The GT Fury that most of us are familiar with debuted in 2009–as the first carbon DH bike on the market. Riding styles, however, have changed in the intervening years. The bar, to put it simply, has gotten higher. Enter the new, 2014 GT Fury–redesigned with the Athertons’ input, the bike has been rebuilt from the ground up–ready for the latest generation of World Cup tracks and bike parks around the world.

Watch the full development story here. This is the first major redesign of GT’s DH rig since 2009.