Folks, the trinket we have before us is the Aora , a carbon fiber hardtail MTB that brings the best Unno offers. If you’ve never heard of Unno, they’re a little-known bicycle manufacturer from Barcelona, Spain, with a drive to do things differently from other manufacturers. If you keep in mind that most cycling giants started with a similar goal, you can be sure to see more of this team in the future. Their game? Downhill MTB, except for Aora, which is tuned for XC riding.
To make things easier to understand, I invite you to follow along with a story of how seemingly useless sheets of carbon fiber can be molded into the ravishing creature we see today. Well, it all starts with the minds behind the design, and in Aora’s case, Unno likes to boast that it took them four years to finally perfect their notion of the perfect hardtail, if there is such a thing.
To create an entirely new bike, and one to their own standards, Unno chose to create everything from scratch and to their liking; even the machinery used to mold and shape each frame is proprietary tech. The result of creating bikes in this fashion? Just look at the Aora, for God’s sake; if that’s not one of the tastiest forbidden fruits I’ve ever seen, I don’t know what is.
To understand a bit about the hours craftsmen need to put into creating this trinket , I’ve added an image to the gallery that […]