SCOTT Contessa Spark 700 RC Bike

Bike Contessa Spark 700 RC Bike Contessa Spark 700 RC

The SCOTT Contessa Spark 700 RC boasts a lightweight HMF Carbon Fiber mainframe with an Alloy swingarm. The RC comes equipped with a custom FOX Nude shock featuring our Patented TwinLoc technology. The Traction Control enabled damper allows for three travel/geometry settings to continually optimize your ride. This bike is as race ready as it gets. Comes in 27.5" wheel size.

Frame: SCOTT Spark 700 Series 27.5" HMF Carbon
Fork: Fox 32 Float Factory CTD, 120mm
Group set: Shimano XT
Brakes: Shimano XT Disc
Parts: Syncros FL1.5 Series
Wheels: Syncros XR2.0

Model : 234180
27.5 Wheels

27.5 Wheels

When discussing the pros and cons of the big wheeled bikes, shorter riders find themselves in an ambivalent situation. They want to benefit from the 29” wheels, but suffer from the negative effects when fit is considered. Additionally, the increase in rotational weight challenges many lower watt producing riders, so the performance gains are negated when the rider cannot accelerate the wheel system as quickly. The solution for many riders is 27,5”. The new wheelsize standard combines the best of both worlds, 29” and 26”.
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Direct Post Mount

Direct Post Mount

We've saved even more weight by eliminating bulky brake hardware for mounting the rear caliper and integrated a direct post mount to the chain stay. This mounting position also decreases the load the brakes apply to the swingarm parts.
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Tapered Headtube

Tapered Headtube

The Scale, Spark, Genius and Genius LT feature a tapered head tube for increased stiffness, safety, confidence, and control...
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Adjustable BB Height

Adjustable BB Height

The Spark, Genius and Genius LT employ an adjuThe Spark, Genius and Genius LT employ an adjustable geometry by way of a shock mount chip in the linkage. By changing the shock mount chip--simply removing it and flipping it in either mounting position--you affect the bottom bracket height by 7mm, which also affects the head tube angle by 0.5 degrees.
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IDS SL Dropout System

IDS SL Dropout System

Interchangeable and lightweight, the IDS-SL dropout system works with 142x12mm, 135x12mm and 135x5mm QR rear axle standards. Shred the turns more aggressively and with enhanced control, thanks to a laterally stiff rear end.
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IMP Carbon Mainframe

IMP Carbon Mainframe

Our engineers have developed IMP™, the newest technology applied to carbon production. Our proprietary process allows for lighter construction by removing 11% of the material from the headtube intersection while increasing strength by utilizing high modulus stressed fibers for more precise fiber placement in critical areas. To compliment the IMP™ process, our frames benefit from our Naked External Tubeset™, which eliminates the cosmetic carbon layer to shave precious grams. Both HMX and HMF fibers are used in our carbon frames ensuring the utmost durability, security, and longevity for the frame.
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TwinLoc Lever System

TwinLoc Lever System

Our patented Twin Loc technology now offers simultaneous control of rear shock travel and fork lockout. The open position allows full travel, front and rear. One click switches the rear shock to Traction mode, while the fork remains fully active. Click again and rear shock and fork lock at the same time. No other bike in the world offers this user friendly system. Found on the Spark & Genius and Genius LT models. Only available for Nude2 shocks on 2013 or previous year models.
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Spark Carbon / IMP technology / HMF /
BB 92 / Alloy swingarm with 160PM
U-Mono Link / Tapered Head Tube /
IDS SL dropouts for 142 x 12mm /
BB Height adj.

700 Series Front 120mm
Rear 120 - 85 - Climb / Shock 190 x 50

Fox 32 Float Factory CTD Air
CTD damper with 3 modes
15mm QR axle / tapered steerer
reb. Adj.

Rear Shock
Fox Nude / SCOTT custom w. travel / geo adj
CTCD 3 modes: Climb - Traction Control -
Descend / reb. Adj.

Remote System
SCOTT Twinloc Remote Technology
3 modes front and rear

Ritchey Pro Tapered 1.5" - 1 1/8"
semi integr. OD 50/61mm / ID 44/55mm

Rear Derailleur
Shimano XT RD-M786 SGS
Shadow PlusType / 20 Speed

Front Derailleur
Shimano XT FD-M785-E / DM

Shimano XT SL-M780
Rapidfire Plus / 2 way release
Ispec clamp

Brake Levers
Shimano XT BL-M785 Disc

Shimano XT BR-M785 Disc
180/F and 160/R mm SM-RT64 CL Rotor

Shimano XT FC-M785
hollowtech 2
38Ax24A T

Shimano SM-BB71-41A / shell 41x89.5mm

Syncros FL1.5 Tbar
Alloy 7050 D.B. / T shape Flat / 9° / 700mm
Syncros lock-on grips

Syncros FL1.5
7050 Alloy / oversize 31.8mm
1-1/8" / 6° angle


Syncros FL1.5 / 31.6mm

Syncros XR1.5 Women optimized / Titanium rails

Hub (Front)
Syncros XR2.0 CL / 15mm
made by DT Swiss

Hub (Rear)
Syncros XR2.0 CL / 12 x 142 / RWS
made by DT Swiss

Shimano CN-HG74

Shimano XT CS-M771-10

DT Swiss Super Comp black

Syncros XR 2.0
28H / Tubeless ready

Schwalbe Rocket Ron EVO / 2.25
127EPI Kevlar Bead
Tubeless ready / Pace star compound

Weights in KG
11.10 kg

Weights in LBS
24.42 lbs

LOW BB Setting HIGH BB Setting LOW BB Setting HIGH BB Setting LOW BB Setting HIGH BB Setting
A head tube angle 68.3 ° 68.8 ° 68.3 ° 68.8 ° 68.3 ° 68.8 °
B head tube length 105.0 mm 4.1 in 105.0 mm 4.1 in 110.0 mm 4.3 in 110.0 mm 4.3 in 120.0 mm 4.7 in 120.0 mm 4.7 in
C top tube horizontal 570.0 mm 22.4 in 568.5 mm 22.4 in 600.0 mm 23.6 in 598.5 mm 23.6 in 625.0 mm 24.6 in 623.5 mm 24.5 in
D standover height 761.7 mm 30.0 in 764.4 mm 30.1 in 763.3 mm 30.1 in 766.2 mm 30.2 in 794.6 mm 31.3 in 798.0 mm 31.4 in
E BB offset -21.5 mm -0.8 in -15.9 mm -0.6 in -21.5 mm -0.8 in -15.8 mm -0.6 in -21.5 mm -0.8 in -15.7 mm -0.6 in
F BB height 330.0 mm 13.0 in 335.6 mm 13.2 in 330.0 mm 13.0 in 335.7 mm 13.2 in 330.0 mm 13.0 in 335.8 mm 13.2 in
G wheel base 1,094.4 mm 43.1 in 1,093.6 mm 43.1 in 1,124.8 mm 44.3 in 1,124.0 mm 44.3 in 1,150.6 mm 45.3 in 1,149.9 mm 45.3 in
H BB center to toptube center
I BB center to top of seattube 412.0 mm 16.2 in 412.0 mm 16.2 in 440.7 mm 17.3 in 440.7 mm 17.3 in 490.5 mm 19.3 in 490.5 mm 19.3 in
J seat angle 73.0 ° 73.5 ° 73.0 ° 73.5 ° 73.0 ° 73.5 °
K chainstay 433.0 mm 17.0 in 431.8 mm 17.0 in 433.0 mm 17.0 in 431.8 mm 17.0 in 433.0 mm 17.0 in 431.8 mm 17.0 in
L reach 394.0 mm 15.5 in 398.9 mm 15.7 in 422.6 mm 16.6 in 427.4 mm 16.8 in 444.7 mm 17.5 in 449.5 mm 17.7 in
M stack 575.7 mm 22.7 in 572.3 mm 22.5 in 580.4 mm 22.8 in 576.8 mm 22.7 in 589.7 mm 23.2 in 586.0 mm 23.1 in
N stem length

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