The 2020 Norco Search XR Carbon Revealed: New Builds and Fresh Paint

The new 2020 Norco Search XR lineup has been revealed with new build kits and fresh paint.

Although largely unchanged for 2020, Norco has updated build kits and slapped some pretty new paint on its Norco Search XR line. The biggest news, an X-Fusion Manic Gravel 50mm Dropper post is not specced on all but the base models.

2020 Norco Search XR C SE / XR C1

For 2020, Norco has put together a SRAM Force eTap 12-Speed build (XR C SE) and a Shimano GRX 11-speed build (XR C1).

Both builds are finished with Easton EC70 AX Carbon handlebars, X-Fusion Manic Gravel 50mm Dropper posts, and 700×42 WTB Resolute tires.

Norco Search XR C SE Build

  • SRAM Force eTap AXS 12-Speed Drivetrain
  • SRAM Force Hydraulic Disc Brakes
  • Reynolds ATR X Carbon Rims
  • Reynolds Hubs
  • SRAM Force 1 DUB Carbon Crankset 42T
  • Price: $5,999 USD

Norco Search XR C1 Build

  • Shimano GRX 11-Speed Drivetrain
  • Shimano GRX Hydraulic Disc Brakes
  • Reynolds ATR Carbon Rims
  • Reynolds Hubs
  • Easton EC90 Carbon Crankset 40T
  • Price: $4,999 USD

2020 Norco Search XR C2 / C3

The Norco Search XR C2 and C3 models both retain Norco’s high modulus carbon frame and fork, but manage to come in under the $4,000 mark. The C2 is specced with a very similar Shimano GRX drivetrain as the XR C1 build above, with a few changes like an SLX cassette instead of XT and Easton EA70 AX Wheels. The XR C3 comes with a 2×11 Shimano GRX drivetrain and WTB ST Light wheels.

Norco Search XR C2 Build

  • Shimano GRX 11-Speed Drivetrain
  • Shimano GRX BR-RX810 Hydraulic Disc Brakes
  • Easton EA70 AX Wheels
  • Easton EA90 Crankset 40T
  • $3,799 USD

Norco Search XR C3 Build

  • Shimano GRX 2×11 Drivetrain
  • Shimano GRX BR-RX400 Hydraulic Disc Brakes
  • WTB ST Light i23 Wheels
  • Shimano GRX Crankset 46/30T
  • $3,299 USD

Norco Search XR Steel and Alloy Models

The more affordable, steel and aluminum Search XR models also have new paint jobs and build kits. The lineup ranges in price from $1,499 to $2,699.

More info over at Norco –>

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