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COVID-19 Important collection and delivery information
Due to a combination of new working practices and demand our lead times for both collection and delivery have been extended.
Where delivery times are stated as a month this is based on the latest information from the manufacturer. These dates should be treated as a guide and may be subject to change. Due to an increase in global demand for bicycles and the disruption in supply during the COVID-19 pandemic supply chains have become very strained. Lead times are based on factory and shipping schedules both of which can be disrupted by delays in component supply and shipping/port capacity.
Should you place a future order with us for a bicycle we will monitor the bike’s ETA and keep you informed of any changes.
Size Options & Purchase
Please note that we are unable to ship this Scott Scale 970 Red outside of the UK. This is at the request of Scott Sports.
This Scott Scale 970 Red 2021 is available with our legendary Podium Point free accessory scheme.
The Scott Scale 970 offers a Rock Shox 30 Silver TK fork and SRAM SX Eagle SX drivetrain as upgrades over the Scale 980.
Scott's Scale has set the standard for cross country hardtails for over a decade. Renowned for their low weight, excellent lateral stiffness and vertical compliance, Scales offer everything you could want from a cross country hardtail.
The Scott Scale 970 features a recently revised double butted 6061 alloy frameset with a tapered headtube, press fit bottom bracket, bridgeless seatstays and internal cable routing. It's lightweight and has a super clean look. With modern, World Cup inspired, XC race geometry the Scott Scale is perfect for XC racing and all round cross country riding. The 100mm travel fork gives an excellence balance between control, responsiveness and low weight.
The Scale 970 features 29" wheels with excellent roll-over characteristics. The big wheels are great for rolling over nasty roots and rocky sections, essentially making it easier to ride these conditions. Improved traction is also a key factor with the increased wheel diameter compared to smaller wheels as tyre contact to the ground is larger.
If you're looking for a no nonsense XC rocket then the Scott Scale 970 offers everything you need.
IMPORTANT: This bicycle requires a suspension pump to set and tune its suspension correctly. This is not included as standard. A suspension pump can be selected for no cost using Podium Points™.
Scale Alloy 6061 Custom Butted Tubing, Boost QR 5x141mm / Tapered Headtube / BB92, Internal Cable Routing / replaceable hanger
RockShox Judy Silver TK Solo Air, 46mm offset / Tapered Steerer / Reb. Adj., Lockout / 100mm travel
SRAM SX Eagle Trigger
SRAM SX / Eagle 12 Speed
SRAM DUB PF integrated / shell 41x92mm
SRAM SX Eagle DUB Boost, 32T
SRAM SX-PG1210 / 11-50 T
SRAM CN SX Eagle
Shimano MT200 Disc, Rotors: Shimano SM-RT10 CL / 180/F and 160/R
Rims: Syncros / 32H, Hub F: Formula CL-51, Hub R: Formula CL-2241 / Boost QR 5x141mm, Spokes: Stainless Black 15G / 1.8mm
Maxxis Rekon Race / 2.25" / 60TPI
Syncros Alloy 6061, T shape Flat / 9° / 740mm
Syncros Alloy 6061, oversized 31.8mm / 1 1/8" / 6° angle
Syncros / 31.6x400mm
Syncros Belcarra Regular 2.5
Syncros OE Press Fit E2 / Tapered 1.5"-1 1/8", OD 50/62mm / ID 44/56mm
We are an authorised Scott dealer and supply this Scott Scale 970 Red with up to a 5 Year manufacturer's warranty. Note: Rider weight limits may apply. Read Warranty Terms
Sizing information is provided as a general guide only. This is based on the average rider riding the bicycle in the style for which it is intended. This takes no account of a rider's personal proportions, physique, flexibility and biomechanics. If your height places you on, or near, a bicycle size step then we recommend you consider both sizes. All bicycles offer a range of handlebar and saddle adjustment which will enable you to fine tune your riding position once the correct size has been established. If you are unsure on sizing, we strongly recommend you visit our store so we can assist you. Pedal On offers advice and information on sizing in good faith, the final decision and responsibility on which size to purchase is yours.
This bicycle is available for instore collection and home delivery using a Cyclescheme voucher. Cyclescheme Information
The following finance options are available to apply for online immediately. If you are collecting your bicycle in store you can arrange your finance prior to visiting the store by selecting the required finance method as well as Click & Collect.