Mountain Biking - carrera
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01-23-06, 06:54 PM
Does anyone know anything about Carrera full suspension mountainbikes? 21 speeds and 2003 model. I believe the model is DSTY 2620 but when i did a google search I came up with no such model. I need to know how it compares with say, an older Giant DS1. Is it reliable? Can you go over a pebble without doing damage to it? Does it hold up?
01-23-06, 08:14 PM
No dude. Don't get one. I had a Carrera Mountain Bike. That are pieces of crap. They are the same thing as a Wal-Mart Bike.
is this the same company that makes goggles?
01-24-06, 06:52 PM
Yeah they make goggles. My friend has a pair. They are pretty nice and comfortable. But I didn't like the bike that I bought with thier name on it. It was crap!
01-24-06, 10:17 PM
Yes Carrera make nice googles. But a Carrera bike :o
01-25-06, 12:14 PM
Thanks for the input - you just confirmed something someone else told me.
The Great Stonk
01-25-06, 02:59 PM
in the uk - carrera is a brand owned and produced by halfords, which who i happen to work for :)
never knew their were 2 carrera brands hehe, the ones i build and sell day in day out are actually pretty good value for money rides, had one myself for the past year or so.
01-25-06, 04:12 PM
Yeah, I know they do make some good bikes, but I think they make good road bikes. I don't think they very good at making MTBs.
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