Dirt Works Cannibal

Dirt Works Cannibal


Date: June 1999
Price: $1395 (frame and Shock)
Purpose: Dual-suspension, trailbike
Home Phone: (949) 472-1200

C Value
B Weight?25.25 pounds
A Frame design
C Fork performance?3″ RST XMO
B Rear suspension?Fox Vanilla Float RC shock, 4-Bar
              linkage, 3.25″ travel
B Component selection
C Climbing efficiency
A Cornering ability
B Descending prowess
Teacher’s notes: The Cannibal was a top-notch trailbike that every test rider found favor with. Its XMO fork was poorly suited for its aggressive handling characteristics, and its rear suspension feels a little too mushy under power for cross country racing.