G8

G8 - Black
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G8 - Falcon Grey Trigger Shifter - Black Trigger Shifter - Falcon Grey

For everyday riding in a maintenance-free package

...the latest generation of SRAM gear hubs.

The new SRAM G8 features even gear spacing, paired with fast, responsive shifts, making a serious alternative to a traditional derailleur system. The guts of the G8 are safely contained and protected inside a sleek outer housing, making the system robust and maintenance-free.

The SRAM G8 is ideal for everyday riding and all-weather conditions. It's also perfect for touring over long distances while still keeping a race-ready feel. In short, the G8 is for riders who would rather spend their time on the road, without having to deal with maintenance and adjustments.

• New generation of gear hubs
• Snappy, derailleur-like shifting
• Sleek German design
• Robust, maintenance-free system
• Shifting under load or when stopped

Included in SRAM G8 groupset. 

  • G8 Hub
  • G8 Twist Shifter
Weight2188g
Gears8
Technology Highlight(s)Direct Shift, Special Seal Technology, Metal Injection Shift Cam, Shifting under load or when stopped
ColorsBlack, Falcon Grey
OtherShifter: SRAM G8 Twist Shifter
OptionsCoaster
DetailsOption: Gates Beltdrive
Retail AvailabilityAugust 2012
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SCT - Smart Coasterbrake Technology™

SCT ensures high safety when braking with faster and more sensitive response, and improved brake modulation thanks to reduced play.

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Smart Connect™

Intelligent system for fast, tool-free connection of hub and shifter.

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STiAD - Stiff Axle Design™

With this internal shift mechanism, the axle remains just as strong as a standard axle. 8% stiffer axle in comparison with existing axle end designs.

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MSRP
USD: $239
Euro: €216
Euro MSRP includes VAT

Some variations of this product featured on this page are not available for purchase and are installed on bicycles as original equipment only. See your dealer for details.

SRAM Warranty (2.3 MB, PDF)

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28 Pages Updated September 17, 2013
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