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."
They became more known to an international public by their sponsoring of professional teams and winning the Tour de France with their typical orange machines.
This sturdy and reliable Motobecane Super Sprint stems from the beginning of the 1980s. The frame is made of 1020 steel tubes, making for a very solid base. As for the equipment, you will find a blend of reliable parts form Sachs, Maillard, Lyotard or Weinmann. Thoroughly checked by our mechanics, the bike is ready to be ridden.
Either to take part in Eroica events, to hit the daily bike path or to cycle to the next café, this Motobecane is a reliable choice. Without renouncing a vintage style!
|Size (Center-Top)||56 cm|
|Top Tube||55 cm|
|Head Tube||13 cm|
|Crankset||170 mm; 52/40|
|Bottom Bracket||Square taper|
|Hubs||Maillard; 5-speed Atom freewheel (22/14 ratio)|
|Rims||Mavic MA2 (rear); Rigida (front); 700C clinchers|
|Tires||Continental Ultra Sport; 622/23 clinchers NEW|
|Chain||YBN classic NEW|