Alpha Two vs. Zulu Two

Prevelo offers 16-inch bikes in two series:  the Alpha Series and the Zulu Series.  Trying to decide which one is right for your young rider?  Check out the differences right here:



Zulu Two
Use All purpose riding. The 1.5" wide tires, rigid fork, lightweight and low height make the Alpha Series efficient, easy and agile on streets, sidewalks, bike paths and light trails. Dirt riding. The 2.1" wide tires, hydraulic disc brakes, and mountain bike geometry provide traction, control and a smooth ride on dirt trails.
Brakes V-brakes. Alloy brake lever and calipers Hydraulic Disc with 140mm rotors
Wheels Aluminum with grinded sidewalls Aluminum blackwall with disc rotor
Fork Lightweight aluminum alloy fork with chromoly steerer - 35mm wide fork legs Zulu Two:  Lightweight aluminum alloy fork with chromoly steerer - 40mm wide short offset fork legs
Zulu Two HEIR:  HEIR Airfork - 60mm travel - HM Carbon Fiber / AL6061 Lower - AL7050 Hard Anodized 30mm Stanchion  - adjustable rebound, lockout and compression
Geometry Versatile everyday geometry - 69° head tube angle and 70° seat tube angle

Zulu Two: Trail geometry - 66° head tube angle and 74° seat tube angle

Zulu Two HEIR: Trail geometry - 67° head tube angle and 74° seat tube angle


Prevelo Speed Silver with gloss clear coat so riders can camouflage with lightening

Prevelo Power Purple with gloss clear coat designed to replicate the energy in the core of a neutron star

Prevelo Braap Blue with gloss clear coat designed to harness the fierceness of the legendary blue racing dragons

Prevelo Pro Matte Dark Grey Metallic to scare trail monsters
Kickstand Compatibility Includes kickstand plate
Kickstands available here
No kickstand plate