Helios P8

Price: £499.99

Price: £499.00  



Whether you're going out for a long weekend ride, commuting to work by bike/train/bus, or popping down the street for a Sunday brunch, the Helios is up to the task. One of our most popular bikes, the Helios P8 is a sporty and light weight bike that adapts to just about any situation. The light aluminum frame features patented Re-Bar, ViseGrip, and EmBed technologies and customers rave about the beautiful brushed aluminum finish. Our latest Fusion technology dramatically improves stiffness of the frame, while reducing weight.

Light – only 10.7 kg (23.5 lbs.)

Light and fast – Kinetix™ Comp wheels

Fast rolling Dahon Special Edition Schwalbe Marathon Racer tires with RaceGuard puncture protection

Portable – folds in under 15 seconds

Radius integrated handlepost with Telescope adjustment

Quality Avid, Ritchey, Kinetix, SDG, BioLogic™ components

Dahon Premium component package


Brushed aluminum
GEAR INCHES 31" - 91"
DISTANCE: SEAT POST TO HANDLEBAR Min: 630mm (24.75") Max: 690mm (27.25")
DISTANCE: SADDLE TO PEDAL Min. 700mm (27.5") Max: 940mm (37")
FOLDED SIZE 36 x 64 x 84 cm (14" x 25" x 33")
WEIGHT 10.7 kg (23.5 lbs)
FOLDING TIME 15 seconds
SUGGESTED RIDER HEIGHT 142 cm - 193 cm (4'8" - 6'4")
MAX RIDER WEIGHT 105 kg. (230 lbs.)
FRAME Y Series, 7005 double-butted aluminum alloy, custom-drawn Sonus tubing, forged Lattice hinge, patented Re-Bar™, EmBed, ViseGrip technology, replaceable derailleur hanger
FORK Integrated, patented Fusion technology
HANDLEPOST Radius Telescope™ adjustable, patented Fusion™ technology, forged aluminum, patented InSide™ lock
STEM ProLite Revolve, 6061 aluminum
HANDLEBAR Ritchey, 6061-T6 aluminum, straight
HEADSET Dahon Fusion, Zero stack, cartridge, sealed
GRIPS BioLogic™ Ergo, AirFlo™ design, reflective end plugs
SADDLE BioLogic™ Velvet, w/ patented SDG I-Beam technology
SEAT POST SDG I-Beam Comp, SuperOversize, 6061-T6 aluminum, forged clamp
BRAKES Kinetix SpeedStop V brakes, stainless flex noodle, stainless link and anchor bolt, "SilentGrip" ceramic brake pads
CABLES AND HOUSING Dahon LiveWire, SIS housing, slick cable, LubeTube seal
FRONT WHEEL Kinetix Comp, radial laced, CNC machined rims
REAR WHEEL Kinetix Comp, radial/2 cross lacing, CNC machined rims
FRONT HUB Kinetix Neutron, cartridge bearings, Ultralight 58 gram design
REAR HUB Kinetix, Labyrinth water seal, 8spd. cassette, aluminum, QR
SPOKES 14G, stainless, brass nipples
RIMS Kinetix Comp, doublewall, CNC sidewalls, wear line indicator
TIRES Schwalbe Marathon Racer, 85 psi, Qualifier Compound casing, RaceGuard puncture protection
SHIFTERS SRAM 3.0 Comp, SRS technology, 8 speed
CASSETTE 8 speed, 11-32T
CRANKSET Dahon Special Edition Truvativ Touro, cold-forged 6061 aluminum cranks, aluminum chain ring and guard
BOTTOM BRACKET Cartridge, sealed bearings
CHAIN KMC Z51, half silver
PEDALS Folding, alloy
KICKSTAND Aluminum, Dacromet bolt
CLIP SYSTEM Magnetix™ system
ACCESSORY Reflective trouser clip, bell, mudguards and rack included.
*Note: These are our standard model specifications. The specifications for your country may differ slightly. We do our best to ensure that the specifications listed here accurately reflect the exact parts found on our production bikes. However, component changes do occur for various reasons and there may be brief delays on site updates. Also our distributors also regularly ask us to make component modifications to better reflect the requirements of their local markets. We reserve the right to make component changes without prior notification, which may cause discrepancies with the information listed on the web.

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