The 27.5plus version of the Horsethief has finally been unveiled.
Salsa is calling it the Pony Rustler and it will be available in carbon and aluminum versions within the 3 models offered, the 2 carbon framed models spec’d with 1×11 and the one aluminum framed model will come with 2×10. There will be 4 sizes for those 3 models with MSRP of $3500, $4500, and $5500.
It will have 120mm of full suspension travel via the Split Pivot design .
All models will come with 27.5×3.0 WTB Bridger tires, but will also be compatible with 29×2.4 tires (requiring a separate 29er wheelset obviously). The wheels are spec’d with the new Boost 110 and 148 hubs as well.
A carbon frame only option is also going to be available for $2499.
Availability is scheduled for January 2016.