2012 Norco Aurum 2- near new, LOW hours! SOLD

Update- will sell the bike as it sits, ready to ride for $1200. If you also want a new in box Rockshox Charger damper upgrade for the Boxxer fork the price is $1350. Current damper is the RC which I found rode great (all trails at Keppoch).

The Aurum ushered in a new era of DH bike for Norco- long, low and slack, this machine likes to go fast (definitely faster than my 50 year old body wants to go!). No more than 30 hours of riding (a handful of Keppoch trips), everything is in excellent condition, with just a few shuttle and bike rack scratches. Even the original rubber looks new. No pedals included. Size Large.

If you like riding Keppoch, there’s nothing like riding it on a DH bike!

Never crashed. Needs nothing other than maybe a rear brake bleed- it’s starting to feel a little spongy but still works well. Includes the original X-Fusion 400lb coil spring as well as the currently installed Fox SLS (Super Light Steel) 450lb coil spring.

Bike is totally stock other than the Fox coil spring-

FRAME- Aurum DH race frame , 200 mm travel , hydroformed 6061 aluminum
FORK- Rockshox Boxxer RC Race Coil
REAR SHOCK- X-Fusion Vector RC

SPOKES- Black stainless spokes
REAR HUB- Alloy sealed bearing 157 x 12 mm, Syntace X12 axle
FRONT HUB- Alloy sealed bearing 20 mm
TIRES- Kenda Nevagal 26 x 2.50 with Stick E rubber and CAP casing
RIMS- Sun Inferno 29 rim

CHAIN- KMC Z-99 9 speed chain
CRANKSET- FSA Gap Mega Exo DH single 36T 83 mm shell
CASSETTE- SRAM PG-950 9 speed cassette 11-28T
REAR DERAILLEUR- Sram X-7 short cage
SHIFTER REAR- Sram X7 9 speed

BRAKE LEVERS- Avid Elixer 5
REAR BRAKE- Avid Elixir 5 rear disc brake 200 mm rotor
FRONT BRAKE- Avid Elixir 5 front disc brake 200 mm rotor
GRIPS- Norco lock on grips
HANDLEBAR- Norco 6061 alloy double butted 760 mm
STEM- Black Spire zero degree direct mount
HEADSET- FSA #57B ZS ( tapered internal ) 1.5" to 1-1/8"" with 1-1/8"" crown race and 1.6 mm top cover"
SADDLE- WTB Silverado Comp
SEAT POST- Norco two bolt seatpost

Pinkbike’s review of this bike- Norco Aurum 2 Review - Pinkbike


Size? Forgive me if I’m missed it


Whooops! Thanks for pointing that out- size Large. Added to the original post.


Added a brand new Charger Damper upgrade for the Boxxer to the listing to sweeten the deal!

Make an offer… lots of bike for the money!

If it was xl I’d have jumped on it!


I’m about 5’11" and found it to be on the large side. From the Pinkbike review-

large felt just about right for a 6’2", 200-lb rider

Reach is slightly longer than the current Aurum A1 in size L although they do now offer an XL size which they didn’t in 2012.

Price drop bump!

Bump for pricing adjustment.


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