Black Friday electric bike deal – save 25% on the Vitus E-Sommet 297 VR e-MTB

Vitus E-Sommet 297 VR e-MTB
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Save £1,000.00 on Vitus E-Sommet 297 VR at Wiggle (opens in new tab)

Save £1,000.00 on Vitus E-Sommet 297 VR at Wiggle (opens in new tab)
Was $3,999.99, now $2,999.99
The Vitus E-Sommet 297 VR electric mountain bike is engineered for enduro racing. It features an alloy frame with mixed wheel mullet sizing and a Shimano STEPS motor drive, Shimano Deore 11-Speed groupset and RockShox suspension.


There's lots of the best Black Friday electric bike deals to be had, making it a great time to find a cheap e-MTB. The Bike Perfect team has been hunting down all the best mountain bike deals and one of the best we have found is on the highly rated Vitus E-Sommet 297 VR with a whopping £1,000 discount and free UK delivery at Wiggle (opens in new tab)

This particular deal is available in the UK only, but we've added our price comparison tool below that will show you the best available deals in your territory.

The E-Sommet 297 VR features a modern-geometry alloy frame equipped with RockShox Domain forks and Super Deluxe rear shock that should offer a balance of high-speed control and traction in all weather conditions. Fitted with a Shimano STEPS E7000 electronic pedal-assisted motor drive it will give you an extra push on steep climbs and the trusted Shimano Deore M5100 11-Speed groupset and powerful hydraulic disc brakes gives you an excellent gear range and dependable stopping power.

It also features a mixed-wheel mullet set up with 29-inch front and 27.5-inch rear that gives a fast all-terrain performance. The wheels are Tubeless Ready WTB ST Light i30 rims wrapped in high-grip Maxxis Assegai Wide Trail (front) and High Roller II 3C MaxxTerra (rear) tires. The spec is completed with a Brand-X Ascend dropper seatpost and a stylish Nukeproof Horizon finishing kit.

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  • Backcountry (opens in new tab): Up to 60% off bikes, shoes, clothing, helmets and more
  • Rei (opens in new tab): Discounts on cycling and more in other categories
  • ProBikeKit (opens in new tab): Predominantly a road retailer but also sells MTB gear
  • Eastern Mountain Sports (opens in new tab): Up to 80% off cycling products
  • Wiggle (opens in new tab): Over 60% off a huge range of bikes and cycling kit
  • Chain Reaction Cycles (opens in new tab): Discounts on hundreds of bikes

If you're looking for more deals, you'll probably be interested in our dedicated Black Friday mountain bike deals article. The main event may not have started in earnest yet, but we've dug around for the best off-road cycling deals already available from across the internet.

If you're specifically looking to upgrade your bike, then our Black Friday mountain bike wheel deals article may well be of interest, we also have a dedicated round-up of all the best Black Friday MTB helmet deals, Black Friday MTB clothing deals and Black Friday mountain bike shoe deals

Paul Brett
Staff writer

Based in Edinburgh, Paul Brett is a staff writer for BikePerfect.com. He has been an avid cyclist for as long as he can remember, initially catching the mountain biking bug in the 1990s, and raced mountain bikes for over a decade before injury cut short a glittering career. He’s since developed an obsession for gravel riding and recently has dabbled in the dark art of cyclocross. A fan of the idea of bikepacking he has occasionally got involved and has ridden routes like the North Coast 500, Scotland and the Via Francigena (Pilgrim Route), Italy.


An award-winning photographer, when not riding a bike, he can be found at the side of a cyclocross track or a downhill mountain bike world championship shooting the action. Paul has been the founder, editor and senior writer for Proper Cycling magazine that has seen him travel the world interviewing some of the biggest names in mountain biking and writing about some of the biggest cycling brands.


Rides: Scott Spark RC Team Issue, Bergamont Grandurance Elite, Standert Kreissäge Team Edition


Height: 176cm


Weight: 85kg