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No obstacle is too great.


Nothing can stop you. No jump too big, no trail too gnarly. The FOCUS SAM crowns you king on descents and deftly takes you to up to every single mountain peak. Explore and let the FOCUS SAM stray from the trails. The German Enduro Champion comes from our FOCUS Trail Team, with the FOCUS SAM dominating the podium. One winner, a whole load of acclaim. At races, from customers, in the press. Let the FOCUS SAM convince you.

  • PROVEN IN COMPETITIONThe SAM features geometry that has been primed for enduro. No corners cut, infinite testing, overwhelming success.
  • ROBUSTOur Twin Bearing System at the rear is robust and low maintenance, ensuring no premature end to the fun you’re having with the SAM.
  • EFFICIENTOur state-of-the-art rear with 160 mm travel is an all-round winner: sensitive on descents, supportive in sprints and efficient on climbs.


In the heart of the Dolomites

What do Enduro professionals do in their spare time? Mountain biking, of course. But with a difference – as the video shot by our Focus Trail Team shows. More

Test reports

  • A really hot topicMountainbike rider issue #182 2016"The top-of-the-range m... More
  • Best of 2016World of MTB Best of 2016Throughout the whole year, the editorial team of t... More
  • Dream bike out ...Enduro Mountainbike Magazin issue 18/2015German Enduro Mountainbike Magazin tested the... More
  • Editors' Choice!Singeltrack 102British Singletrack magazine has picked the FOCUS ... More
  • Exceeds Expectations!Velovert 283The French magazine Velovert tested our FOCUS SAM ... More


Twin Bearing System

The Focus Twin Bearing System is better able to compensate for lateral forces acting on the rear triangle. This extends the bearing life.

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Wheel size 27,5"

All FOCUS bikes with a travel of greater than 100 mm are equipped with highly agile and manoeuvrable 27.5" wheels.

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Comparison of wheel sizes

26R, 27R or 29R - what is the perfect wheel size? Read more!

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Internal cable and line routing

The cables and hydraulic lines are routed inside the frame for protection, which extends their life and ensures flawless shifting every time.

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Tapered headtube

The tapered headtube reduces the steering weight while increasing the headset stiffness.

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Geometry  *

Bike size (inches)  27,527,527,527,5
Short form  SMLXL
Seat tube (mm) A400440480520
Top tube (mm) B575590610630
Head tube angle (°) C65,8065,8065,8065,80
Seat tube angle (°) D75,0075,0075,0075,00
Chain stay length (mm) E430430430430
Bottom bracket drop (mm) F10101010
Head tube (mm) G100105120135
Fork Length (mm) H555555555555
Fork rake (mm) I42424242
Wheelbase (mm) J1160117511981221
Stack K585590603617
Reach L422435452468
* The geometry can differ with in the models.