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.
-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.
Frame Hi-Ten steel, horizontal dropout, 1 in headtube
Fork Mongoose, 20", Hi-Ten steel, 100 mm bolt-on
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
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
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.