Sutra

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The Sutra is our classic steel touring bike, with all the accoutrements you’ll need to set out on your dream trip. The Brooks B17 saddle and Shimano Deore drivetrain are complemented by the confidence-inspiring Hayes disc brakes and Schwalbe Marathon Mondial touring tires. Whether it’s a weekend out of town or a summer on the open road, the Sutra is your ticket to freedom.

“The Sutra is a dangerous bike—not because of any structural issues, but because it’ll make you want to ride out of your office on a Tuesday and keep pedaling until you’ve reached the opposite coast.”

– Bicycling Magazine (USA)

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  • Frame Material: Kona Cromoly Butted
  • Wheels: WTB STP i19 TCS
  • Fork: Kona Project Two Cromoly Disc Touring
  • Crankset: Shimano Deore
  • Drivetrain: Shimano Deore/Alivio 9spd
  • Cockpit: Kona Road bar and stem, Kona Cork Tape
  • Brakes: Hayes CX Expert
  • Tires: Schwalbe Marathon Mondial 700x40c
  • Saddle: Brooks B17 Leather

SPECIFICATIONS

Frame Material Kona Cromoly Butted
Sizes 46, 48.5, 52, 54, 56, 58
Rear Shock n/a
Fork Kona Project Two Cromoly Disc Touring
Crankarms Shimano Deore
Chainrings 28/36/48t
B/B Shimano 73mm
Pedals n/a
Chain KMC X9
Freewheel Shimano Alivio 11-34t 9spd
Chain n/a
F/D Shimano Alivio
R/D Shimano Deore SGS
Shifters Shimano BarCon
Brake Calipers Hayes CX Expert
Front Brake Rotor Hayes L-Series 160mm
Rear Brake Rotor Hayes L-Series 160mm
Brake Levers Tektro RRL-A
Headset FSA TH848
Handlebar Kona Road
Stem Kona Road
Seatpost Kona Deluxe Thumb w/Offset 27.2mm
Seat Clamp Kona Clamp
Grips Kona Cork Tape
Saddle Brooks B17 Leather
Front Hub Shimano Deore 100x9mm
Rear Hub Shimano Deore 135x10mm
Spokes Stainless Black 14g
Rims WTB STP i19 TCS
Front Tire Schwalbe Marathon Mondial 700x40c
Rear Tire Schwalbe Marathon Mondial 700x40c
Paint Color Gloss Royal Blue w/ Grey & Orange Decals
Extras Fenders w/ Mudflaps, Pannier Rack

All specifications are subject to change without notice

GEOMETRY mminches

  Size 46 48.5 52 54 56 58
1 ST Length 460 485 520 540 560 580
2 TT Length 527 540 553 569 585 603
3 Reach 374 380 385 386 390 395
4 Stack 549 558 568 598 618 640
5 Standover 745 765 785 810 830 850
6 HT Angle 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0
7 HT Length 95 105 115 147 168 191
8 ST Angle 74.5 74.0 73.5 73.0 72.5 72.0
9 CS Length 445 445 445 445 445 445
10 BB Drop 72 72 72 72 72 72
11 BB Height 282 282 282 282 282 282
12 Wheelbase 1031 1039 1047 1059 1070 1083
13 Front Center 596 604 613 624 635 648
14 Fork Length 415 415 415 415 415 415
15 Fork Offset 50 50 50 50 50 50
  Size 46 48.5 52 54 56 58
1 ST Length 18.1 19.1 20.5 21.3 22.0 22.8
2 TT Length 20.7 21.3 21.8 22.4 23.0 23.7
3 Reach 14.7 15.0 15.2 15.2 15.4 15.6
4 Stack 21.6 22.0 22.4 23.5 24.3 25.2
5 Standover 29.3 30.1 30.9 31.9 32.7 33.5
6 HT Angle 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0 71.0
7 HT Length 3.7 4.1 4.5 5.8 6.6 7.5
8 ST Angle 74.5 74.0 73.5 73.0 72.5 72.0
9 CS Length 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5
10 BB Drop 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8
11 BB Height 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1
12 Wheelbase 40.6 40.9 41.2 41.7 42.1 42.6
13 Front Center 23.5 23.8 24.1 24.6 25.0 25.5
14 Fork Length 16.3 16.3 16.3 16.3 16.3 16.3
15 Fork Offset 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
KONA Geometry

SIZING + FIT

ROAD/CX/ASPHALT

Height/InchesHeight/MetricInseam/InchesInseam/MetricRoad/RoveCX/FreerangeDews/PW3 CoCo
4'10"-5'1"147-155 cm24”-27”61-69 cm46 cm46-48cm46-48 cmSmall
5'0"-5'3"152-160 cm26"-29"66-74 cm49 cm48-49.5 cm46-49 cmSmall, Medium
5'2"-5'7"157-170 cm27"-30"69-76 cm49-53 cm49-53 cm48-54 cmMedium, Large
5'6"-5'10"168-178 cm29"-31"74-79 cm53-56 cm51-56 cm52-56 cmMedium, Large
5'9"-6'0"175-183 cm30"-33"76-84 cm54-59 cm54-59 cm54-59 cmLarge, XL
5'11"-6'2"180-188 cm32"-35"81-89 cm59-61 cm59-63 cm58-61 cmLarge, XL
6'1"-6'5"185-196 cm33"-36"84-91 cm59-61 cm59-63 cm58-61 cmXL

MTB/ALL MOUNTAIN/GRAVITY

Height/InchesHeight/MetricInseam/InchesInseam/Metric CrosstrailMTB/XC Trail/FatAll Mountain/EnduroGravity/DH
4'10"-5'1"147-155 cm24”-27”61-69 cmSmallXSXSN/A
5'0"-5'3"152-160 cm26"-29"66-74 cmSmallSmallSmallN/A
5'2"-5'7"157-170 cm27"-30"69-76 cmSmall, MediumSmall, MediumSmall/MediumMedium
5'6"-5'10"168-178 cm29"-31"74-79 cmMediumMediumMediumMedium
5'9"-6'0"175-183 cm30"-33"76-84 cmMedium, LargeMedium, LargeMedium/LargeMedium/Large
5'11"-6'2"180-188 cm32"-35"81-89 cmLarge, XLLarge, XLLarge/XLLarge/XL
6'1"-6'5"185-196 cm33"-36"84-91 cmXLXLXLLarge/XL

FEATURES

KONA CROMOLY

Very few materials offer as much shock absorption, durability and supple-ride characteristics as steel. We’ve never strayed from cycling’s original material and have worked tirelessly to adapt, refine and innovate Kona Cromoly framesets as rider demands continue to evolve.

Models: Penthouse, Penthouse Flat, Sutra LTD, Sutra, Rove ST

LIFETIME WARRANTY

Register a new Kona bike within three months of purchase, and the original owner qualifies the Kona frame for a free Lifetime Warranty. Note: this does not apply to Kona Carbon models.

ONE-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY ON COMPLETE BICYCLE
Kona warrants to the original owner that this new Kona bicycle shall be free of defective materials and workmanship for a period of one year from the date of original purchase in the United States or Canada and operated under normal conditions and use. During this one-year period, Kona shall repair or replace, at its sole option, all parts that are found by Kona to be defective and subject to this limited warranty. The original owner shall pay all labor charges connected with the repair or replacement of all parts.

LIFETIME LIMITED WARRANTY ON BICYCLE FRAME
When warranty on non-carbon Kona bikes and frames is NOT registered within three months of purchase, Kona warrants to the original owner that the frame of this new Kona bicycle purchased from an authorized Kona dealer shall be free of defective materials or workmanship for a three-year period. IF THE WARRANTY IS REGISTERED WITH KONA WITHIN THREE MONTHS AFTER THE PURCHASE OF THE BICYCLE, THE WARRANTY IS EXTENDED FOR THE LIFETIME OF THE ORIGINAL OWNER, with the exception of carbon bikes and frames. During warranty period, Kona shall repair or replace, at its sole option, the bicycle frame if Kona determines the frame is defective and subject to this limited warranty. The original owner shall pay all labor and shipping charges connected with the repair or replacement of the bicycle frame. Please see the Kona owner’s manual, provided with your bicycle, for additional information.

Note: this Limited Lifetime Warranty applies to purchases from Kona U.S.A., Kona Canada and Kona Europe.

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