Bling bikes are often too expensive these days, while department store bikes seem too cheap to tackle a real mountain bike trail. In the name of science, Seth’s Bike Hacks bought two $149 bikes and took them down a real trail in Asheville, North Carolina. Will the bikes survive? Will Seth Survive? Press play to find out.
This is very reminiscent of the time Phil Kmetz took a Walmart bike to the bike park for a day.
Do you have tales of taking POS bikes on real MTB rides? Enlighten us in the comments section below.