Santa Cruz Bicycles Highball Bike - SPX XC Build Kit - 2012 - $3,569.96

Throw a leg over the Santa Cruz Highball, and get to winnin'. The Highball features Santa Cruz's proprietary continuous carbon fiber layup, which results in thinner tubes, tougher carbon, and lighter weight than traditional carbon construction. And, since you can't ride a frame without parts, Santa Cruz outfitted the Highball with its blingy SPX XC build kit, which leaves very little room for upgrade lust.Shimano XT Dyna-Sys drivetrain offers 30 different gearing combos so you always have the perfect ratio Avid Elixir CR brakes provide confident stopping power in a lightweight package Fox Shox F29 RLC fork soaks up the bumps and prevents your forearms from spontaneously combusting Super-tough and ultra-lightweight Easton and Thomson components round out the cockpit DT Swiss 350 hubs laced to Mavic TN719 rims make for a bombproof, race-ready wheelset - $3,569.96