We take a closer look at the all-new 2017 entry-level Saiko complete from Radio Bikes. This rig is stacked with geometry you would find on a pro's bike and equipped with a list of aftermarket components from Salt and Radio. Keeping scrolling to learn all of the details -


The 2017 Saiko complete bike combines PRO level geometry with the latest aftermarket parts from Salt and Radio, to make one badass entry level bike that might just surprise you. The Saiko boasts a longer 20.6” top tube with 8.6” bars and Salt’s new super wide 2.35” Tracer tires, making it the perfect all terrain shredding machine. As well as a sealed “Mid" bottom bracket and an integrated headset, the Saiko also comes with 25-9 gearing and a short 13.2” chainstay, giving you a quick responsive ride. 


The Saiko complete bike is available now for $409.99 in two special colorways - matte black and metallic blue. 




Frame: crmo downtube, 1020 hi-ten

Fork: Radio AM 20 1020 hi-ten fork, crmo steerer

Bars: 1020 hi-ten 

Grips: Salt EX 

Stem: Salt AM top load, 50mm reach

Headset: Salt Pro integrated headset, sealed bearings

Gyro: holes for removable gyro tabs

Lever: Radio AM alloy brake lever

Brakes: Salt Moto XL alloy u-brake-rear

Cranks: Radio Rookie tubular 3pc crank crmo 170mm, 8 spline

BB: mid size, press fit, sealed bearing

Pedals: Salt AM nylon/fiberglass pedals

Sprocket: Radio AM steel 25t sprocket 

Driver: 9t cassette driver, loose ball

Front Hub: Radio Rookie steel hub, lb 3/8"s, 36h

Rear Hub: Radio AM cassette hub, semi-sealed, 9t, 14mm, 36h

Front Rim: Salt Valon rim, straight single wall, 36h

Rear Rim: Salt Valon rim, straight single wall, 36h

Seat: Radio Century mid padded combo seat

Seat Clamp: Radio slim alloy seat clamp

Tires: Salt Tracer tires, 2.35" front & rear

Pegs: Radio AM 35mm x 89mm steel pegs (1 pair)

Weight: 25.66 lbs. without pegs & front brake

Frame Geometry:

  • top tube length - 20.6"
  • chain Stay length - 13.2"
  • head tube angle - 75°
  • seat tube angle - 71.5°
  • bottom bracket height - 11.75"
  • stand over height - 8.6"

Handlebar Geometry:

  • rise - 8.6"
  • width - 28.75"
  • backsweep - 11°
  • upsweep - 
MSRP: $409.99

View the entire 2017 range of completes from Radio Bikes HERE.
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