If there was ever a brand that could use the phrase ‘steel is real’ then it has to be Kona. They have reverted to their original mountain bike material for their top road frame and a couple of the x-country hardtails.
Kona Deluxe road frame
This is a very serviceable Deda frame, backed up with Deda carbon seat and chainstays. In a semi compact design the Deluxe looks set to be a very lively performer.
Ultegrakona – 250 x 333
konaroaddetail – 187 x 249
Kona entered the cross market around 6 years ago with their now legendary Jake
konascandiumcross – 400 x 300