The new 2013 Cannondale Scalpel Carbon 2 is a sharp-handling, ultralight dual suspension 29er that effortlessly dissects serpentine switchbacks and slashes through long-haul courses. Cannondales ultra precise Lefty fork and responsive 29er Race Geometry blends unstoppable 29er momentum with the quickness and agility of a 26er. Scalpel 29er: just the edge you need.
The Scalpel Carbon 2 frame is made of Ballistec Hi-Mod carbon fiber, features 100mm of travel, a zero pivot seatstay, and a 1.5 SI head tube. Cannondale spec'd the bike with their new Lefty XLR 100 29 fork (featuring hybrid needle bearing technology), as well as SRAM X9 / Shimano XTR components, Stan's ZTR Arch 29'er wheels, and Schwalbe Racing Ralph 29 x 2.1 tires.
MSRP is $5550.