2022 Kona Hei Hei CR/DL

A 29″ carbon frame full suspension trail bike with ultra high-end components, priced at the high end of the Hei Hei model range. Compare the full range

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2022 Kona Hei Hei CR/DL
MSRP$6,999
SuspensionFull
Travel120mm rear, 120mm front
FrameCarbon
ForkRockShox SID Ultimate
Wheels29″
Drivetrain1 × 12 Electronic
GroupsetGX Eagle AXS, Truvativ Descendant Carbon
BrakesHydraulic Disc
SeatpostDropper post
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Gearing

1 × 12 — 12 speed

Hei Hei CR/DL

29 mph

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26 mph

The Hei Hei CR/DL is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding up hills.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the Hei Hei CR/DL while riding downhill or sprinting.


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Reviews

June 2021

BIKEPACKING.com
Kona Hei Hei Review: Fastpacker Extraordinaire

The Kona Hei Hei is a short-travel full-suspension mountain bike on a mission to blur the lines between cross-country and trail bike. Its modern geometry and cavernous main triangle had us wondering how it would perform as a loaded bikepacking rig, and after four months of testing, we’re ready to share our findings. Find our detailed review of the Kona Hei Hei CR / DL here…

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March 2021

Beta
The Beta Tests: Kona Hei Hei CR/DL

Think 120mm of travel is overkill for an XC race weapon? Think again.

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August 2020

Vital MTB
2020 Kona Hei Hei CR/DL Bike

Any rider interested in covering ground quickly without having to sacrifice a great deal on the descents would be stoked with the Kona Hei Hei.

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April 2020

BIKE Magazine
First Ride: 2020 Kona Hei Hei CR/DL

As XC racing evolves, brands are left with a choice. Keep things traditional or change with the times. Kona's new carbon Hei Hei does a little of both.

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April 2020

Pinkbike
Review: Kona's Fresh Hei Hei Can Make Cross-Country Fun - Pond Beaver 2020

The new Hei Hei is a 120mm-travel cross-country-ish 29er that's ideal for all-day adventures.

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April 2019

MBR
Kona Hei Hei CR/DL review - MBR

Kona is better known for its freeride bikes but it’s no stranger to XC racing either, the 100mm travel Kona Hei Hei being its weapon of choice.

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Geometry

Sizing
SM

5'0" – 5'8"

MD

5'2" – 6'1"

LG

5'9" – 6'6"

XL

5'10" – 6'6"

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Specs
Build
Frame

Kona Race Light Carbon 120mm Travel

BB StandardBB86/BB92, press-fit

ColorGloss Metallic Yellow w/ Charcoal & Yellow Decals

Fork

RockShox Sid Ultimate DebonAir 120mm Tapered 110mm Spacing

Rear Shock

RockShox Sid Luxe Ultimate

Bottom Bracket

SRAM DUB PF92

Headset

FSA No.57E

Stem

RaceFace Turbine R 35

Handlebar

RaceFace Next 35

Saddle

WTB Volt

Seatpost

RockShox Reverb w/1x Remote Lever 31.6mm

Pedals

n/a

Grips

Kona Key Grip

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

SRAM GX AXS

Front Derailleur

n/a

Crank

SRAM Descendant DUB Carbon, 34t X-Sync Eagle

Shifters

SRAM GX AXS

Cassette

SRAM X01-Eagle 10-52t 12spd

Chain

SRAM GX-Eagle

Chain Guide

n/a

Brakes

SRAM G2 RSC

Brake Levers

SRAM G2 RSC

Wheels
Rims

WTB KOM Team i30 TCS 2.0

Spokes

Sandvik Stainless Black 2.0/1.8 Butted

Front Hub

DT Swiss 350 110x15mm

Rear Hub

DT Swiss 350 148x12mm

Tires

Maxxis Rekon Race EXO TR DUAL 29x2.4WT"

Disk Rotors

SRAM Centerline 180mm

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