Will Strickson

Thursday, November 3, 2022 – 15:00

YT’s first gravel bike is comfortable and capable, and should appeal to both roadies and MTB riders in different ways

£4,399 / US$4,499 / €4,499

The YT Szepter is the first gravel bike from mountain bike specialist YT Industries. It is built around the Rockshox Rudy XPLR front suspension fork, creating a bike that is fit for performing on trails and the road.

Through the use of the suspension fork, dropper post and an MTB-adjacent geometry, the Szepter carries across YT’s descent-first ethos from the brand’s gravity-focussed MTB range, but YT says it has focussed on ensuring solid performance on all terrain.

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