By Aoife Glass. We break it all down, helping you decide what bike will suit your needs and budget, plus steer you towards plenty of advice and info to help you get out and riding. Some will have a distinct frame design that the companies say suit female riders better, while others will have a unisex frame.
Times have never been tougher for bricks-and-mortar bike shops. Online retailers have made it nigh on impossible for physical retailers to compete on price and many local bike shops have closed down as a result. A good bike shop offers more than just a place to buy a bike or accessories — it can be a community hub, a place to meet and ride with like-minded folks.
By Alex Jul 29, 7 Comments in Vintage bicycles are a unique investment. They draw excitement from bicycle enthusiasts and now forward thinking investors because they do not lose their value over time, but simply increase in value year upon year. Often, many of the rare bicycles were only manufactured for a year and rode by cycling legends, they are few and far between and their history is much more interesting than the stock market.
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If you want a bike which is full of up to date tech but which still rocks stylish retro looks then a retro naked might be for you. What is a retro motorbike? The details don't end there though because the dash is truly a work of art.
Vintage bikes, especially steel racing and track bikes, have always had their fans and collectors. If you consider buying a vintage racer for yourself, make sure you are spending your money on the right one. Some collectors favour nothing but handcrafted bikes that were manufactured only by the dozens to low hundreds.
Vintage bicycles are like classic cars, fine wines and antiques: the years advance but their beauty and value only grow. First produced in Italy in the early Fifties, Colnago has manufactured some of the most iconic and eye-catching bikes ever made. Models to look out for include the Mexico and Master. Bianchi is one of the oldest and most celebrated brands in cycling, having produced heart-stealing and race-winning bikes from its Italian base since
There is nothing more satisfying that cruising on a beautifully restored vintage style bicycle. A true throwback beauty is classic, timeless and gets tons of looks. This style is crazy popular and brands are paying attention.
Welcome to the latest edition of road. In this updated version of our guide to steel road bikes we've added the Mason ISO. That was Miguel Indurain, who won his fourth of five Tour titles on a Pinarello bike though it was reportedly actually built by Dario Pegoretti. Read more: Is there still a place for steel road bikes in the age of carbon fibre?