The Frog Plus Granite X20 26"" is an Urban-focussed Single-Speed Bicycle. Frog Cycles – a brand that believes in honesty, functionality and simplicity, produces bicycles which are durable and value for money. This brand embodies a culture of craftsmanship and engineering to deliver extraordinary bicycles. We got an opportunity to check out the Frog Plus Granite X20 26"", read on for our thoughts.
Weight: 15.8 kgs
The Frog Plus Granite X20 26"" has been made using TIG welded Steel frame. While steel is known to be on the heavier side, the design of this bicycle and the welding on the frame contributes towards reducing the overall weight of this bicycle. The geometry of the frame ensures a comfortable, upright riding position.
This bicycle comes equipped with a suspension fork at the front, that is colour coded with the frame. Additionally, the frame houses a mounting option for a water bottle cage. The bicycle is available in a single standard sizing option - 18"".
The Frog Plus Granite X20 26" has been designed keeping simplicity and the appeal of contrasting colours. The welding on the edges of the frame looked simple and neat. The bicycle we test road had a primary colour of Black with Red graphics. The colour-coded match the decals - this added to the overall aesthetic appeal of the Bicycle. While the colour combination used on this Bicycle is simple and is sure to catch attention. This bicycle is available in two colour options – Black with Red graphics and Military Green with Red graphics.
The Frog Plus Granite X20 26" is a straightforward Single-Speed Bicycle. The Bicycle is ideal for City Commuting and Leisure Riding. The bicycle could require extra effort while using it on elevated areas in the city, like on flyovers or in cities with variable terrains. In today’s world of technological advancements, straightforward Single-Speed Bicycles are losing their base and the introduction of many such Single-Speed lines from manufacturers is reviving their popularity.
The Frog Plus Granite X20 26"" comes equipped with Mechanical Disc brakes at the front and rear that offer adequate stopping power for city usage. The brakes were powerful and strong while tested. The brake cables are colour coded with the overall colour scheme of the bicycle.
The handlebar on the Frog Plus Granite X20 26"" is wide enough to ensure a comfortable upright riding position. The width of the handlebar allows for superior control and manoeuvrability in crowded riding conditions. The handlebar grips felt slightly hard while on the test ride.
The Frog Plus Granite X20 26" comes equipped with Wanda 26" x 2.3" tires attached to Double Wall Alloy rims. The treading on the tires allowed for a good grip and added traction while on the road, making this bicycle ideal for regular city usage and occasional longer distance riding. There is no quick release option on the wheels. Notably, the closeness of the treading and the width of the tires makes the bicycle more stable and balanced, even on bumpy and rugged surfaces.
This Bicycle comes equipped with a comfortable Saddle that is wide enough to comfortably accommodate one’s sit bones. Additionally, the seat post has a quick release option, making adjusting the height of the saddle easier on the go. The saddle is colour-coded with the bicycle, adding to the overall aesthetics of this bicycle.
The Frog Plus Granite X20 26"" is a stylish and functional bicycle which is ideal for people looking for a no-fuss, value for money single-speed bicycle that is ideal for regular city usage and recreational weekend rides. This Bicycle makes for a great option for daily commuting in urban areas with rugged roads and paths. The Frog Plus Granite X20 26"" is priced at INR 9,799 (as on 23rd January 2020).
Prices and Specifications/Components are subject to change by the brand, without due notice.