Carrera Karkinos Mens Mountain Bike

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Carrera Karkinos Mens Mountain Bike

The Carrera Karkinos Mens MTB Mountain Bike features an aluminium hardtail frame with front suspension, 16 speed Tourney disc groupset (2 x 8), 27.5" wheels and is finished in black & red.

Carrera Karkinos Mens MTB

  • Carrera Men's Alloy Hardtail MTB Frame with Front Suspension
  • Part of the range.
  • 27.5" Disc Brake Wheels
  • 16 Speed (Tourney Groupset - 2 x 8)
  • Available in XS, S, M & L in Black & Red.

Brake Type: Mechanical Disc Brakes.

Groupset: Shimano Acera 2x8.

Suspension: Front Suspension.

Frame: Lightweight strong and durable Alloy frame.

Forks: Suntour XCM forks with 100mm of travel.

Gears: 16-speed Shimano Acera gearing for easier hill climbs.

Brakes: Mechanical disc-brakes for smooth, controlled stopping.

Wheels: 27.5" double walled rims for extra durability.

Saddle: Carrera Memory Foam Saddle for ultimate comfort on your ride. The Carrera Karkinos is a fantastic blend of capability and up to date componentry.

Shifting is smooth and hassle free thanks to the Shimano 2x drivetrain and trigger shifters, Tektro mechanical disc brake offer controlled braking allowing you to ride with confidence. Off-road with comfort with a Suntour 100mm travel fork and our supportive Carrera memory foam saddle. To enhance the riding experience, we have also designed the Karkinos to have a 2x drivetrain.

One less cog at the front means less weight and less maintenance but also makes changing gears more intuitive as fewer choices help you get the one you want quicker. And, don't worry about the range of gears. The Karkinos comes equipped with a bigger 8-speed cassette at the back wheel, so you've still got those important choices at the top and bottom end of the range.

Sometimes, less is definitely more! Tyres: DELI SA-258 All terrain tyres.

Forks: Suntour XCM 28,100mm.

Age: 14+.

Bottom Bracket: Sealed, 73/122.5mm.

Cassette/Freewheel: Shimano CS-HG200 8-speed, 12-32T.

Chain: KMC 8-speed.

Chainset: Square taper, 36/22T, XS-165mm, S-170mm, M,L,XL-175mm.

Front Hub: Black, alloy, Quick release 9x100mm.

Front Brake: Tektro MD-M280 Mechanical Disc Brake, 160mm.

Front Derailleur: Shimano FD-M315 Altus, 31.8mm clamp.

Grips: Carrera MTB.

Handlebars: Riser bar, 20mm rise, 31.8mm clamp, 740mm.

Headset: Semi-integrated, 1 1/8".

Pedals: Mountain bike pedal, 9/16".

Pedals Included: Yes.

Quick Release Front Wheel: Yes.

Rear Hub: Black, alloy, Quick release 10x135mm.

Rear Derailleur: Shimano RD-M360-L Acera, 2x8.

Rims: Alloy double wall.

Tyre Size: 27.5 x 2.10".

Suspension: Front Suspension.

Seatpost: Alloy, 31.6x350mm, 34.9mm clamp.

Fork travel: 100mm.

Frame Material: Alloy.

There is also a women's Carrera Karkinos mountain bike... more details.

Carrera Bikes

Carrera Bikes

This bike was manufactured by Carrera, a well known brand of bikes sold by Halfords. Carrera are one of the most popular UK bike brands, and offer ranges of mountain bikes, road bikes, hybrids, folding bikes, kids bikes and more recently E-Bikes. Carrera bikes are known for their exceptional value, and are largely priced under £600, making them both accessible and appealing to the British public.

Carrera Mountain Bikes

Carrera Mountain Bikes

Carrera are probably best known for their affordable range of men's and women's mountain bikes sold via Halfords. A Carrera mountain bike will typically cost between £300 and £600, and their selection largely comprises of hardtails with alloy frames, disc brakes and mid travel Suntour suspension forks. Popular models in their hardtail lineup include the Vengeance, Valour, Sulcata, Vulcan, Karkinos and Hellcat bikes. Carrera have also manufactured a handful of full suspension models, including the budget Detonate and slightly more expensive Titan and Titan X. Historically, Carrera manufactured 29er models, but in recent years they've focused on producing bikes with the smaller 27.5" wheel diameter.

Karkinos Mens MTB Mountain Bike Specification

Bike TypeMountain Bikes
Range
Frame MaterialAlloy
Frame TypeHardtail
Fork TypeSuspension Fork
Brakes TypeDisc Brakes
Number of Gears16 Speed
ChainringsDouble Chainring
Cassette8 Speed
GroupsetTourney
Wheel Diameter27.5"
ColourBlack & Red
SizeXS, S, M & L
GenderMen's
Designed forMTB
BrandCarrera
RetailerHalfords
RRP£350.00
Lowest Price£340.00

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