The most famous mountainous bike brands in the world (Part 4)

Pinarello has sponsored professional racing teams since 1960 such as Telecom, Banesto, Caise d’Epargne.

Santa Cruz Bike

Santa Cruz Bike is a high quality mountain bike manufacturer based in Santa Cruz, California. Founded by Rob Roskop, Mike Marquez and Rich Novak in 1993. Their first product was a full-suspension mountain bike designed to market in 1994, called Tazmon.

The company is also the scapegoat of the Santa Cruz Syndicate, a mountain bike racing team. 3/7/2015 Santa Cruz company was sold to Pon Holding, a Dutch corporation.

Colnago Bike

This is a high-end road bike manufacturing company founded by Ernesto Colnago in 1952 in Cambiago, Italy.

The company is known for its high quality steel frame bikes that fit the professional racing environment. In the future, the company constantly innovates its design and experiment with new and varied materials including carbon fiber to create modern terrain bikes

Kona Bike

Kona Bike is a company based in the Northwest, Pacific. Established in 1988 owned by Dan Gerhard and Jacob Heilbron in Vancouver, BC, headquartered in Ferndale, Washington, Canadian distribution offices in Vancouver and European distribution offices in Geneva, Switzerland.

Kona has a long history of sponsoring imported sports cycling teams, first being Joe Murray – twice to win the mountain bike race.

Schwinn Bicycle

Schwinn is one of the largest brands in the world. Their bikes aim to meet weekend cycling and daily cycling needs in the city.

Schwinn Bicycle was founded by German mechanical engineer Ignaz Schwinn (1960-1945) in Chicago in 1895. It dominated the US bicycle market during the 20th century.

Today, after the bankruptcy declaration in 1992, the multi-ownership company is owned by multinational corporation Dorel Industries.

Above are the most famous mountainous bike brands in the world. Hopefully, you will choose a suitable bicycle brand for your own and comfortably enjoy this helpful sport.