Hercules is one of the many brands under the T.I Cycles umbrella. Hercules has been around for a long time and has a rich history of being the front runners in the Kids bicycle segment. We got the opportunity to check out the Hercules Rocky ZX 24 and here is what we thought.
Weight: 18 kgs
Frame – The Hercules Rocky ZX 24 is built around a strong and sturdy Steel frame. The frame geometry is different from a standard type. The V-type top tube makes it a step through like frame design. This ensures the getting on and off is easy for the rider.
Fork -This bicycle has dual suspension, one in the front fork with minimal travel and a rear suspension under the seat which helps absorb vibrations from off the saddle.
Drivetrain -The Rocky ZX 24 is equipped with a single-speed drivetrain and a turbo drive crank which makes it easy to pedal while generating more power.
Braking -The bicycle is equipped with standard V-brakes at the front and rear. With easy to use brake levers, these brakes are sufficient for quick stops on urban roads.
Tires - As in the name of this bicycle the Hercules ZX rolls on a pair of 24” tires. These tires come with a tube inside and have an impressive tread pattern for providing good traction and grip on rough patches.
Other Features - Stylish MTB type bar ends, integrated rear carrier, conventional front and rear metal mudguards.
Colours -The bicycle is available in three colour options – Black with Yellow, Red with Blue and Blue with Green. All 3 of them come in a gloss finish paint job.
This bicycle has a V-type frame design which gives a lot of standover clearance and also makes it easy and safe for the rider to get on and off the cycle. The single-speed drivetrain is easy to pedal and cost effective to maintain. The 3 vibrant colour variants are impressive. The Hercules Rocky ZX 24 is priced at Rs.6,715 (as on 16th May 2019).
Prices are subject to change by the brand, without due notice.