road bike

  1. oldcarltonfan

    Is EV 15 Along the Rhine Rideable on 28mm Road Tyres?

    Ladies and Gents of CycleChat. I’m considering riding part of EV15 along the Rhine, probably the section between Strasbourg and Cologne/Koln. I would be lightly loaded with a single pannier on a Van Nicholas Yukon, shod with 28mm GP 4 Season tyres. I after the opinions of anyone who has...
  2. B

    Scottish union canal. OK for road bike?

    Im doing Pedal for Scotland and thinking of cycling back via the union canal & forth & clyde canals. (This will make a nice even 100mile round trip.) I cycle parts of the F&C canal everyday no problem but I've heard the union canal is different (poorer) and on the canals website it says...
  3. Shut Up Legs

    Help me choose another road bike ?

    I'm in the market for another road bike. Why While I've had many enjoyable years doing well over 100,000km on the Vivente World Randonneur touring bike I use for commuting, this year I've been using my Specialized Roubaix Expert SL4 (2013 model) road bike for commuting. This is mainly because I...
  4. MikeD111

    Ribble Road Bike For Sale.

    Hi All, Selling my Ribble, happy to end and do a good cash deal off eBay. Drop me a message as I need it gone ASAP. https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F264419218145 Located in Horsham, Sussex. Thanks, Mike
  5. smokeysmoo

    [FS] Peugeot CR02 Carbon Road Bike

    A friend of mine is selling THIS bike, I remember when he got it and TBH pictures don't do it justice. The link is to Facebook but if you don't want to go through FB I've put his pics below, and your welcome to PM me and I'll hook you up with Chris the seller The bikes located in Black rod...
  6. C

    SOLD: Giant Defy 4 Road Bike (Size M/L) with Custom Built Wheelset

    Giant Defy 4 Road Bike (Size M/L) with Custom Built Wheelset Used condition with normal wear and tear the bike has done around 4,000 miles Custom built wheel set which cost me £250 alone The wheels and hubs have been recently serviced in March (Wheelset Build is: Miche Syntesi hubs laced to...
  7. K

    Giant TCR Advanced Pro 1 overkill for first road bike?

    Hi guys, Looking for your opinion do you think giant tcr advanced pro 1 would be an overkill for my first road bike? I have found someone selling one online for nearly half the price of a new one 1800 new is 3400. Do you think I should go for something cheaper? TIA
  8. NorthernSky

    Which bearings for fork/steerer on road bike?

    let the bottom bearing in my forks get in a bad way and need to replace them. the top one isn't too bad bu i might get a set if i can including the races not sure which ones to buy any help from these pics? i measured top of the tube and it seems to be 1 1/8th bottom. a different shape to...
  9. biggs682

    Aende road bike Sold

    Selling due to lack of use my Aende road bike . Columbus slx tubed 56cm square frame in a nice shade of red paint in very clean original condition . Full 14 speed Dura ace 7400 group set or hubs, calipers, 170 mm crank set , brake levers, seat post and gear levers . Mavic ma40 rim on the...
  10. DCLane

    New arrival: Orbit 531 road bike

    This afternoon I picked up a 531-framed Orbit from Sheffield, won yesterday via eBay for a nominal sum. Good points; 531 frame/forks albeit needing a respray, a rear Mavic Module 4 wheel, drillium chainrings on a Stronglight crankset. Bad points; the frame has more paint off than on, front...
  11. wisdom

    Unusual giant road bike

    Just seen an unusual oldish giant bike. It had carbon tubes bonded onto alloy bosses/lugs.Thought it was quite unusual and great looking.The carbon tubes did not appear coloured maybe just lacquered.
  12. L

    Boardman Team Carbon 105 Men's Road Bike - 2017 - Limited Edition

    Anyone need a new bike I found this: https://www.cyclerepublic.com/boardman-team-carbon-105-men-s-road-bike-2017-limited-edition-1.html For the price, this is a bargain!
  13. jowwy

    Another E Road bike

    BMC entering the party with their full on road equiped E Machine
  14. S

    Two wheel drive road bike - !

    On the way home today, noticed a cyclist riding what I at first took to be a hand cranked bike, but when I met him at some lights, he was riding a 'regular road bike, but with a full cassette & chain setup drive to the front wheel. It was powered by a crank / handlebar setup and looked pretty...
  15. Racing roadkill

    I think I’m going to convert my old road bike to single speed.

    It’s my BSA Tour de France from the mid 1980s, and my first road bike. I really haven’t got the time or inclination to do a full resto, so I’m going to convert it to single speed, when I get time.
  16. CarlP

    BSA Tour de France road bike. *SOLD*

    Everything you need know is here and here £150.00 to you. Just about covers what I spent on it. Based in South Oxfordshire, will pack and post.
  17. DCBassman

    Motobecane Mistral ladies road bike

    One of these, middling condition, at the tip. Didn't manage a pic, but are these any good? Going to be a tenner or less, probably. Not that I've got anywhere to store it or work on it...
  18. biggs682

    Tec Road Bike Dedaccai Tubing 58cm

    If you thought the Koga was nice don't go any further ^_^ Aprox late 90's or early 00's Tec Road bike , Tec were a firm that sold Italian made bike components and the occasional frame / bike . Measurements are 23" or 58cm from centre of bottom bracket to top of seat tube , 21 3/4" or 55 1/2"...
  19. Con

    Finally got the wife a road bike

    Well after looking at too many bikes and travelling all over the Midlands we found a bike in a local second hand bike shop literally round the corner from me like less than a mile. It's an orbea asphalt marmolada from way back in 2007/8 but in time warp condition (well I think so anyway) it's...
  20. G

    First Road Bike - £600 budget

    Hi guys I'm just back from a wonderful trip in Mallorca. One of the guys on my trip would like to buy his first road bike and he has a budget of about £600. Any recommendations? Thanks in advance J
  21. gareth01244

    Boardman comp fi road bike

    I have been asked to list my wife's road bike, it was bought new with the idea being that she would be able to use it to join a friend on rides. This never happened and as such the bike has covered no more than 100 miles so it's time to sell it on. It's a 52cm top tube and is sized as a medium...
  22. D

    Beone Black Pearl carbon/Ultegra road bike - sold

    Reluctant sale due to ill health (arthritis!) my favourite and fastest bike! Carbon melt frame (large - 58cm) well protected with protection pads where cables can touch it, in very very clean condition, comes with spare fork. Pro lite carbon wheels, stainless aero spikes, titanium hubs, Pro...
  23. S

    Ribble 7005 Audax Road Bike with extra wheelset and brake pads.

    Ribble 7005 Audax Road Bike with extra wheelset and brake pads. £249 Collected from Chorley, Lancashire. In good overall condition but has been used over a number of winters and does of course shows signs of use. So, the points to note are: The paint has been touched in, in a number of...
  24. D

    Wtd: Gravel type commuter road bike, with hydraulics - upto £800 for 5'11" bloke.

    As title, I was going for a Boardman 8.9 ADV on the c2w scheme but my company will not let me use Halfords and I'm struggling to find anything to match the bike spec. Must have room for wider tyres and muguards and decent brakes. In Bristol.
  25. O

    Lightweight Fuji 1.5 Road bike. Size L

    VGC. Low mileage, less than 2k. North Wiltshire. 01666 860 644 £275
  26. B

    Ladies Trek Lexa SL road bike.

    Very light aluminium 54cm frame with carbon forks and all Tiagra running gear. All in very good con dition and working as it should. Maybe able to help with delivery. £185
  27. broady

    Isla Luath kids road bike - 26 inch wheels

    This has been a fantastic bike that has helped my daughter start riding road bikes and racing at Mallory Park. It has 26 inch wheels and comes with a set of road tyres and off road tyres. The gearing is Claris 8 speed by single chainring. The bike is used and clearly had signs of usage, but is...
  28. T

    First boardman road bike.

    Hi all. Been wanting a new road bike for a while. Looking at boardmans and Cannondales. The one I wanted I didn’t like the colour so back looking at boardmans again. Been deciding between the 8.8 asr and the 8.8adv. Will be used mainly on road but will get out more lanes and paths in the...
  29. Zorro

    Advice for Heavy Rider

    I am 115kg (18 stone) 6foot5 and ride daily. I am looking to buy my next road bike and have finally succumb to the fact I am not suited to ride an ultra light carbon racing bike and have been looking at going TITANIUM. Can you lovely, wise and friendly people please offer your advice on how I...
  30. C

    Sub £700 road bike

    Another day, another new bike thread... After a recent "collison" with a day dreaming motorist I'm having to replace my road bike. I'm very much a novice and had been using an Eastway R3.0 that I picked up a few years ago from Wiggle for a reduced price. I'm reluctant to use the Cycle to Work...
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