Everything we have learned has gone into creating this year’s Blast, nearly three decades of life loving the trail. This is the perfect ride for anyone looking to go farther and deeper down the endless trail of smile-cracking, wicked good times.
Kona Race Light Scandium 69
Race Light Scandium 69 comes with yield strengths that are about 40 percent higher than previous Scandium alloys. The result is the strongest per-weight aluminum alloy ever made. Because of its fibrous or fine-grained structure, Race Light Scandium 69 alloy reveals a unique combination of corrosion resistance and excellent fatigue strength.
The RockShox 30 Silver fork comes with 100m of travel, providing a comfortable ride and also maintaining traction, when pushing hard over rough terrain.
Shimano 9 speed drivetrain
The Shimano 9 speed drivetrain is the perfect combination of performance and durability, ensuring reliable shifting whatever the terrain.
Shimano hydraulic disc brakes
Shimano hydraulic disc brakes with 160mm rotors provide huge stopping power whatever the weather conditions.
WTB and Shimano disc wheels
WTB SX19 double wall disc specific rims are laced to Novatech sealed bearing hubs and wrapped in Maxxis Ardent/Crossmark tires to give you a great wheelset for hammering through the trails.
Kona finishing kit
Kona finishing kit and WTB saddle provides great performance and great value.