The Turner King Khan will change the way you think about fat bikes — it’s fast, quick-handling, efficient and a great all-day, all-mountain trail bike.

Fat bikes are usually associated with riding snow and sand. And yes, the King Khan can do double-duty for backcountry explorers and mountain bikers who don’t let snow keep them off the trails. But riding the King Khan on dirt, especially on flowy flats or downhill, is a near orgasmic experience. With 16 psi (10 more than for snow), the 4-inch tires roll smoothly and stick to the trail like glue. Once you start pushing the bike through corners, getting air and monster trucking over rocky chunder, you’ll be hooked.

With 125mm of bump-eating, pedal-friendly DW-Link® suspension in the rear and a 120mm RockShox Bluto fork in the front, the King Khan is like a Ford Raptor with 37-inch tires. Or maybe the KTM 950 Super Enduro – the most powerful dirt bike ever produced. Take either of these to Baja and ride the right terrain and it’s pure, ear-to-ear grinning fun. At only ~34 lbs, the Turner King Khan fat bike devours everything in its path – it’s the ultimate all-season, all-terrain, good-time mountain bike. You can ride this bike all day and it’s a total blast. Check out the videos below to see the King Khan in action.

* The photos above are of our 2015 Turner King Khan Full Suspension Fatbike, in large.

Wheels: With high-volume, low-pressure 4” tires on 26” wheels, the King Khan has handling similar to a bike with 27.5” wheels, but with the speed and rollover ability of a 29er. The monster tires give the King Khan incredible traction and effectively act as an inch or more of extra suspension so you can pedal it over any kind of surface, obstacle or terrain.
Suspension: 125mm (4.9″) DW-Link® rear and 120mm (4.7″) front: One of the most respected mountain bike suspension linkage systems, the DW-Link® provides a super-efficient pedaling platform with great traction and bottomless-feeling travel on big hits.
Frame: Turner is one of the few bike companies that still makes frames in the USA. Take a close look at the welds and precision-machined bits on the aluminum King Khan frame and you’ll see the quality and attention to detail that sets Turner bikes apart from the rest. Trail-friendly geometry makes the bike stable, comfortable and fun. Besides being an efficient suspension platform, the DW-Link rear also helps keep the King Khan laterally stiff – even when you’re descending through a field of babyhead rocks, or out of the saddle, pedaling hard. Another example of Turner’s attention to detail – the King Khan even has threaded Zerk grease ports to make sure the rear-linkage bearings stay in tip-top shape for years.
Fork: The Turner King Khan comes with a 120mm RockShox Bluto fat bike suspension fork. The Bluto was the first fat bike-specific suspension fork and it was specifically engineered for the unique demands of the fat wheel. It’s not just wide, though – it also features some of the best technology SRAM has to offer – the Solo Air spring, 15mm Maxle through-axle, tapered steerer tube and optional bar-mounted damping adjustment.
Available Builds: Turner Fat-Kit (as seen on our spec sheet) with choice of Fox CTD Evolution, Fox CTD Kashima or Cane Creek Double Barrel Inline rear shock. An optional KS Lev dropper seatpost ugrade is available, as well.
Drivetrain: SRAM XX1 / X01/ X1 with 28t chainring and 10-42t cassette (the Turner King Kahn is currently only available with 1x drivetrains)
Wheels: 26×4″ Silver Turnagain FR80 rims with Black Hope Hubs and 177×12 thru-axle
Tires: Schwalbe Jumbo Jim 4.0
Sizes: SM (15″), MD (17″), LG (19″), XL (21″)
Sizes in our fleet: Large
Finish: Raw aluminum or custom colors
Weight (actual): 34.6 lbs (15.7kg), as shown
Frame: Made in USA aluminum with DW-Link rear linkage, replaceable dropouts, Zerk grease ports
Fork: RockShox Bluto, 120mm travel, 32mm stanchions, Solo Air spring, rebound damping adjustment, optional OneLoc remote lockout, tapered aluminum steerer tube, magnesium lowers, 15mm Maxle Lite
Rear Suspension Travel: 125mm (4.9″)
Shock: Fox CTD Evolution 7.5×2
Brakes: Shimano SLX, 180/160mm
Front Derailleur: None: 1×11 only
Stem: Thomson X4, 70mm
Handlebar: Thomson Trail Carbon, 750mm x 12mm
Seatpost: Thomson Elite (optional KS Lev dropper post upgrade available)
Saddle: WTB Rocket V
Headset: Cane Creek 40
Grips: ODI
Your Height Recommended Frame Size Frame Seat-Tube
5’2-5’6 SM 15″
5’6-5’10 M 17″
5’10-6’1 L 19″
6’1-6’4 XL 21″
Size SM (15″/ 381mm) MD (17″/ 432mm) LG (19″/ 482mm) XL (21″/ 533mm)
Virtual TT 22.3 in. / 565mm 23.0 in. / 584mm 24.2 in. / 614mm 24.9 in. / 633mm
Seat Tube Length 15 in. / 381mm 17 in. / 432mm 19 in. / 482mm 21 in. / 533mm
Seat Post 30.9mm 30.9mm 30.9mm 30.9mm
Head Tube Length 3.7 in. / 95mm 3.7 in. / 95mm 4.5 in. / 115mm 5.3 in. / 135mm
Head Angle 69.5° 69.5° 69.5° 69.5°
Head Tube Diam. 44mm 44mm 44mm 44mm
Bottom-Bracket Height 13.3 in. / 339mm 13.3 in. / 339mm 13.3 in. / 339mm 13.3 in. / 339mm
Bottom Bracket Shell Width 100mm 100mm 100mm 100mm
Chainstay Length 18.2 in. / 462mm 18.2 in. / 462mm 18.2 in. / 462mm 18.2 in. / 462mm
Stack Height 24.1 in. / 613mm 23.5 in. / 613mm 24.8 in. / 631mm 25.6 in. / 650mm
Reach Length 14.9 in. / 378mm 15.6 in. / 397mm 16.6 in. / 421mm 17.1 in. / 434mm
Standover Height 30.2 in. / 768mm 30.1 in. / 765mm 31.3 in. / 796mm 32.2 in. / 819mm
Wheelbase 43.8 in. / 1111mm 44.5 in. / 1130mm 44.7 in. / 1161mm 46.5 in. / 1181mm
Adv. Frame Weight Coming soon Coming soon Coming soon Coming soon

All specifications are subject to change.

Geometry & Measurement Tips

Turner Bikes measures ‘Standover’ height 6” / 150mm in front of the BB center, that is roughly the MIDDLE of the Top Tube, not at the actual lowest point way back at the junction with the Seat Tube as some companies do. This allows for plenty of standover clearance without the nose of the seat crushing into your spine!

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Key Features

Monster Truck

All-weather, all-terrain, all-mountain – the King Khan rolls over anything

Full-Suspension Fatty

With ~5 inches front & back, the King Khan is the best full-suspension fat bike on the market


The King Khan fat bike frame is proudly made in the USA

SRAM 1x11 Drivetrain

Get rid of that front derailleur! With the SRAM X1 drivetrain, one chainring does it all

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