Whyte 529 2023 Hardtail Mountain Bike

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Whyte 529 2023 Hardtail Mountain Bike

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£1,650.00
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The Details

The 529 is a hardtail designed to combine speed with exact precision handling to ensure you can have as much fun as possible on two wheels! Whyte's 529 V5 ensures comfortable handling over the bumps with RockShox's Recon RL Air Forks - letting you focus on riding your bike and letting the bike ride through the bumps. A KS 900i dropper post to give you the best riding position options when climbing and descending. 

Equipped with Sram's SX 12 Speed Eagle mechanical groupset, the entry to the Sram Eagle Ecosystem. With a 11-50t cassette, you will not need to worry about not having the right gears for any climbs as the Whyte 529 has you sorted for everyday adventure. 29-inch wheels with Maxis Ardents, a tubeless ready tyre that can do it all and keeps you moving fast and rolling happily.

A sleek looking bike thanks to internal cables and a shiny gloss paint job, kitted out with everything you need to be happy on your new MTB ready to hit the trails and smash some technical sections and then enjoy some fun descending!

  • SRAM SX 12 Speed Eagle groupset - keeps you moving happily and easily. 
  • Tektro M535 hydraulic brakes. 
  • Demolish through those bumps with the RockShox Recon RL Air Forks - ready for the off-road hitting!

Our Verdict

When adventure calls the Whyte 529 MTB is waiting and ready to go, equipped with everything you need to tackle anything you come across!

Key Specifications

  • Frame - 6061 Alloy, Hydro Formed T6 Aluminium, Multi Butted, SCR, Tapered Headtube, Internal Cable Routing with BBX63, Chainstay Post Mount Dropouts and 12mm X 148mm Boost Dropouts
  • Fork - RockShox Recon RL 29”, 120mm Travel, 42mm Offset, Solo Air, Fast Black Coating, Adjustable Rebound, Tapered Alloy Steerer, 110mm x 15mm Boost, Maxle Lite
  • Number of Gears - 12 Speed
  • Shifters - SRAM SX Eagle
  • Chainset - SRAM X1 Eagle, X-SYNC 2, Direct Mount 32T, DUB, 170mm, Boost 12 Speed
  • Chainrings - 32T
  • Cassette - SRAM PG-1210 Eagle, 11-50, 12 Speed
  • Chain - SRAM SX Eagle, 12 Speed
  • Bottom Bracket - SRAM DUB, BSA, 73mm
  • Pedals - Fibre Reinforced Composite Platform
  • Rims - WTB ST i27 TCS 2.0 System, Pinned Joint, Tubeless Ready, 32 Hole
  • Front Hub - Alloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearings, 15mm x 110mm Boost Thru Axle, 32 Hole
  • Rear Hub - Alloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearings, 12mm x 148mm Boost Thru Axle, 32 Hole
  • Front Tyre - Maxxis Ardent 29”x 2.4” EXO Dual Compound, 60TPI, Tanwall
  • Rear Tyre - Maxxis Ardent 29”x 2.4” EXO Dual Compound, 60TPI, Tanwall
  • Front Brake - Tektro HD-M535, 4 Piston, 2.3mm gauge 180mm Disc
  • Rear Brake - Tektro HD-M535, 4 Piston, 2.3mm gauge 180mm Disc, Internal Routing
  • Brake Levers - Tektro M-535
  • Handlebars - Whyte 6061 Alloy, 15mm Rise, 31.8mm, 780mm Wide
  • Headset - FSA No. 57B Orbit ZS, 1 1/2” Lower and 1 1/8” Upper Caged Bearings
  • Stem - Whyte Alloy, 45mm Extension
  • Saddle - Whyte Custom
  • Seatpost - KS, 30.9mm, S 125mm Travel, M/L/XL 150mm Travel, Paddle Remote Lever

Sizing Information

Whyte Mountain Bike Unisex Size Guide

Please use the size charts below to find the correct bike size you need. 

Hardtail Mountain Bike

Regular Frame

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
XS 4’10″ – 5’2” 148 – 157 cm
S 5’2” – 5’6″ 157 – 168 cm
M 5’6” – 5’10″ 168 – 178cm
L 5’10” – 6’2″ 178 – 188 cm
XL 6’2” – 6’5″ 188 – 196 cm

 

Compact Frame

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
XS 4’9” – 5’1″ 145 – 155 cm
S 5’1” – 5’5″ 155 – 165cm
M 5’5” – 5’9″ 165 – 175 cm

 

Full Suspension Mountain Bike

G-180 Frame

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
S 5’3″ – 5’7” 160 – 169 cm
M 5’7” – 5’11″ 169 – 179 cm
L 5’11” – 6’3″ 179 – 189 cm
XL 6’3” – 6’8″ 189 – 197 cm

 

T  Frames - T 160  & T 140

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
XS 4’7” – 5’3″ 145 – 160 cm
S 5’3” – 5’6″ 160 – 168 cm
M 5’6” – 5’10″ 168 – 178cm
L 5’10” – 6’2″ 178 – 188 cm
XL 6’2” – 6’6″ 188 – 198cm

Delivery

 New!  Premium Delivery - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Standard Delivery - FREE on bikes over £499**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

** Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time. £24.99 on bikes under £499.

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

Reviews

Your Questions Answered

The 529 is a hardtail designed to combine speed with exact precision handling to ensure you can have as much fun as possible on two wheels! Whyte's 529 V5 ensures comfortable handling over the bumps with RockShox's Recon RL Air Forks - letting you focus on riding your bike and letting the bike ride through the bumps. A KS 900i dropper post to give you the best riding position options when climbing and descending. 

Equipped with Sram's SX 12 Speed Eagle mechanical groupset, the entry to the Sram Eagle Ecosystem. With a 11-50t cassette, you will not need to worry about not having the right gears for any climbs as the Whyte 529 has you sorted for everyday adventure. 29-inch wheels with Maxis Ardents, a tubeless ready tyre that can do it all and keeps you moving fast and rolling happily.

A sleek looking bike thanks to internal cables and a shiny gloss paint job, kitted out with everything you need to be happy on your new MTB ready to hit the trails and smash some technical sections and then enjoy some fun descending!

  • SRAM SX 12 Speed Eagle groupset - keeps you moving happily and easily. 
  • Tektro M535 hydraulic brakes. 
  • Demolish through those bumps with the RockShox Recon RL Air Forks - ready for the off-road hitting!
  • Frame - 6061 Alloy, Hydro Formed T6 Aluminium, Multi Butted, SCR, Tapered Headtube, Internal Cable Routing with BBX63, Chainstay Post Mount Dropouts and 12mm X 148mm Boost Dropouts
  • Fork - RockShox Recon RL 29”, 120mm Travel, 42mm Offset, Solo Air, Fast Black Coating, Adjustable Rebound, Tapered Alloy Steerer, 110mm x 15mm Boost, Maxle Lite
  • Number of Gears - 12 Speed
  • Shifters - SRAM SX Eagle
  • Chainset - SRAM X1 Eagle, X-SYNC 2, Direct Mount 32T, DUB, 170mm, Boost 12 Speed
  • Chainrings - 32T
  • Cassette - SRAM PG-1210 Eagle, 11-50, 12 Speed
  • Chain - SRAM SX Eagle, 12 Speed
  • Bottom Bracket - SRAM DUB, BSA, 73mm
  • Pedals - Fibre Reinforced Composite Platform
  • Rims - WTB ST i27 TCS 2.0 System, Pinned Joint, Tubeless Ready, 32 Hole
  • Front Hub - Alloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearings, 15mm x 110mm Boost Thru Axle, 32 Hole
  • Rear Hub - Alloy, Double Sealed Cartridge Bearings, 12mm x 148mm Boost Thru Axle, 32 Hole
  • Front Tyre - Maxxis Ardent 29”x 2.4” EXO Dual Compound, 60TPI, Tanwall
  • Rear Tyre - Maxxis Ardent 29”x 2.4” EXO Dual Compound, 60TPI, Tanwall
  • Front Brake - Tektro HD-M535, 4 Piston, 2.3mm gauge 180mm Disc
  • Rear Brake - Tektro HD-M535, 4 Piston, 2.3mm gauge 180mm Disc, Internal Routing
  • Brake Levers - Tektro M-535
  • Handlebars - Whyte 6061 Alloy, 15mm Rise, 31.8mm, 780mm Wide
  • Headset - FSA No. 57B Orbit ZS, 1 1/2” Lower and 1 1/8” Upper Caged Bearings
  • Stem - Whyte Alloy, 45mm Extension
  • Saddle - Whyte Custom
  • Seatpost - KS, 30.9mm, S 125mm Travel, M/L/XL 150mm Travel, Paddle Remote Lever

When adventure calls the Whyte 529 MTB is waiting and ready to go, equipped with everything you need to tackle anything you come across!

Sizing Information

Whyte Mountain Bike Unisex Size Guide

Please use the size charts below to find the correct bike size you need. 

Hardtail Mountain Bike

Regular Frame

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
XS 4’10″ – 5’2” 148 – 157 cm
S 5’2” – 5’6″ 157 – 168 cm
M 5’6” – 5’10″ 168 – 178cm
L 5’10” – 6’2″ 178 – 188 cm
XL 6’2” – 6’5″ 188 – 196 cm

 

Compact Frame

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
XS 4’9” – 5’1″ 145 – 155 cm
S 5’1” – 5’5″ 155 – 165cm
M 5’5” – 5’9″ 165 – 175 cm

 

Full Suspension Mountain Bike

G-180 Frame

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
S 5’3″ – 5’7” 160 – 169 cm
M 5’7” – 5’11″ 169 – 179 cm
L 5’11” – 6’3″ 179 – 189 cm
XL 6’3” – 6’8″ 189 – 197 cm

 

T  Frames - T 160  & T 140

Size Height (Feet) Height (cm)
XS 4’7” – 5’3″ 145 – 160 cm
S 5’3” – 5’6″ 160 – 168 cm
M 5’6” – 5’10″ 168 – 178cm
L 5’10” – 6’2″ 178 – 188 cm
XL 6’2” – 6’6″ 188 – 198cm

 New!  Premium Delivery - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is no packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Standard Delivery - FREE on bikes over £499**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

** Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time. £24.99 on bikes under £499.

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

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Purchase Price £1,650.00
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Available Finance Options
Duration (months) Interest Rate (p.a. fixed) Monthly Payments Amount of Credit Total Repayable Deferral period
6 months 0 % APR £275.00 £1,650.00 £1,650.00 0.0
12 months 0 % APR £137.50 £1,650.00 £1,650.00 0.0
24 months 0 % APR £68.75 £1,650.00 £1,650.00 0.0
36 months 16.9 % APR £61.67 £1,650.00 £2,220.12 6
12 months 9.9 % APR £144.67 £1,650.00 £1,736.04 0.0
24 months 9.9 % APR £75.75 £1,650.00 £1,818.00 0.0
36 months 9.9 % APR £52.84 £1,650.00 £1,902.24 0.0
48 months 9.9 % APR £41.44 £1,650.00 £1,989.12 0.0

Rutland Water Cycling LTD (Reference number: 800269) trading as Rutland Cycling are an appointed representative of Specialized (UK) Retail Limited (Reference number: 976130) which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for credit broking. Credit is subject to status and affordability, and is provided by Mitsubishi HC Capital UK PLC. Terms & Conditions Apply.