Below, you’ll find reviews for 10 of the best BMX bikes of 2018.
The Kent Pro 20 is a popular freestyle bike, and it’s made with a tig-welded fork and frame. For easier freestyle tricks, it comes with pegs and 20-inch wheels. To give the rider better control, it has hand brakes on the front and rear, and the seat clamp is made out of alloy material.
Unlike many other products, this bike comes with a freestyle rotor. If you decide to purchase this bike, it’s a good idea to tighten the hardware.
The Kent Pro 20 must be assembled and should be put together by professionals. If you can’t put the bike together, then you should be able to find someone who can.
This is a great bike for a young boy because it’s tough and made from high-quality parts. This freestyle bike can take a lot of abuse, and it even has a micro drive. It’s recommended for ages 10 and older.
Mongoose is a well-known name for bikes, and the Mongoose Mode 270 is a great bike for boys. It has four freestyle pegs, which are great for stunts.
Since it has a special cable part, the handlebars can be spun 360 degrees. The frame is made of durable steel and features a single-speed drivetrain. It has a stem made from alloy and features a four-bolt, front-load stem, which clamps the bars tight.
The brakes on this bike aren’t the best, but they deliver plenty of stopping power. The Mongoose Mode 270 has an alloy caliper brake, and for definite stopping, it also has a rear U-brake. The aluminum machined wheels are strong enough to handle freestyle tricks and can take quite the beating.
The handlebars are made out of durable steel, and a padded seat keeps you comfortable when you’re not performing tricks. If you’re thinking about purchasing this bike, you’ll need to assemble it.
Diamondback is another well-known brand for BMX bikes, and the Grind BMX bike is a great example of what they have to offer in the low to mid range price level. This bike features a single piece crank that is made from tubular chromoly.
The 48 spoke rims are ideal for a variety of different tricks and the 990 break mounts provide excellent durability. Unlike it’s big brother the Grind Pro, the Grind doesn’t come with any pegs for grinding rails, but with its tough steel frame (which is important for freestyle bikes) it’s a great starter BMX bike.
Most of the components on this bike are made from high-quality materials, and the rear brakes are perfect for this type of BMX bike.
The Mongoose Slyde is similar to the R10, but there are some slight differences. One of this bike’s greatest features is the stylish colored frame. It features a lightweight fork and frame, and is a great step up from a beginner bike. This BMX bike is a great choice for shedding obstacles at the local skate park.
An alloy caliper front and rear brakes offers decent stopping power, with a freestyle brake rotor for reactive stopping power. The four-bolt stem is made from strong alloy material, and the two-piece handlebar offers additional control and makes certain tricks much easier to perform. If you want to get your grind on, pegs can be attached to the rear wheel.
With such a diverse arsenal of parts, the Mongoose Slyde is a great BMX bike for freestyle riding. It’s ideal for use at the local skate park, but it can be just as fun when used around the city.
The Mongoose Legion Mag is similar to the R30 and R10, but it has a few additional benefits to offer. The Legion Mag has a Hi-Ten steel frame and fork, and these components are robust and strong for any punishment the bike may withstand.
It has cast aluminium rims, which are strong enough to handle some serious tricks. With alloy caliper, steel rear and front U-brakes, cable detangler and 170mm cranks, the Legion Mag is perfect for tricks and the track.
This bike is made with 40 x 16 T gearing, and it’s a great choice for young boys and it’s not too difficult to put together.
If you’d like to purchase a great BMX bike for a boy of any age, this could be a great bike to consider. All of the parts are easy to operate, and they’re designed for freestyle tricks. With durable, high-quality parts, the Mongoose Legion Mag is built to last.
Here is a great low end BMX bike that is great for flatland, vertical and street riding. To give the rider decent stopping power, this bike is equipped with a coaster brake. The Dynacraft Throttle Magna Bike even has a quick-release saddle, which makes height adjustments easy. If you’re looking for a bike that makes it easy for someone to learn how to ride, then this could be a great choice.
The handlebars offer great control, and they’re securely attached to the frame. The coaster brake delivers reasonable stopping power and makes riding even safer. The Dynacraft 8109-34ZTJ Boys BMX is one of the best complete budget bikes for the money. It’s a great BMX bike for street, flatland and vertical riding, and it performs particularly well on the ramps in skate parks.
The FS20 freestyle BMX bike is an affordable choice, and it’s available in different versions for boys and girls. For optimal comfort, it features an X-Games saddle, and to prevent dangerous accidents, it’s made with rear and front hand brakes.
The frame and fork components are tig welded, which increases the tensile strength of the material. This bike has a four-bolt alloy stem and can be used for vertical, street and flatland riding.
It’s great for pulling off tricks at the local skate park, but it can be enjoyed on several different terrains. The FS20 comes with sticky street tires, so you shouldn’t have any trouble gripping the road surface.
This bike has a BMX handlebar and welded cross brace. It’s very important for kids to perform tricks safely, and without the right components, safety might be compromised. All of the parts on the FS20 are designed for optimal safety.
The Grenade B2 Men’s BMX bike is available in a gritty shade of Gray, with orange front fork and handle bars. It has a frame that is made from CroMo, and the top tube is 20.4 inches.
The fork is made from HiTen, which is important for durability and weight. The Grenade B2 even has HiTen rise bars and can be used for flatland, street and vertical riding. All of this bike’s major core components are made from CroMo, which are very lightweight and strong.
The Grenade B2 comes with Shrapnel Fragment grips and fuse alloy stem. If you’re looking for a high-quality BMX bike, and you’re not restricted to a tight budget, the Grenade B2 could be a great choice.
A popular mid-range BMX bike is the Razor Agitator, and it features a 20-inch freestyle frame. For better tricks, it comes with four axel pegs, which are ideal for trick riding.
This is a top bike for handlebar spinning because it has 360-degree rotors. Many low-quality bikes don’t have this feature, so they make it impossible to spin the handlebars.
The Razor Agitator is perfect for freestyle tricks and has front alloy caliper brakes. The frame is strong and features a brushed finish. The saddle is padded for extra comfort, and it can provide countless hours of comfort.
Here we have a top product from Redline, in the form of the Romp Freestyle BMX. This bike is designed for kids between 5-9 years old. It is a great starter BMX for kids that want to get a feel for doing tricks, or for riding on any surface from dirt, gravel or road. There is very little assembly required when the bike arrives, it’s easy enough to put together.
The Freestyle BMX comes with the Alex VP-15 wheel set, and the tires are Kenda small block, very hard wearing and great for all surfaces and heavy landings if testing out tricks. The breaks are very efficient, fitted with the Promax dual pull and long reach break system.
The Redline Freestyle BMX is great for the price, it’s hard to beat what this bike has to offer.