ROVE

Rove AL

$899 USD CONTACT YOUR KONA DEALER OUT OF STOCK ONLINE

OVERVIEW

The trail doesn’t end. Nor does the road. That’s where the Rove AL comes in. Really smart, able to go where your legs and lungs can take you. A light and efficient alloy frame, with rack and fender mounts that give you every option to jump on your bike and go. Then go some more.

“The multiple mudguard and rack mounts give this bike so much more potential.” -Cycling Active UK

Frame Features:
The Rove AL and Rove receive the same fit as our new CX geometry but with a slightly lower bottom bracket to provide a bit more stability. The bikes are also designed around a slightly larger tire clearance than the CX platform for the road less traveled.

SPEC HIGHLIGHTS

  • Frame Material: Kona 6061 Aluminum Butted
  • Wheels: WTB Freedom Cruz Disc
  • Fork: Kona Project Two
  • Crankset: FSA Tempo Compact
  • Drivetrain: Shimano Claris 11-32t 8-speed
  • Cockpit: Kona Road bar, Kona Road stem, Kona cork tape
  • Brakes: Hayes CX Comp
  • Tires: Schwalbe Road Plus w/Puncture Protect 700x35c
  • Saddle: Kona Road

SPECIFICATIONS

SPECIFICATIONS

Frame Material Kona 6061 Aluminum Butted
Sizes S(48cm), S/M(49.5cm), M(51cm), M/L(54cm), L(57cm), XL(59cm)
Rear Shock n/a
Fork Kona Project Two
Crankarms FSA Tempo Compact
Chainrings 34/50t
B/B CH52
Pedals n/a
Chain KMC Z-72
Freewheel Shimano Claris 11-32t 8spd
Chainguide n/a
F/D Shimano Claris
R/D Shimano Claris
Shifters Shimano Claris
Brake Calipers Hayes CX Comp
Front Brake Rotor Hayes L-Series 160mm
Rear Brake Rotor Hayes L-Series 160mm
Brake Levers Shimano Claris
Headset FSA No.10
Handlebar Kona Road
Stem Kona Road
Seatpost Kona Thumb w/Offset
Seat Clamp Kona Clamp
Grips Kona Cork Tape
Saddle Kona Road
Front Hub Joytech
Rear Hub Joytech
Spokes Stainless 15g fr / 14g rr
Rims WTB Freedom Cruz Disc
Front Tire Schwalbe Road Plus w/Puncture Protect 700x35c
Rear Tire Schwalbe Road Plus w/Puncture Protect 700x35c
Paint Color Matt Dark Blue or Burnt Orange w/ Duo-tone Decals
Extras n/a

GEOMETRY
mm   |   inches

  Size S(48cm) S/M(49.5cm) M(51cm) M/L(54cm) L(57cm) XL(59cm)
1 Reach 374 379 385 388 392 398
2 Stack 540 549 559 584 603 622
3 HT Angle 70.5 70.5 70.5 71.5 71.5 71.5
4 HT Length 100 110 120 145 165 185
5 ST Angle 75 74.5 74 73.5 73 72.5
6 ST Length 480 495 510 540 570 590
7 CS Length 435 435 435 435 435 435
8 BB Drop 72 72 72 70 70 70
9 Wheelbase 1017 1025 1034 1037 1047 1060
10 Front Center 592 600 609 611 622 634
11 Fork Length 410 410 410 410 410 410
12 Fork Offset 45 45 45 45 45 45
13 TT Length 519 532 545 561 576 594
14 Standover 740 755 770 800 825 845
  Size S(48cm) S/M(49.5cm) M(51cm) M/L(54cm) L(57cm) XL(59cm)
1 Reach 374 379 385 388 392 398
2 Stack 540 549 559 584 603 622
3 HT Angle 70.5 70.5 70.5 71.5 71.5 71.5
4 HT Length 100 110 120 145 165 185
5 ST Angle 75 74.5 74 73.5 73 72.5
6 ST Length 480 495 510 540 570 590
7 CS Length 435 435 435 435 435 435
8 BB Drop 72 72 72 70 70 70
9 Wheelbase 1017 1025 1034 1037 1047 1060
10 Front Center 592 600 609 611 622 634
11 Fork Length 410 410 410 410 410 410
12 Fork Offset 45 45 45 45 45 45
13 TT Length 519 532 545 561 576 594
14 Standover 740 755 770 800 825 845

SIZING CHART

ROAD/CX/ASPHALT

Height/Inches Height/Metric Inseam/Inches Inseam/Metric Road CX/Freerange Asphalt CoCo
4'10" - 5'1"147 - 155 cm25” - 27”64 - 69 cm48SmallSmall
5'0" - 5'3" 152 - 160 cm26" - 28" 66 - 71 cm49 cm48/49/49.5Small, Small MediumSmall, Medium
5'2" - 5'7" 157 - 170 cm27" - 29" 69 - 74 cm49/52/53 cm49/49.5/51/53Small Medium, MediumMedium, Large
5'6" - 5'11"168 - 180 cm29" - 31"74 - 79 cm53/54/56 cm51/53/54/56Medium, Medium LargeMedium, Large
5'10" - 6'3"178 - 190 cm31" - 33"79 - 84 cm56/58/59 cm 54/56/57/59Medium Large, LargeLarge, XL
6'2" - 6'5"188 - 196 cm33" - 36"84 - 91 cm61 cm59/61/63Large, XLN/A

MTB/ALL MOUNTAIN/GRAVITY

Height/Inches Height/Metric Inseam/Inches Inseam/Metric Crosstrail MTB Trail/Fat All Mountain/Enduro Gravity
4'10" - 5'1"147 - 155 cm24” - 27”61 - 69 cmSmallXS/SmallXS/SmallSmall
5'0" - 5'3" 152 - 160 cm26" - 29" 66 - 74 cmSmall, MediumSmall, MediumSmallSmall
5'2" - 5'7" 157 - 170 cm27" - 30" 69 - 76 cmSmall, MediumSmall, MediumSmall/MediumSmall/Medium
5'6" - 5'10"168 - 178 cm29" - 31"74 - 79 cmSmall, Medium, LargeSmall, Medium, LargeSmall/MediumSmall/Medium
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 cmMedium, Large, XLMedium, Large, XLLarge/XLMedium/Large
6'1" - 6'5"185 - 196 cm33" - 36"84 - 91 cmLarge, XLLarge, XLLarge/XLLarge

TECH

ROVE Cyclocross, Touring, Commuter

What started as one model three years ago has grown into an entire family of bikes. Our ever-popular Rove is the bike that knows no bounds. From gravel epics to high-mountain passes, cross-country sojourns to the odd snippet of singletrack. This year the Rove group offers models for every type of cycling adventurist. Choose yours and go.

KONA 6061 ALUMINUM BUTTED

Kona 7005 and 6061 Aluminum alloys are used extensively throughout our fleet of mountain and asphalt bicycles. A tough, durable, affordable, light alloy, both Kona 7005 and 6061 deliver fantastic, reliable performance that lasts for thousands of rides. Much of our 7005/6061 tubing is butted and/or formed, meaning the tubing’s wall thickness can be increased or decreased, as well as shaped, allowing us to fine-tune a particular frame’s strength and ride characteristics depending on its intended application.

2016 Kona 7005/6061 bikes: Lana'i, Fire Mountain, Tika, Lava Dome, Mahuna, Kahuna, Stinky 24, WO, Shred, Process 111 DL, Process 111, Process 134 Supreme, Process 134 DL, Process 134, Process 153 DL, Process 153, Process 167, Operator 27.5, Shonky AL, Honzo AL, Honzo AL/DL, Coco, Shred 24, Shred 20, Hula, Makena, Jake 24, Big Rove AL, Rove AL, Dew Deluxe, Dew Plus, Dewey, Dew , Precept 200, Ute, Precept 120, Precept 130, Precept 150

LIFETIME WARRANTY

Register a new 2016 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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