Established in 1923 Motobécane was one of the most famous French manufacturer of bicycles, mopeds, motorcycles, and other small vehicles. "Motobécane" is a compound of "moto", slang for motorcycle; "bécane" is slang for "bike." It existed until 1984, when it became a branch of Yamaha and continued producing bicycles in France under the Name MBK.
In the 1990s MBK brought some very nice and modern steel bikes to the market. They sponsored famous professional teams and their design was unmistakeable. This sturdy and reliable Motobecane Sprint stems from the beginning of the 1990s. The frame is made of high tensile steel tubes, making for a very solid base. As for the equipment, you will a blend of reliable and well working parts.
When needed, we raplaced parts for brand new ones to ensure a joyfull and secure ride. Thoroughly checked by our mechanics, the bike is ready to be ridden!
The bicycle is in good condition. The frame has no cracks, no dents and is not bent. The paintwork and decals are all original. All parts have been checked and are working fine. The bicycle went through a full checkup at Steel Vintage Bikes workshop!Parts were disassembled, cleaned and re-assembled again. The frame was checked for structural integrity and all wearing parts were replaced with new ones. Ready to be ridden.