2020 Pivot Switchblade Pro XT/XTR 29"

The all new Switchblade! Backorders for this bike are available. Since this is a 2020 bike we have limited stock at this point in time. Please call the store to place your order today!
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Delivery time: In Store Pickup Only
Price $6,799.99
Frame Switchblade
Material Carbon
Wheel Size 29"
Rear Shock Fox Factory Float DPX2
Fork Fox Factory 36 29", 44mm offset, GRIP2 - 160mm
Headset Pivot Precision Sealed Cartridge
Rear Derailleur Shimano XTR SGS 12-Speed
Shifter Shimano XT M8100 ISPEC 12-Speed
Brakes Shimano XT M8120 4-Piston
Crankset Race Face Aeffect R 32T
Handlebar Phoenix Team Low Rise Carbon - 760mm (XS), 780mm (SM-LG), 800mm (XL)
Grips Phoenix Factory Lock-On
Stem Phoenix Team Enduro/Trail - 35mm (XS), 45mm (SM-XL)
Seatpost Fox Factory Transfer 100mm (XS), 125mm (SM), 150mm (MD), 175mm (LG-XL)
Saddle Phoenix WTB Pro Hightail Trail (XS-SM), Phoenix WTB Pro Vigo (MD-XL)
Cassette Shimano XT M8100 10-51T
Wheelset DT Swiss M1700 w/ DT Swiss 350 hub & 36T Star Ratchet 30mm - 29"
Wheel Upgrades Reynolds Blacklabel Enduro Wide Trail w/ Industry Nine hub, 34mm - 29" ADD $1,300 MSRP
Front Tire Maxxis Minion DHF 29" x 2.5" WT, TR, 3C, EXO+, MAXXTERRA
Rear Tire Maxxis Minion DHRII 29" x 2.4" WT, TR, 3C, EXO+, MAXXTERRA
Rotors Shimano XT CenterLock - 203mm; Shimano XT CenterLock - 180mm
Chain Shimano CN-M8100 12-Speed
Beyond All Mountain

The sequel to the Switchblade story heralds a new era of all mountain riding, with more travel, unrivaled versatility and progressive geometry. It unleashes dominance over enduro inspired descents, generates speed, and delivers the finesse needed for power moves on technical climbs. With a masterfully designed new dw-link™ shock layout, riders can optimize suspension performance like never before. The all-new Switchblade cleans the impossible, threads the needle, and delivers the freedom to explore. From bike park flow trails to raw backcountry routes, the Switchblade amplifies every rider's skills and excels on any trail.


  • Ultra-light, size-specific optimized—full Hollow Core Carbon frame featuring leading-edge carbon fiber materials and Pivot's proprietary molding technology for a lighter frames and high stiffness to weight ratio
  • Ultra-adjustable custom tuned Fox DPX2 rear shock with all-new internals
  • Compatible with both 29, 27.5+ and 27.5” rear/29” front (reverse mullet) wheel sizes without compromise thanks to the adjustable geometry
  • 142mm of supple-yet-efficient dw-link™ suspension
  • Large water bottle fits inside all size frames
  • Fits tires up to 29x2.6” or 27.5x2.8” wide
  • Full Fox Live Valve integration and build options
  • Progressive geometry with short seat tubes for long travel dropper posts.
  • Hassle-free, full-length, internal cable routing with Pivot’s easy to service and silent Cable Port System
  • Equipped with a 44mm offset 160mm-travel Fox 36 FIT Grip2 Factory and Performance Series forks
  • Flip-chip upper linkage mount for adjustable geometry in seconds
  • Fits riders between 5’ and 6'7"



Switchblade Geo Chart

Low BB Setting (cm)          
A Seat Tube Length 34.3 36.8 39.4 43.2 47
B Top Tube Length 56.9 59.2 62 63.8 66.1
C Head Tube Length 8.5 9 10.2 10.8 12
D Head Tube Angle 66° 66° 66° 66° 66°
E Seat Tube Angle 75.5° 75.5° 75.5° 75.5° 75.5°
F Chain Stay Length 43.1 43.1 43.1 43.1 43.1
G Bottom Bracket Height 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.6 34.6
H Standover Height 64.8 66.8 69.4 69.6 70
I Wheelbase 114.7 116.9 119.3 121.6 124.1
  Stack 61 61.4 62.5 63 64.1
  Reach 41 43 45.5 47 49
High BB Setting (cm)          
A Seat Tube Length 34.3 36.8 39.4 43.2 47
B Top Tube Length 56.8 59 61.9 63.6 66
C Head Tube Length 8.5 9 10.2 10.8 12
D Head Tube Angle 66.5° 66.5° 66.5° 66.5° 66.5°
E Seat Tube Angle 76° 76° 76° 76° 76°
F Chain Stay Length 43 43 43 43 43
G Bottom Bracket Height 35.2 35.2 35.2 35.2 35.2
H Standover Height 65.4 67.3 69.9 70.1 70.6
I Wheelbase 114.6 116.8 119.2 121.5 124
  Stack 60.6 61.1 62.1 62.7 63.8
  Reach 41.5 43.5 46 47.5 49.5


We recommend that you call our shop to discuss bike sizing and styles with the bike geeks at the shop. We have more to choose from then our website shows, and our bikes are available for purchase in our retail store. For the most accurate inventory and best advice, call 530-582-0909. We are open 8AM-6PM daily!


Due to our dealer agreements, this item is not permitted to be shipped directly to you for orders placed online. However it can be purchased online and be picked up at our store in Truckee, CA. If there is no Pivot dealer in your area, give us a call. Our friends at Pivot Cycles want you riding their brand and we will help you get the bike!

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