Sea Otter '11: Focus FSL

  • By Caley Fretz
  • Published Apr. 18, 2011
  • Updated Oct. 11, 2012 at 4:53 PM EDT

Focus debuted their FSL full suspension range last fall, but engineers at the German company made a few tweaks to the radical looking frame over the winter. The top-tube rear shock position remains the same, and the FSL is still a feathery 21lbs in race livery, but a few small details like bearings and housing stops have been improved. Focus product manager Fabian Wittenburg walked through the latest FSL at Sea Otter.

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Caley Fretz

Caley Fretz

Tech Editor Caley Fretz came on board with VN in September 2010, and now splits his year between Boulder, Colorado and Annecy, France. Beyond his journalistic pursuits, he is a category 1 road, 'cross and track racer. He also holds a pro XC mountain bike license, though unlicensed racing is now more his style.

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