Hey im just about to start bmx and have £300 pounds to spend on a bike. I got told that it was best by friends that bmx that i would be best off to buy a complete bike to start off and just do some mods to the bike. I have been looking around and have seen a "Mongoose Culture 2012 BMX Bike" i got told that this bike would be good start as mongoose's are a reliable well known brand. Please could you help me out and give me a heads up on weather or not this bike is good.
Here is the Description.
Mongoose Culture 2012 BMX Bike
Frame: Updated Hi-Ten 20.5" Top Tube
Forks: Hi-Ten with Chromoly steerer, 1 1/8"
Cranks: Full Chromoly 3-piece tubular 175mm
Bottom Bracket: Sealed, Mid, 19mm
Freewheel: 9t driver
Chain: KMC Z510
Brakes: (F) Tektro Alloy Caliper, (R) Alloy U-Brake
Levers: Rush Alloy
Bars: Hi-Ten 8" Rise
Stem: Front Load 50mm reach
Headset: Threadless, 1 1/8"
Grips: Odyssey Aaron Ross Grips
Rear Hub: 14mm axle, sealed bearing cassette, 9t driver, 36 Hole
Front Hub: Mongoose Alloy with 3/8" axle, loose ball bearing, 36 Hole
Rims: Weinmann ZAC30 36 Hole
Tyres: (F) Innova, 20 x 2.125; (R) 2.0
Seat: Mongoose Pivotal
Seatpost: Pivotal Steel, 25.4 x 200mm
Pedals: Odyssey Twisted PC
Pegs: 2 Pegs