Le Taureau Professional 1972 classic racing bicycle. Despite the brand really sounds French, Le Taureau was actually founded in the early 1970s in Stuttgart, Germany. Being an era in which Italian and French bicycles dominated the market, it was named Le Taureau (the French for bull) in order to be more captivating.
The lugged steel frame made of Reynolds 531 tubes is a clear indicator that this Le Taureau Professional was intended for serious races. With a clean and elegant design, this classic bicycle is furthermore equipped with quality components of its era, such as Campagnolo Gran Sport gearing and hubs, a drilled Sugino cranckset and a everlasting Brooks leather saddle.
An unusual brand, for true connoisseurs!
|Size (Center-Top)||54 cm|
|Top Tube||55 cm|
|Head Tube||12 cm|
|Shifters||Campagnolo Gran Sport|
|Crankset||Sugino 53/45 170mm|
|Seat||Brooks Leather Saddle|
|Hubs||Campagnolo Gran Sport (Ratio 14-28)|
|Rims||Mavic 700C tubulars|
|Tires||Vittoria Rally Tubulars 23-622|