The Sutra is Kona’s touring bike and is constructed using custom butted chromoly. It features chainstay mounted disc brakes that allows for better fender fit and wider fender options. For long hauls or heavy loads the Sutra comes with heavy-duty pannier racks. The Sutra comes equipped with Shimano derailluers and Bar-Con shifters combined with a Shimano Sora cranks and Avid BB7 disc brakes. The Sutra retails for $1469.00. For more information visit www.konaworld.com.