Carrera Kraken

Carrera Kraken

Wheel Size: 27.5

Suspension: Front 120mm with Lockout

Brakes: Hydraulic Disc

Gears: 18 speed

Weight: 14.9kg

The Carrera Kraken, a mountain bike that doesn't just promise a ride, but an unparalleled adventure. Crafted meticulously with top-notch features and designed for the passionate, the Kraken is your gateway to uncharted terrains and memories waiting to be made.

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Carrera Kraken Key Features and Benefits

  • Robust Frame: The Kraken boasts a lightweight yet sturdy alloy frame, ensuring resilience on every terrain.

  • Advanced Suspension: Navigate challenging terrains with the Suntour XCR lightweight forks, complete with lockout and an impressive 120mm of travel.

  • Smooth Shifting: Experience seamless transitions with the 18-speed Shimano Acera gearing.

  • Superior Braking: The Shimano Hydraulic disc-brakes guarantee controlled stopping in diverse conditions, ensuring your safety.

  • Durable Wheels: The 27.5" double-walled rims are built for longevity, ready to endure the toughest trails.

  • Ultimate Comfort: With the Carrera Memory Foam Saddle, discomfort is a thing of the past, even on the longest rides.

  • Puncture Protection: The fast-rolling WTB Tyres come with an extra layer of puncture resistance, ensuring uninterrupted rides.

6 Reasons You'll Love This Carrera Mountain Bike

  1. Designed for More: Carrera bikes are synonymous with excellence. Whether you're a daily commuter or a weekend trail-blazer, the Kraken is engineered to amplify your cycling experience. More challenges, more adventures, more freedom – that's the Carrera commitment.

  2. Versatility at its Best: From serene tow paths to rugged trails, the Kraken stands as a beacon of reliability. Its enhanced fork, powerful hydraulic brakes, and improved gearing make it a versatile companion for any journey.

  3. Unmatched Comfort: With memory foam saddles and ergonomically designed handlebar grips, every ride is a comfortable one.

  4. Peace of Mind: With Carrera's Puncture Protection tyres, fortified with Kevlar, you can be confident that your rides will remain uninterrupted, letting you focus on the journey ahead.

  5. Efficient Gearing: The modern 2x gear setup not only reduces weight but also simplifies gear shifting. With a bigger 9-speed cassette at the rear, you're equipped for all terrains, including the steep climbs!

  6. Quality Assurance: Carrera's legacy is built on trust. The Kraken, with its Shimano MT200 hydraulic disc brakes, Suntour XCR-32 lockout suspension forks, and other top-tier components, stands as a testament to Carrera's commitment to quality, with high street support should you ever need it.

The Carrera Kraken is not just a mountain bike; it's a journey waiting to be embarked upon. Every detail, from the alloy frame to the 27.5" wheels, speaks of Carrera's dedication to providing an unparalleled riding experience.


For over two decades, Carrera has been manufacturing high-quality and reliable bikes that stand out for their exceptional value. Available on the high street, through Halfords, one of the UK’s most trusted cycling retailers, Carrera offers impressive performance without the premium price tag.

All Carrera bikes are designed to incorporate decades of engineering experience with rigorous testing ensuring that every model meets the highest standards for safety, comfort, and durability. Costs are controlled through integrated in-house manufacturing and direct sales which allows Carrera to equip their bikes with professional-grade components from leading brands rarely found at these lower price points. From road racing to mountain trails, Carrera bikes deliver pro-level performance across disciplines that competitors can’t match pound for pound. With excellent customer service and lifetime maintenance guarantees, Carrera bikes represent unmatched quality for your money. If you seek true value backed by decades of expertise, Carrera is the smart choice.

Buy this Bike If...

You want to hammer off road trails rather than just cycle paths and farm tracks

You understand when you need a lockout fork

You plan on riding in tough conditions where hydraulic disc brakes come into their own

Carrera Kraken in White / Carrera Kraken in Red

Some years Carrera releases the Kraken in other colours such as white or red. In its current guise it's available in dark blue. Let's face it, ride this bike the way it's designed to be ridden and it will be covered in mud and dirt in no time, so you'll appreciate having the darker hue of the blue!

So, if you're ready to challenge the trails, conquer terrains, and create memories that last a lifetime, the Carrera Kraken beckons. When you gear up, jump on and let the adventures begin, you'll soon see why Carreras are the UK's most popular mountain bikes.