The dragon slayer of Kona's Process range. This is the bike for riders with a urge to go fast. Still capable and comfortable on the climbs, but turn that singletrack downwards - and make it nasty - and the Process 153 DL takes you to another level. Top Features of the Kona Process 153 DL (2016) Mountain Bike Kona 6061 Aluminum Butted 153mm travel frame RockShox Pike RCT3 160mm travel forks SRAM 1x11 drivetrain Shimano XT hydraulic disc brakes Maxxis Minion tyres Kona finishing kit WTB Volt saddle Product Data MTB: Yes Number of gears: 11 Front Axle Type: QR15 Cable Routing: Full Outer Model Year: 2016 Frame: Kona 6061 Aluminum Butted 153mm Travel Fork Material: Aluminium Alloy Fork: RockShox Pike RCT3 Solo Air 160mm QR15 Tapered Steerer: Tapered Bottle Cage Mounts: Single Front Derailleur Mount: None Dropouts: Replaceable Rear Derailleur Hanger Wheel Size: 27.5" (650b) Wheelset: Novatech hubs laced to WTB ASYM i35 rums Groupset Manufacturer: SRAM Shifters: SRAM X01 Rear Derailleur: SRAM X01 Brake Type: Hydraulic Disc Brake Brakes: Shimano XT Brake Callipers: Shimano XT with 203/180mm rotors Chainset type: Single Chainset: SRAM X1 1200 Chainring Size: 32 Tooth Chain: KMC X11 Bottom Bracket: SRAM Press Fit 92 Cassette: SRAM XG1195 10-42t 11spd Cassette Range: 10-42 Tooth Handlebars: Kona XC/BC 35 Riser Bar Tape/Grips: ODI Ruffian MX Stem: Kona XC/BC 35 Seat Post: KS Lev Integra Saddle: WTB Volt Team Tyres: Maxxis Minion DHF EXO 27.5x2.3" Pedals: Supplied with basic flat pedals Warranty: "3 year frame warranty, 12 month parts warranty" Rear Shock/Travel: RockShox Monarch Plus RC3 Fork Type: Suspension The Process The industry-leading revolution in mountain-bike geometry started with the Process platform. The short stem for stiff and quick handling mated with lengthy reach numbers for a confidence-inspiring overall fit and long front center for stability at speed. Add short chainstays, to maintain maneuverability in technical situations, and a low BB for an in-the-bike feel. The lowest standover possible on all sizes, while short chainstays benefit cornering, jump-ability and overall bike stiffness.SRAM XO1 Drivetrain The SRAM X01 drivetrain is the perfect combination of performance and durability, with its zero loss engagement ensuring reliable and fast shifting whatever the terrain.Shimano XT Hydraulic Brakes Shimano hydraulic disc brakes with a splined 203mm Icetech rotor on both front and 180mm at the rear, its ergonomic levers shall allow you to maintain a perfect grip for more effective braking on the technical trails KS Lev Dropper Post The KS Lev dropper post will allow you to descend with ease, no more need for your saddle to be in the way. With a simple press of the trigger it gives you 100mm more movement to weave through the trails.WTB Wheelset WTB ASYM i35 TCS double wall disc specific rims are laced to Novatech sealed bearing hubs, with bolt through axles front and rear. These are wrapped in Maxxis Minion tyres, to give you a great wheelset for attacking even the gnarliest terrain at speed.