Takara Oni

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Summary of Reviews

We have read all expert and user reviews on the Takara Oni. In summary, this is what cyclists think.

3 reasons to buy

  • A happy consumer felt that the Oni was “good for the price”.
  • A flip-flop hub gave riders the choice of fixed-gear or single-speed riding.
  • Buyers found the Oni easy to assemble.

3 reasons not to buy

  • The Oni’s drop bars were described as both “huge” and “insane”.
  • A couple of riders said that this rig’s tires were puncture-prone.
  • An owner said their Oni arrived marred with scratches.

Bottom line

One Oni owner saw this as a good beginner bike. A flip-flop hub gives owners the option of riding fixed-gear or freestyle. A low, low price was the main point of attraction, for thrifty folk that just wanted something that made it from A to B. Because the drop bars have such a deep reach, shoppers should consider opting for a smaller size than usual.

Expert Reviews

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User Ratings

80/100 based on 16 ratings
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