Best Bike in Africa 2015: #16 Bianchi L'Eroica

The Best Bike in Africa will be held at the 2015 Standard Bank Africa Cycle Fair on 23 - 25 October at St Stithians College, Johannesburg. The competition invites fair visitors to vote for their favourite bike at the Best Bike in Africa stand. All the entrants that vote for the bike that wins the Best Bike in Africa will go into a draw to win the bike. Leading up to the fair, we'll be be revealing the bikes entered in the Best Bike in Africa. Last but not least the Bianchi L'Eroica.

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  • FRAME:Eroica Steel lugged with Columbus Zona tubing double butted, seatube 27.2mm, head tube 1", sizes (Center to top): 50-53-55-57-59-61-63cm
  • FORK:Bianchi Steel lugged with head chromo finish
  • HEADSET:Aluminium 6061, diam. 1"
  • BOTTOM BRACKET:Italian 70x116mm
  • CRANKSET:Aluminium, 48/36T, crank length: 165mm-50cm, 170mm-53/63cm
  • STEM:Aluminum cold forged, angle 70°, diam. 26mm, with Bianchi old style logo, ext: 80mm (130mm leg)-46/53cm, 100mm(180mm leg)-55/61cm
  • SEATPOST:Aluminium 6061, diam. 27.2mm, silver anodized
  • HANDLEBAR:Classic racing bar, aluminium silver anodized, diam. 26mm, width 380mm (drop 125mm)- 400-420mm (drop145mm) size: 380mm-50cm, 400mm-53/57cm, 420mm-59/63cm
  • FRONT DERAILLEUR:Campagnolo Silver vintage 10sp, band type 31,8mm
  • REAR DERAILLEUR:Campagnolo Silver vintage 10sp short cage
  • SHIFTERS:Dia-Compe W-Shift lever 2x10sp, down tube use
  • BRAKES:Dia-Compe Aluminum CNC Machined
  • SADDLE:Brooks Team Pro Classic, chrome rail, 273x160mm
  • WHEELSET:Ambrosio Montreal, tubular
  • TIRES:Vittoria Rally 25mm, 28" tubular
  • RETAIL PRICE:R 44,999.00


If you like this bike and would like the chance to own one, vote for it in the Best Bike in Africa at the Standard Bank Africa Cycle Fair on 23 - 25 October at St Stithians College.


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rock, Oct 25 2015 09:24

would love to get that for my dad.