Kona Process 153 CR/DL Mountain Bike Review

5.00 out of 5
WHERE TO BUY    MSRP: $5,499
Rider Questions
Member Bikes
5 bikes
on Apr 1, 2020
on Mar 26, 2020
on Feb 13, 2020
on Feb 2, 2020
  Reed R
on Dec 3, 2019
Top Rated Gear From Kona
Kona Cinder Cone
Kona Honzo
Kona Kahuna
Kona Hei Hei
Kona Precept 130
Kona Hei Hei Trail DL
Kona Big Honzo DL
Kona Abra Cadabra

October 17, 2019
Model/Year: 2019 Process CR/DL

Pros: Loves back wheel. Burley enough for park, spry enough for backyard trails. Super-fun, all-round party bike

Cons: Chainstays flare wayyy out to accommodate boost spacing. Constant battle with scuff marks. Wrap that sucker before you take an inaugural ride. Climbs well-enough for me (I suck). May not be as nimble for you mountain goats.

Recommendation: Nimble and burley, all rolled into one sick package. The new suspension layout lets it thrive in steep and technical downhill, but isn't a slouch in a climb or challenging your buddies to a game of B.I.K.E. on some skinnies. I love a bike with short chainstays, but this one just might make you a convert as well.