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2011 KHS Urban Soul

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2011 khs urban soul   2011 KHS Urban Soul

Cruise the streets in style with the latest offering from KHS bikes in the form of the 2011 KHS Urban Soul, which boasts of great looking upgrades from the previous year’s model.

This city bike has several upgrades that have not yet been seen on other city bikes from KHS. It carries a double butted Cromoly frame and a strong fork with the help of a high tensile steel straight leg. It also uses a threadless 1-1/8 headset and Weinmann SP17 rims.

Surprisingly, the 2011 version of the Urban Soul doesn’t have any front and rear derailleur nor does it come equipped with shifters. But It does have a neat looking crankset in the form of a cotterless Alloy crankset paired up with a KMC Z30 chain and a sealed cartridge bottom bracket.

Alloy is one key element of this bike as it is an integral piece on some components…

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2011 KHS Yuma

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2011 khs yuma   2011 KHS Yuma

New from KHS is the 2011 Yuma. This top of the line 29er hardtail comes with an alloy 6061 frame and replaceable derailleur hanger. It has a 29″ RockShox Reba RL 80mm fork and a threadless Cane Creek headset.

Keeping in mind quality and consumer-friendly pricing, KHS adds a SRAM X9 rear derailleur, WTB Rocket V Comp saddle, Truvativ seatpost, handlebar and stem. Other details on the 30-speed Yuma are WTB rims, quick release alloy disc hubs, black stainless spokes and Kenda Karma Kevlar tires.

With a Truvativ GXP bottom bracket, SRAM S1000 crankset and Avid Elixir hydraulic brakes, the 2011 Yuma has an MSRP of $1799….

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2011 KHS Prescott

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2011 khs prescott   2011 KHS Prescott

The Prescott is KHS‘ high-end full suspension 29er bike for 2011—similar to the KHS Flagstaff but a notch up.

The frame is made with AL 7005 with a 4-bar Horst bearing linkage. The Prescott has a 3.5″ travel and 1.5″ tapered headtube and integrated headset. Furthering the build is a RockShox Reba RLT 80mm fork with compression adjustment to lock, external rebound, motion control and dual air system.

The top of the line 29er has the RockShox Monarch RT3 Solo air with a 3 position floodgate switch for rear shock, Shimano New XT crankset, XTR rear derailleur and house brand Q2 carbon seatpost. Other specs feature Avid Elixir brake system, Truvative Noir World Cup carbon handlebar, Truvativ Stylo stem, American Classic hubs, spokes and rims and WTB tires.

MSRP is $3699 and comes in M, L and XL sizes.

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2011 KHS Flite 100

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2011 khs flite 100   2011 KHS Flite 100

KSH has recently promoted its 2011 KHS Flite 100, which is available in 50, 53, 55, 57, 60 cm sizes to choose from.

The Flite 100 uses Reynolds 520 double butted full CrMo frame with a full CrMo track fork. Its brakes, brake levers, stem and handlebars are all made of alloy. This track bike features Weimann SP17 Alloy, double wall rims and Kenda Kotender, 700x23c, 60 TPI folding tires. Its bottom bracket is of common sealed cartridge bearings along with Q2 CrMo freewheel/cassette.

KHS Flite 100 has a retail price of $599 with available colors in Infinite Black or Plum Tuckered.

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