2020 Kona SHIELD

Upper mid-range component level aluminum frame gravel bike

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2020 Kona SHIELD
  • MSRP $1,599
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 29″ Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 2 × 10
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Deore
Gearing

2 × 10 — 20 speed

2020 Kona SHIELD
28 mph
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36 mph

The 2020 SHIELD is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2020 SHIELD won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

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Geometry
Build
FrameKona 6061 Aluminum Butted
ForkRockShox Recon TK Coil Spring 100mm Tapered
Rear Shockn/a
Bottom BracketShimano 73mm
HeadsetFSA No.57B
StemKona XC/BC
HandlebarKona XC/BC
SaddleKona Comfort
SeatpostKona Thumb
PedalsKona JS
GripsVelo Ergo
Components
Front DerailleurShimano Deore
Rear DerailleurShimano Deore
ShiftersShimano Deore
Crank26/36t
CassetteShimano Deore 11-42t 10spd
ChainKMC X10
Chain Guide
BrakesShimano Deore
Brake LeversShimano Hydraulic
Disk RotorsShimano RT30 180mm (centerlock)
Wheels
RimsWTB STP i29
SpokesSandvik Stainless Black 14g
Front HubShimano Deore 100x15mm (centerlock)
Rear HubShimano Deore 148x12mm (centerlock)
TiresWTB Cruz Comp 29x2.0"
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2020 Kona SHIELD