Mountain Biking - New bike
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06-12-06, 05:58 PM
Hi guys, i was thinking if u could give me some help to buy a new bike, it needs to be a cheap bike. I want to give some jumps, high, some mountain, and a bike that i can iniciate a little of street, street jumps and that stuff. Thnx !
06-12-06, 08:52 PM
what's your price range
06-13-06, 09:19 AM
700 euros is my max, since i want a bike to iniciate, and not very good, but not bad :P
06-13-06, 09:27 AM
Go to your local bike shop and take a look at the bikes they have, and ask them what a good bike for dirt jump/street would be.
06-13-06, 09:49 AM
in the shop i saw , specialized hardrock sport and mondraker play 2 and play 3, i was watching the specialized p2 but than i saw the price :S What u think about those specialized and mondraker ?
700 euros is about 900 us dollars, ideally that would get you a Rockhopper Comp Disc, sadly, bikes (that come from the US) are more expensive in Europe, about 50% more expensive, still, 700 euros should still be able to get you a Hardrock Comp Disc with some haggling.
I don't know about Mondraker bikes but a Hardrock Comp Disc would be a great bike for your needs.
06-13-06, 10:06 AM
Any of the Iron Horse Yakuza bikes are perfect for all around freeriding. Not sure if they will ship to you, but Performance has some great prices right now:
06-13-06, 10:54 AM
ok ! thnx :D i think ill decide betwin rockhopper comp and hardrock , but there are 2 more possibilties... like mondraker play2 or play3, and one of the scott's voltage yz... what u guys think ?
06-13-06, 11:06 AM
but i cant stop thinking in the specialized p2, i can do everything with that bike and the bike is so cool, i think it worth the money, i can do street, dirt.. a little mountain :D
Kona Cinder Cone would be perfect - not sure it its it your price range but it can't be far off :)
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