Exclusive Content:

Affordable Steel Sour Line: Bad Granny, Crumble, Purple Haze & More!

Introducing Sour Bicycles: Affordable Steel Bikes for Off-Road Adventures

Founded on the idea of delivering affordable, quality production steel bikes, Sour Bicycles has officially launched their new German bike company. With a focus on off-road and mixed-surface adventures, Sour Bicycles offers a range of bikes that are both fun to ride and budget-friendly.

Sour Bicycles: Quality Steel Bikes at Affordable Prices

Based in Dresden, Sour Bicycles is committed to building classic styled steel bikes with modern technology and details. Their bikes are not only stylish, but also built to last. The company offers a variety of frame options for less than 1000€, as well as complete bike builds. Sour Bicycles has partnered with five dealers across Germany to provide customers with the opportunity to see, Review ride, and service the bikes in person. They also offer direct shipping to anywhere in Europe.

Customization Options and Wheelbuild Solutions

Sour Bicycles provides several different powdercoat paint options for each bike, allowing customers to personalize their ride. They offer both matte and glossy finishes, and even include at least one special sparkly paint job option. In addition, Sour Bicycles has partnered with Light-Wolf, a master wheelbuilder, to offer limitless custom wheelbuild solutions.

The Bad Granny: A Classic Mountain Bike Cruiser

The Bad Granny is one of Sour Bicycles’ signature bikes. With a heat-treated, butted chromoly tubeset, this bike combines a modern geometry with a classic cruiser look. It is an ideal choice for those looking to build a fun rigid 29er singlespeed. The Bad Granny features a traditional threaded bottom bracket, thru-axles, and a tapered steerer-ready headtube. It also includes options for running a dropper seatpost and has two sets of water bottle bosses inside the front triangle.

The Crumble: A Trail Hardtail Mountain Bike

The Crumble is a versatile mountain bike designed for trail riding. With a butted chromoly steel frame, it is suspension corrected for 130mm forks. The Crumble features a threaded bottom bracket, ISCG tabs, and Boost 18 rear spacing. It is designed for a 1x drivetrain but can also accommodate a 2x setup. The bike comes in two different wheel sizes and five frame sizes, all with a long, low, and slack modern geometry.

The Cancan: A Limited Edition Dirt Jump Bike

The Cancan is a limited edition dirt jump bike designed for park riding. It features a butted chromoly frame with a tapered headtube and IS disc brake tab. The Cancan is only available in a single small size, but with a modern long frame reach. It is built around a 26×2.2″ mountain bike tire and an 80-120mm travel dirt jump fork.

The Clueless: An All-Road Gravel Bike

The Clueless is an all-road or light gravel bike designed to handle a variety of road surfaces. It can accommodate up to 35mm tires with fenders. The Clueless is available as a frame only or as a complete bike with a tapered carbon fork. It features thru-axles, flat mount disc brakes, and mounts for full coverage fenders. The bike is designed for traditional 2x road drivetrains but can also be set up with a 1x system.

The Purple Haze: A Gravel Adventure Bike

The Purple Haze is a gravel adventure bike built for off-tarmac riding. It is designed to accommodate 29er XC MTB tires and features fender mounts and rear rack mounts. The bike comes with the option of a 1.125″ unicrown aluminum fork or a 1.5″ tapered carbon fork. Both forks have 12mm thru-axles and flat mount brakes. The Purple Haze offers the versatility to tackle any terrain.



Don't miss


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here