Firefox – a brand that has gained immense popularity in the Indian market, and whose philosophy is to constantly improve the Indian cycling experience. The brand has a wide range of bicycles and accessories for adults and children. We got an opportunity to check out the Firefox Destiny 16”. Read on for our thoughts.
Weight: 11 kgs
Frame - The Firefox Destiny 16” is made using an oversized Steel frame. Though traditionally Steel is associated with being heavy, these bicycles are durable. A step through frame ensures, easy mounting and dismounting, added safety and extra standover clearance.
Fork - The Firefox Destiny 16” has a Rigid Steel fork that is sturdy and durable.
Drivetrain - The Firefox Destiny 16” is a single-speed bicycle which is ideal for young children who are learning how to cycle. The bicycle has a chain cover for added safety and protection.
Braking - The Firefox Destiny 16” has V-Brakes at the front and rear. The braking was balanced and safe. The plastic brake levers are easy to use.
Tires - The Firefox Destiny 16” rolls on a pair of 16” x 2.125” tires that are broad and well treaded for added balance, superior grip and enhanced safety.
Other Features - Broad and well-cushioned PU saddle, Colour Coded Balance Wheels, a QR on the seat post, Colour Coded Mudguards (front and rear), Front Basket, Reflectors on the wheels and Seat Post, Decorative Streamers on the Handlebar Grip.
Colours - This bicycle is available in a single colour option – White with Purple.
The Firefox Destiny 16” has a Steel frame that is sturdy and durable. The design of the frame ensures a comfortable riding position so your child can get used to cycling with no worries. The broad and well treaded tires ensure superior control, balance and safety. The training wheels are sturdy enough to provide added balance and safety. Additionally, the quick release on the seat post makes it easy to adjust the saddle height, without needing tools of any sort. To add to the basic features, this bicycle comes with additional accessories like mudguards and a front basket, which makes it worth the money spent. The Firefox Destiny 16” is priced at Rs.7,000 (as on 30th July 2019).
Prices and Specifications/Components are subject to change by the brand, without due notice.