Hey guys, I'm pretty new to bikes and was wondering what you guys thought about the K2 Zed 4.0 2006 edition. The statistics of this bike are as follows:
Frame: Reflex Mountain, 6061 aluminum, replaceable hanger and disc brake mount
Fork: Answer Manitou Axel Super FFD-R, 100mm travel, with oil damping and rebound adjuster
Rear Shock: N/A
Front Derailleur: SRAM X-Gen
Rear Derailleur: SRAM X-7
Shifters: SRAM X-7 Trigger
Brakes Levers: Hayes Sole
Brakes: Hayes Sole hydraulic discs
Chain: KMC Z9000
Crankset: Truvativ 5D, Powerspline, 22/32/44T
Cassette: SRAM PG-950 cassette, 11-32T, nine speed
Pedals: Alloy MTB
Bottom Bracket: Truvativ Powerspline, sealed cartridge
Headset: 1 1/8" threadless, Intellaset style
Saddle: WTB Pure V Comp
Seat Post: Aluminum microadjust, 350mm
Handlebar: Butted alloy riser bar
Grips: WTB Moto
Stem: Alloy threadless
Tires: WTB Mutano Raptor 26x2.14"
Wheelset: Sun CR-18 double-wall rims, Shimano disc-specific hubs and 32 black stainless spokes / wheel
Weight: 30.6 lbs.
The retail is apparently $900, but it is being sold at $499. Is this a steal?? Should I get this bike so that I can commute to work on a daily basis? Thank you muchos.