After the success of the Jones Plus SWB, or short wheel base, completes last year, Jones announced the launching of the LWB, or long wheel base, complete this morning. Whereas the Jones Plus SWB is a smaller bike overall, with 27.5×2.8-3.25″ tires, the Jones Plus LWB is a larger bike, designed to fit 29×2.8-3.25″ tires. The Jones Plus LWB is boxed and ready to ride for $2050 in either a knobby or a road slick tire option. Check out more details below, or head to Jones to read up!
Jones Plus LWB Bicycle Overview
This is a complete Jones bicycle that is pre-assembled, in a box.
Jones Plus LWB geometry for a great ride in a wide range of conditions.
All 4130 chromoly steel frame and fork with butted tubing.
A great bike for dirt, road, mountains, gravel, city, touring/trekking, bikepacking, commuting, fitness, riding around the world or just around your neighborhood.
Frame and fork designed to work together (frameset).
Big and tall 29″ x 2.8″ / 700c x 70mm smooth tread tires or bigger 29″ x 3″ / 700c x 76mm knobby tubeless ready tires on 50mm wide rims allow you to run very low pressure for maximum suppleness, better traction, more flotation and comfort along with lower rolling resistance, less flats and more safety, on road and dirt!
Wide range SRAM NX Eagle 1×12 drivetrain.
Powerful and reliable disk brakes.
Full rack fender and bottle mounting bosses.
The frame has three water bottle mounting locations, two of which can accommodate triple-boss style. The fork can hold two more bottles for a total of five on the bike.
Available in semi-matte black or high gloss red with a clear coat applied over the decals.
Big tire clearance.
Small- Rider height 5′ – 5’8″, Standover at center of top tube is 30.5″.
Medium- Rider height 5’7″ – 6’2″, Standover at center of top tube is 31.5″.
Large- Rider height 6′ – 6’6″, Standover at center of top tube is 33″.