^ this is a three hype combo-breaker resulting in instant want.
If you're one of life's rulebreakers you want to beat your own meat path, gravel grinding adventure™ biking at every opportunity. Plus you can fit mudguards, a rack for your shopping and there's a tax break. RAD !!!
Nailed it Joe. And I am one of those suckers who are sucked in by that hype combo-breaker!
With that said if the Arkose can't take a proper front mudguard then it may be a no-go :-(