It all began with a dream to design the lightest bicyle frame in the world.
Kestrel bicycles is formed
Kestrel introduces the world's first all-carbon composite bike frame: the Kestrel 4000.
Kestrel introduces the world's first all-carbon mountain bike: the MX-Z.
Kestrel designs the Nitro, the world's first full suspension
Kestrel offers the first carbon road fork, the EMS
Kestrel produces the world's first all carbon triathlon bike, the KM40
Kestrel produces the first modern seat tube less frame, the 500 Sci
The Rubicon Comp was released
The Kestrel Edge offers a full carbon monocoque main frame with an FSR rear suspension system featuring adjustable 3-4" travel
Kestrel is purchased by Advanced Sports International
Kestrel releases the 785g Legend SL, our lightest frame ever.
Kestrel produces the lightest production bike in their history, the 10.99lb Legend LTD.
Kestrel launches the 5000SL, the fastest bike we've ever created
Kestrel produces their lightest production frame at 625g in the all new Kestrel Legend SL
Kestrel's Talon X lands with an all new aero road platform
The RT-1100 is Kestrel's first disc brake equipped endurance road platform