California Special

MThe California Special BMX bike is back! The bike features a Hi-ten steel Mongoose frame built on the original geometry of a legend for superior performance and durability.

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Currently taking pre-orders for late summer through winter delivery. Call the store for the latest information on models, sizes, dates and availability. Due to Covid-related stresses on the supply chain, all bike brands are experiencing delays of up to 12 months for popular models. Those with pre-orders in place will get priority allocations when limited stock arrives. 03 9557 6461

Color
Silver / Black
Silver / Blue
Silver / Red

Classic Mongoose fans rejoice - the California Special BMX bike is back! Based on the original 1983 design, the new California Special is great for turning heads around the neighbourhood or at the track. It features a Hi-ten steel Mongoose frame built on original geometry of a legend for superior performance and durability. The single speed drivetrain is easy to use and maintain, while the DiaCompe MX brake kit delivers super-fast, reliable stopping power. Plus, the unique Mongoose Pro Class drilled aluminium rims offer performance that won’t weigh you down. Don’t miss your chance to enjoy a ride on the legendary California Special by Mongoose.

         Highlights

-Hi-ten steel Mongoose frame built on original geometry of a legend for superior performance and durability.

-Single speed drivetrain is easy to use and simple to maintain.

-DiaCompe MX brake kit delivers super-fast, reliable stopping power.

-Unique Mongoose Pro Class drilled aluminium rims offer performance that won’t weigh you down.


The Urban Pedaler Promise
Each bike purchased with us includes:

 

  • Professionally built and inspected by an experienced bicycle technician
  • Free minor adjustments for 30 days from purchase
  • Free first tuneup between 3 and 6 months from purchase – valued at $149 – does not include parts
  • Lifetime Warranty on bike frames and Limited Warranty on complete bikes, subject to brand-specific inclusions

FRAMESET
Frame Hi-Ten steel, horizontal dropout, 1 in headtube

Fork Mongoose, 20", Hi-Ten steel, 100 mm bolt-on

 

DRIVETRAIN

Crank 1-piece forged steel, 42T chainring

Chain KMC S1

Bottom Bracket American loose ball, loose ball bearing, American, 68 mm shell

Cassette Single-speed, 16T freewheel

 

WHEELS

Rims Mongoose Pro Class, aluminium single wall, 36H, non tubeless

Front Hub Aluminium, ball bearing, 3/8 in axle, 36H

Rear Hub Aluminium, ball bearing, 3/8 in axle, 36H

Spokes 14G, steel, chrome

Tires 20 in x 1.75 in, wire bead

 

BRAKES DiaCompe MX1000, calliper, aluminium

 

COMPONENTS

Handlebar Mongoose, Hi-Ten steel, 27.5 in width, 8.75 in rise

Pedals Mongoose, aluminium

Stem Mongoose, threaded top load, 48 mm

Headset Threaded, 1" external, loose ball bearing

Seat Post Steel, 250 mm, 22.2 mm

Saddle Mongoose, steel rails

Grips Mongoose, classic

"Expected delivery Feb 2022, limited quantities"
 

With the return of the classic Mongoose BMX we expect these bikes to sell out fast! All stock is set to arrive in February 2022 and will be quite limited in Australia. You'll need to get in quick to score one of these legendary bikes. Those with pre-orders in place will get priority allocations when limited stock arrives. Call 03 9557 6461 to arrange a pre-order.