10 series ZS44/56
    BRAKE Shimano SLX 7000
    BRAKE ROTOR /SIZE Shimano SM-RT70 180mm/160mm
    CRANKSET SRAM GX 32T SRAM Boost 175mm
    BOTTOM BRACKET SRAM GXP Threaded
    REAR SHIFTER SRAM GX 12 speed
    REAR DERAILER SRAM GX 12 speed
    CHAIN SRAM GX 12 speed
    CASSETTE SRAM GX 11-50 12 speed
    WHEELS 29: DT Swiss M1900 25mm
    27.5+: DT Swiss M1900 35mm
    CHAINGUIDE  
    STEM RaceFace Evolve 70X6mm, 31.8mm
    HANDLEBAR RaceFace Evolve,31.8mm,20MM Rise, 725mm
    GRIPS Lizard Skin Charger
    SADDLE WTB Volt Pro
    SEATPOST Fox Transfer Dropper 30.9mm
    TIRES 29: Maxxis Ikon 29 2.2
    27.5+: Maxxis Ikon 27.5x2.8
    TUBES Maxxis
  • SHIMANO XT

    SHOCK Fox Float DPS Factory
    FORK 100mm: Fox 32 Float 29 100mm SC Factory
    120mm: Fox 34 Float 29 130mm Factory
    HEADSET Cane Creek 10 series ZS44/56
    BRAKE Shimano XT 8000
    BRAKE ROTOR /SIZE Shimano 180mm/160mm ICE Tech
    CRANKSET Shimano XT 8000 1X 32T Boost 175mm
    BOTTOM BRACKET Shimano BSA Threaded
    REAR SHIFTER Shimano XT 8000
    REAR DERAILER Shimano XT 8000 GS
    CHAIN Shimano HG-700 11 speed
    CASSETTE Shimano XT 11-46
    WHEELS 29: DT Swiss M1700 25mm
    27.5+: DT Swiss M1700 35mm
    CHAINGUIDE  
    STEM RaceFaceTURBINE BASIC,80X6mm, 31.8mm
    HANDLEBAR RaceFace TURBINE,31.8mm,20MM Rise,725mm
    GRIPS Lizard Skin Charger EHB
    SADDLE WTB Volt Pro
    SEATPOST Fox Transfer Dropper 30.9mm
    TIRES 29: Maxxis Ikon 29 2.2
    27.5+: Maxxis Ikon 27.5x2.8
    TUBES Maxxis
  • SRAM X01

    SHOCK Fox Float DPS Factory
    FORK 100mm: Fox 32 Float 29 100mm SC Factory
    120mm: Fox 34 Float 29 130mm Factory
    HEADSET Cane Creek 10 series ZS44/56
    BRAKE Shimano XT 8000
    BRAKE ROTOR /SIZE Shimano 180mm/160mm ICE Tech
    CRANKSET SRAM X01 1X 32T Boost 175mm
    BOTTOM BRACKET SRAM GXP Threaded
    REAR SHIFTER SRAM X01 12 speed
    REAR DERAILER SRAM X01 12 speed
    CHAIN SRAM X01 12 speed
    CASSETTE SRAM GX 11-50 12 speed
    WHEELS 29: DT Swiss M1700 25mm
    27.5+:DT Swiss M1700 35mm
    CHAINGUIDE  
    STEM RaceFaceTURBINE BASIC,80X6mm, 31.8mm
    HANDLEBAR RaceFace TURBINE,31.8mm,20MM Rise,725mm
    GRIPS Lizard Skin Charger EHB
    SADDLE WTB Volt Pro
    SEATPOST Fox Transfer Dropper 30.9mm
    TIRES 29: Maxxis Ikon 29 2.2
    27.5+: Maxxis Ikon 27.5x2.8
    TUBES Maxxis
  • SHIMANO XTR

    SHOCK Fox Float DPS Factory
    FORK 100mm: Fox 32 Float 29 100mm SC Factory
    120mm: Fox 34 Float 29 130mm Kashima Factory
    HEADSET Cane Creek 10 series ZS44/56
    BRAKE Shimano XTR 9020
    BRAKE ROTOR /SIZE Shimano 180mm/160mm ICE Tech
    CRANKSET Shimano XTR 9000 32T Boost 175mm
    BOTTOM BRACKET Shimano BSA Threaded
    REAR SHIFTER Shimano XTR 9000 11 speed
    REAR DERAILER Shimano XTR 9000 11 speed
    CHAIN Shimano XTR 9000 11 speed
    CASSETTE Shimano XTR 11-42T 11 speed
    WHEELS 29: DT Swiss M1700 25mm
    27.5+: DT Swiss M1700 35mm
    CHAINGUIDE  
    STEM RaceFaceTURBINE,70X6mm, 31.8mm
    HANDLEBAR RaceFace NEXT,31.8mm,20MM Rise, 725mm
    GRIPS Lizard Skin Charger EHB
    SADDLE WTB SL8 Team-Ti
    SEATPOST Fox Transfer Dropper 30.9mm
    TIRES 29: Maxxis Ikon 29 2.2
    27.5+: Maxxis Ikon 27.5x2.8
    TUBES Maxxis
  • SRAM XX1 EAGLE

    SHOCK Fox Float DPS Factory
    FORK 100mm: Fox 32 Float 29 100mm SC Factory
    120mm: Fox 34 Float 29 130mm Factory
    HEADSET Cane Creek 10 series ZS44/56
    BRAKE Shimano XTR 9020
    BRAKE ROTOR /SIZE Shimano 180mm/160mm ICE Tech
    CRANKSET SRAM XX1 32T boost 175mm
    BOTTOM BRACKET SRAM GXP Threaded
    REAR SHIFTER SRAM XX1 12 speed
    REAR DERAILER SRAM XX1 12 Speed
    CHAIN SRAM XX1 12 Speed Gold
    CASSETTE SRAM XX1 12 Speed Gold
    WHEELS 29: DT Swiss M1700 25 mm
    27.5+: DT Swiss M1700 35mm
    CHAINGUIDE  
    STEM RaceFaceTURBINE,70X6mm, 31.8mm
    HANDLEBAR RaceFace NEXT,31.8mm,20MM Rise, 725mm
    GRIPS Lizard Skin Charger EHB
    SADDLE WTB SL8 Team-Ti
    SEATPOST Fox Transfer Dropper 30.9mm
    TIRES 29: Maxxis Ikon 29 2.2
    27.5+: Maxxis Ikon 27.5x2.8
    TUBES Maxxis