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Novara Jaunt Bike - 2013

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  • Aluminum frame features our confidence-inspiring Best Foot Forward geometry, which moves the crank forward and slackens the angle of the seat tube
  • Best Foot Forward design lets riders easily put their feet down without compromising pedaling efficiency; step-through frame makes mounting and dismounting a breeze
  • With 24 gear combinations available, tackling varying terrain is an easy-spinning endeavor; subtle chainring guard helps protect clothing from getting caught in the chain
  • Easy-to-use twist shifters allow your hands to remain in a comfortable and secure position while shifting; just twist a wrist to change gears
  • Tektro linear-pull brakes offer excellent speed control and reliable stopping power
  • 26 in. wheels and wide tires are inherently stable
  • Equipped with a swept-back handlebar and Velo saddle to offer an upright, comfortable ride that's easy to navigate
  • Novara Jaunt also includes a kickstand for your parking and storing convenience; eyelets accept a rear rack and fenders fore and aft (sold separately)
  • Specs on our Novara Jaunt bike are subject to change

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Novara Jaunt Bike - 2013 Specs
Specification
Description
Best use
Recreational cycling
Cruiser bike
Aluminum
6061 aluminum
No suspension
Cromoly
SR Suntour XCT, 42/32/22
Cartridge
SRAM 3.0 Twist
Shimano FD-TX50
SRAM
SRAM PG-820 11-32, 8-speed
24
Rim brake
Tektro 855AL linear-pull
Tektro
Weinmann XTB-26
Alloy, 32h
Alloy, 32h
26 inches
Kenda K841A, 26x1.95
Moustache bar
Alloy
Kalloy quill
Kalloy alloy
Velo
Platform
Threaded
KMC HG-40
29.81 pounds
How we measure bike weight
Unisex
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Bike suspension
Fork
Crankset
Bottom bracket
Shifters
Front derailleur
Rear derailleur
Rear cogs
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Brake levers
Rims
Front hub
Rear hub
Wheel size
Tires
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Handlebar
Stem
Seat post
Saddle
Pedals
Headset
Chain
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Gender

Novara Jaunt Bike - 2013

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Rated 4.6667/5 based on 3 reviews
Rated 4out of5
by fromJust plain fun I have a road bike that I use to commute and to compete in triathlons. I wanted something to just hop on, ride around the neighborhood, pull a trailer bike, and for casual rides with the family. So far, this bike fits the bill perfectly. It's comfortable, the gears shift easily,and it's truly a pleasure just to be on it.
Date published: 2013-07-18
Rated 5out of5
by fromNo more back pain After ten years with my hybrid I finally decided to go for comfort and upright riding. The Jaunt have a very smooth and noiseless ride. The frame is made to last and the components are name brands. So far I am very happy with the performance and I know it will provide years are great riding.
Date published: 2013-03-22
Rated 5out of5
by fromNice Bike. My wife and I purchased matching Jaunts and so far we are very happy with them. We were ready to transition to something more comfortable; with a more upright riding position and the Jaunts have filled that need. We considered the Townie but were concerned about the complaints of their chains coming off due to the long span between front and rear chainrings. In fact, the chain actually came off of the one we were test riding in our local REI store. The Jaunt's "foot forward" position is not as pronounced as the Townie's but IMO just enough to get the effect. Be warned however, the foot forward design will give your thighs a good work out.
Date published: 2013-06-17

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