Ghost Kato Essential 29 Hardtail BikeThe Kato Essential 29 is a versatile off-road hardtail bike from Ghost. Ideal for singletrack, cross country and adventure trail riding, this bike is engineered and equipped to overcome any terrain in all weather conditions. It features an alloy frame, RST Blaze suspension forks and an 8-Speed groupset from Shimano with Tektro hydraulic disc brakes. This bike also rolls fast upon durable Shimano hubs and Rodi Excalibur rims and Mitas Ocelot tyres.Ideal for Singletrack and Cross Country Trail RidingDo you like to do a few laps on gravel roads or forest paths in the evening? But you also want to use your bike in everyday life? Then the Kato Essential 29 is the mountain bike for you. This hardtail MTB with aluminium frame rolls on 29″ wheels and climbs efficiently, even in hilly terrain. When it gets a little rougher, the 100mm suspension fork smooths the ground. In regard to the components, Ghost has made sure that they work properly, last long, yet don’t put an unnecessary strain on your wallet.RST Suspension and Shimano 3×8-Speed GroupsetThis versatile hardtail mountain bike features a stylish and durable alloy frame that’s equipped with 100mm travel RST Blaze suspension forks and a 3×8-Speed Shimano Acera groupset with hydraulic disc brakes. Plus, it rolls upon Rodi Excalibur XC (Cross Country) rims wrapped in Mitas Ocelot tyres. This bike is the ideal trail riding companion for bike park riding, local forest singletrack and day-long adventures in the hills.Fast, Agile and Durable Hardtail Mountain BikeThe Kato is a fast, agile hardtail mountain bike that climbs uphill efficiently. The frame has been completely redesigned, with internally routed cables and a fresh design. But one thing has remained the same: The Kato is simply fun! With 100mm of travel and extremely low-maintenance components, it is the perfect entry-level mountain bike at an attractive price.Features: Frame: KATO AL Fork: RST Blaze 100 mm Stem: Ground Fiftyone Dia. 31.8 mm Handlebars: Ground Fiftyone Dia. 31.8 mm 0/700 mm (XS) 0/720 mm (S) 0/740 mm (M-L) 0/760 (XL) Rear Derailleur: Shimano Acera RD-M360 8-Speed Gear Lever: Shimano Altus SL-M315 Crankset: Shimano FC-TY301 42-34-24 Cassette: Shimano CS-HG-200-8 12-32 Brake: Tektro HD-M275 180 mm Rear Hub: Shimano FH-TX505 QR 135 mm Front Hub: Shimano HB-TX505 QR 100 mm Seatpost: GHOST SP DC1 31.6 mm Saddle: Selle Italia X-Base Front Derailleur: Shimano Tourney FD-TY700-TS6 Hanger: FRHG0004 Headset: 14106 Tyre: Mitas Ocelot 29×2.35 Rim: Rodi Excalibur XC 19Easy AssemblyWhen you order a bike, one of our trained mechanics will carefully prepare and pack your bike for shipping. Upon delivery, the assembly is simple and all necessary tools and plastic pedals are conveniently included in the box.Depending on the delivery service and destination, bikes will either be delivered in a large or a small box. Below is a guide as to how your bike will arrive: All bikes for delivery within the UK and Republic of Ireland will be delivered in a large box, except for balance bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes. All bikes for delivery within the EU on a standard service will be delivered in a large box. If an express delivery option is chosen, your bike will be packed into a small box. Again, the exception is balance bikes and BMX bikes, which are always delivered in manufacturer’s boxes. All bikes for worldwide delivery outside the EU will be delivered in small boxes.This video demonstrates assembly from a SMALL BOX.This video demonstrates assembly from a LARGE BOX.Please note that 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.Buy Ghost Bikes from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.