First Look: Mankind 2019 Completes
All New From The German Tech Masters
8 Mar 2018
Images courtesy of Mankind
Only a few months to go and summer will be upon us. If you're looking to freshen up your ride in the most dramatic way, i.e. get rid of the old thing and bag yourself a new complete, then you can't go wrong with this new line from Mankind. This is the first dip into the complete bike world from this long standing company established in 2005 and headed up by Christoph Huber, a stalwart of the German BMX scene for over three decades. Whether it's a 16" for the little nippers or a comfortable setup for any level of park or street, these guys have you covered.
'A CORE STREET MACHINE'
"Mankind Thunder 20" Bikes feature a 100% Chromoly Frame, Fork and Bars, fully sealed Mankind Prometheus Freecoaster Hub 9t with a 14mm axle, sealed Mankind Prometheus Front Hub, Mankind Vision Rims, Mankind NXS 3-Piece Cranks, sealed Mankind Epoch Mid Size Bottom Bracket, sealed Mankind Epoch Integrated Headset, Mankind Epoch Riser Stem, Mankind Control Plastic Pedals, Mankind Control Alloy Sprocket 25t, Shadow Interlock V2 Chain, Shadow Strada Nuova LP Tire 2.3” and a padded Mankind Thunder Mid Pivotal Seat." - MORE INFO
'A TRUE PARK RIDE'
"The Mankind International Bike is the perfect high end Park Bike packed with Mankind & Shadow aftermarket parts like Mankind Epoch FL Stem, Mankind Nexus 3Pc Cranks, Mankind Prometheus Cassette and Front Hub, The Shadow Valor LP 2.4” Tires and the Shadow V2 Interlock Chain. The frame features a park geometry with 20.75 Top Tube, 13.25” CS Length, 8.5” Stand Over and a 11.5” BB Height." - MORE INFO
'A PERFECT RIDE TO TEST YOUR LIMITS'
"Mankind Libertad 20" Bikes are equipped with a fully sealed Mankind Control Cassette Hub 9t with a 14mm axle, sealed Mankind Control Front Hub with female axle and bolts, 100% Chromoly 3-Piece Cranks with 8 Spline - 19mm Spindle, sealed Mid Size Bottom Bracket, sealed Mankind Control Integrated Headset, Mankind Control Alloy Top Load Stem with 50mmreach, Mankind Control Plastic Pedals, Mankind Control Alloy Sprocket 25t, Shadow Valor LP Tire 2.4” and a padded Mankind Libertad Mid Pivotal Seat with Denim Side Material and Mankind Woven Label." - MORE INFO
'AN EXPERT RIDE FOR EVERY RIDING STYLE'
"The Mankind NXS Bike combines great looks with amazing specs! It comes with a sealed integrated headset, sealed Mid BB and a fully sealed Cassette Hub. The Nexus is available in 18” and 20”. The 18” is suitable for riders from about 125cm to 150cm and from appr. seven to twelve years of age. The 20” is available in 20.5” and XL: 21.0” Top Tube versions, making it easy for you to find the size you need." - MORE INFO
'THE ENTRY LEVEL RIDE'
"A beginner bike for the younger and smaller rider. Therefore we have designed size, geometry and weight in order to make it as ideal as possible to learn to ride BMX and to have a great time. The Planet is available in 16” and 20”. The 16” is suitable for riders from about 110cm to 140cm and from appr. five to nine years of age. The 20” has a shorter 20.0” Top Tube and lower 8.25” bar for an easy and direct handling for the younger rider from about 150cm of size on." - MORE INFO
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