Cape Town’s unique energy and rugged outdoor lifestyle inspired a bicycle aptly named after the well-known Capetonian landmark – Signal Hill. The home-grown Signal Bikes range has built a reputation of being a highly professional, dependable and consistent bicycle brand by receiving great reviews on social media as well as in the South African mountain bike community. Signal Bikes’ partnered with Oli ‘Pinner’ Munnik, a Capetonian racer, and his input insures that their bicycles are proven and underwritten to withstand the challenges that the rugged South African landscape brings. A smooth, enjoyable ride that is accessible to entrée-level enthusiasts as well as professional racers is what Signal Bikes strives for.
The brand is causing a stir in the South African cycling community as exceptional client-centred service is of the utmost importance to Signal Bikes. The necessary energy, passion and research is put into every new bicycle.
A variety of bicycle types is available in different sizes. This ensures that Signal Bikes is able to cater for all family members, casual enthusiasts as well as seasoned pros. These bikes are ideal for mountain bike trails but have also proven trustworthy in racing. Oli ‘Pinner’ Munnik and Jarrod van den Heever (well-known South African racers) both landed under the top 40 in the ABSA Cape Epic race with their Signal Elite alloy hardtails.
The new S940 Signal Bikes is designed with the same performance orientated frame geometry as the PRO and ELITE models and has proven its capability with superb value for money. This is a budget off-road bicycle that is available in a variety of colours (including yellow, black and red) and sizes. Signal S-Series 29" bikes are available in four sizes - Small through to X-Large, suiting a wide range of riders with a fine geometry balance between performance handling, climbing and comfort. The S940 is described to be the perfect entry level 29er for kids or teenagers or any person starting out.
The frame is a custom 29er/6061 light weight alloy frame and a custom made seat. The sleek build of the S940 harnesses the quick and lively qualities of a racing bike and adds just enough power to introduce a whole dimension of kick ass. The S940 is equipped with Shimano ST-M310 8 speed shifters, a Zoom-525-HLO 29”/100mm Travel Fork, Tektro mechanical disc brake, 160mm rotor brake set and CST Camber 29 x2.25 27TPI tyres.
Signal bikes is an investment and a proudly South African bicycle well worth supporting.