The Kato Essential 27.5 features a strong and lightweight alloy frame that’s equipped with RST Blaze suspension forks, a Shimano Acera 3×8-Speed groupset and Tektro hydraulic disc brakes. Also, it rolls upon stable and reliable Rodi Excalibur XC 19 rims wrapped in high-grip Mitas Ocelot 27×2.35″ tyres. Agile and Fast Hardtail Mountain Bike Kato is a fast and agile hardtail mountain bike that’s efficient even uphill. The chassis has been completely revamped with internal cable routing and a modern design. But one thing hasn’t changed: Kato is always fun. With its 100mm of travel and nearly maintenance-free components, it’s the perfect entry-level mountain bike; available in various, splendid, colours and in multiple versions: this version features a triple transmission and with 27.5″ wheels. All this at a very competitive price. Built, Tuned and Ready to Ride Rest assured that each bike is fully built and tuned by Wiggle’s team of qualified bike mechanics to ensure your bike arrives in perfect condition. We supply all bikes with a set of plastic pedals, a pedal wrench and a multi-tool kit. Find out which size fits you by clicking the size chart tab. Please Note: Due to ongoing issues in the global bike supply chain, manufacturers may substitute certain component items due to availability. In this situation, they will be replaced with the same quality or better performing parts.