Pivot Les SL Complete Details & Review

Pivot Les SL Black with Blue

The Les SL is the latest hardtail mountain bike frame and build from Pivot. This version of the iconic hardtail is all about the speed.

I created a guide for all of the Les Frames and it is getting pretty long so it seemed fitting to give this new frame its own post, so here it is.

Colorways

Pivot Les SL Black with Blue
Pivot Les SL Black with Red

Les SL Builds & Pricing

Team Builds

  • Team XX1 AXS w/ carbon wheels: $8,199
  • Team XX1 w/ carbon wheels: $7,699
  • Team XTR 12-speed w/ carbon wheels: $7,199

Pro Builds

  • Pro XO1 w/ carbon wheels: $6,899
  • Pro XT/XTR 12-speed w/ carbon wheels: $6,299
  • Pro Sram XO1: $5,599
  • Pro XT/XTR 12-speed: $4,999

Race Builds

  • Race Sram XO1: $4,299
  • Race Shimano XT: $3,799

Frame Only

  • Carbon frame kit w/ Fox 32 Step-Cast 100 Kashima: $3,099
  • Carbon frame: $2,099

Frame Details

For 1x drivetrains the max chainring size is 36t.

Not Single Speed Capable

Only fits 29″ Wheels

 

Pivot Les SL Frame Geometry
Dimension Small Medium Large Extra Large
A Seat Tube Length (C-T) 16.00 in / 40.64 cm 17.75 in / 45.09 cm 19.00 in / 48.26 cm 21.00 in / 53.34 cm
B Top Tube Length 22.90 in / 58.17 cm 23.90 in / 60.71 cm 24.50 in / 62.23 cm 25.50 in / 64.77 cm
C Head Tube Length 3.85 in / 9.78 cm 4.00 in / 10.16 cm 4.45 in / 11.30 cm 5.50 in / 13.97 cm
D Head Tube Angle 69.30° 69.50° 69.50° 70.00°
E Seat Tube Angle (Eff.) 73.00° 72.50° 72.50° 72.50°
F Chain Stay Length 17.10 in / 43.43 cm 17.10 in / 43.43 cm 17.10 in / 43.43 cm 17.10 in / 43.43 cm
G Bottom Bracket Height 12.10 in / 30.73 cm 12.10 in / 30.73 cm 12.10 in / 30.73 cm 12.10 in / 30.73 cm
H Standover Height 28.50 in / 72.39 cm 29.20 in / 74.17 cm 29.60 in / 75.18 cm 29.70 in / 75.44 cm
I Wheelbase 42.58 in / 108.15 cm 43.27 in / 109.91 cm 43.90 in / 111.51 cm 44.74 in / 113.64 cm
Stack 23.96 in / 60.86 cm 24.13 in / 61.29 cm 24.83 in / 63.07 cm 25.64 in / 65.13 cm
Reach 15.57 in / 39.55 cm 16.29 in / 41.38 cm 16.66 in / 42.32 cm 17.43 in / 44.27 cm