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Nerve XC 9.0 SL Highest points score

Bikefreak 06/2010

Verdict: All we can say is that the Canyon Nerve XC 9.0 SL is a super fast lightweight bike with top components at a great price.

Nerve XC 8.0 Outstanding - test winner

Mountainbike 06/10

Verdict: "A bike for everyone and everything. Well balanced geometry, mega fun, top equipment and minimal weight. Brilliant! Test-winner!"

Nerve XC 9.0 SL Canyon gets on rival´s "Nerves"

Vélo Tout Terrain, 03/10

"Canyon offers an unbeatable ratio between equipment and price. This Nerve XC 9.0 SL, with no compromises, proves that best".

Nerve XC 9.0 LTD Super

Bike 03/10

Verdict: marathon racer with super equipment and long levels of travel. Right up there at the front in terms of value for money.

Nerve XC 9.0 SL Outstanding - best buy

Mountainbike 03/10

Conclusion: Top-parts and fool-proof handling. The Nerve leaves no wish unfulfilled and is a sports machine which is superbly suited to a wide range of applications.

Nerve XC 8.0 Endurance test passed. No deficiencies and mega riding fun.

Mountainbike, 12/09

Matthias Eberspächer, MB-Tester: "A loyal companion without airs and graces: for me the Canyon XC is the ideal touring bike - at an affordable price."

Nerve XC 8.0 Outstanding - Test winner

Mountainbike 05/09

Conclusion: Whether it's a demanding marathon or an epic tour - the Nerve XC is just about the perfect bike. A well thought-out ensemble in every detail!

Nerve XC 4.0 Miles from the competitors

Bike Magazine 05/08

Well equipped, excellent responsiveness and a top frame, this Nerve XC 4.0 has set a new benchmark

Nerve XC 8.0 Overall Result: OUTSTANDING!

Mountainbike 05/08

Conclusion: The Nerve needs nothing extra! The Nerve shines in its build as it does on the trail. Light and agile - perfect for Marathons and fast Alp crossings.

Nerve XC 7.0 Test Result: VERY GOOD!

Bike 04/08

Conclusion: A serious sport bike without compromise. Wide riding terrain range with great component specification.


Mountainbike 06/08

Conclusion: In the category of up to 1800 euro the Nerve sprinted from the direct seller right to the test victory! Class components, tasty suspension, precise handling – the perfect race fully or tourer.