A mountain bike of poor quality not only ruins your biking experience but also puts you in harm’s way. So you always need to be choosy and careful before buying a mountain bike if you don’t want to end up in despair. To ease your confusion, we are now going to review Mongoose XR-Pro 29″ men’s mountain bike, which is one of the most popular and best-selling bikes in the market.
Mongoose XR-Pro comes with aluminum frame, a dual suspension, efficient gearing, large wheels, and a reliable braking system. Although it comes 90% pre-assembled, the rest can be assembled in just 5 minutes just by following the assembly instruction that comes with the manual. You may fall in love with this bike at the first sight after seeing its design and graphics paint on the frame. Combining all these features and the awesome build quality, it can be said that this bike is the best bang for the buck. We are now going to review all the features one by one:
We know that the speed, stability and maneuverability of a bike largely depends upon its weight. The frame of Mongoose XR-Pro is made of alloy aluminum which makes it lightweight yet sturdy. The type of frame is seen only in a thousand dollar bike. There is a 5-year warranty on this frame.back to menu ↑
Mongoose XR-Pro 29″ mountain bike is a dual suspension bike. This bike is outfitted with SR Suntour suspension fork which gives you a smooth and controlled riding experience. It offers 133 mm of travel for handling the most extreme terrain. A full suspension bike offers huge advantages while moving over rough terrain. It also allows you to keep cranking with less interruption.back to menu ↑
This is a 24-speed bike. With the help of its SRAM SX4 trigger shifters, you can smoothly shift gearing between 24 different speeds. The handlebars are 680 mm long, which is wide enough for bigger riders. Moreover, its SR Suntour crank will make your pedaling easier providing enhanced gearing options.back to menu ↑
Large wheels are always a plus point for any mountain bike. Mongoose XR-Pro comes with 29-inch wheels that will allow you conquer rough terrains with ease and comfort. The wide alloy rims are lightweight yet strong enough to withstand sufficient weight. Since the wheels are quick-release, you can swap tires in seconds.back to menu ↑
POWERFUL DISC BRAKES
When it comes to the safety of the rider, brakes always come first. This bike has front and rear disc brakes which can give you an instantaneous stopping power when needed. The disc brakes are separated, so you can use the single brake or full brake depending on the situation. The tweaking of the brakes is easy and simple too.
- All the components are upgradable.
- Handlebars are very wide.
- Made with solid and sturdy aluminum frame.
- Very lightweight and easy to carry.
- The seat is adjustable and very comfortable.
- Dual disc brakes offer all-condition stopping power.
- The bike comes from factory 90% pre-assembled.
- The rear suspension is just a spring, but you can fix it by a little upgrade.
- It doesn’t come with a kickstand.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:1. What is the weight of Mongoose XR-Pro 29″ mountain bike?
- Its shipping weight is 101 pounds. But the bike weighs only 35 pounds out of the box.
- This bike is not recommended for riders under 15 years old.
- It costs $487.45 only, shipping is completely free.
- 17 inches.
- It is available only in black color.
- Yes, but since this a full suspension bike, you need to lock out the rear shock first.
This bike offers a lot of features for the price. Despite its very minor drawbacks, Mongoose XR-Pro 29″ mountain bike has won the hearts of many bikers with its appealing design and solid construction. In an average budget, this bike can be a great purchase for the money.back to menu ↑
|Bike Type||Mountain Bike|
|Dimensions||68″L x 23″W x 41″H|
|Gearing||SRAM SX4 trigger shifters, 24 speeds|
|Suspension||Full suspension, SR Suntour suspension fork|
|Derailleur||SRAM X4 rear derailleur|
|Brakes||Front and rear Promax disc brakes|
|Tires||Inova 29 inches/1.95 inches|
|Saddle||WTB Speed V|