Roadster: Sovereign & Classic


The ‘King of the Road’, this imposing bicycle provides an unsurpassed ride due to its 28” wheels and regal riding position. Ideal for commuting or country jaunts, this beautiful machine transports the rider to a more relaxed age using the finest componentry and hand-built quality.



Frequently Asked Questions
The Roadster’s Brooks saddle is Made in England from the finest materials and is regarded as the Rolls-Royce of saddles. The only model to still feature both stranded rear coil and front loop springs, its strength and durability make it ideal for heavy-duty cycling.
The Roadster also comes in a double-top-tube version for the taller gent. With a frame size of 24.5 inches, this superbly crafted machine will suit an inside leg of 35 inches upwards and give the rider the stability and control a double-top-tube can provide.
SPECIFICATIONS

Traditionally lugged and brazed hand-built frame, hand-lined mudguards, full chaincase, Sturmey Archer hub gears, fully enclosed hub brakes, Brooks B33 sprung leather saddle, ding-dong bell, and coatguards. The Roadster Classic model features 3 speed gears. The Roadster Sovereign features 5 speed gears, hub-dynamo headlamp, tyres with extra puncture resistance, rear light and frame-fitted lock.

Frame:Traditionally lugged and brazed, individually hand-built.
Fork:Tubular crown, hand-brazed.
Gears:Sturmey Archer XRD-5[W] hub gear.
Wheels:28 x 1 1/2” wheels with black anodised rims and 13 gauge stainless steel spokes. Tyres with extra puncture protection.
Handlebar:Chrome plated raised bar on alloy stem.
Brakes:Sturmey Archer all weather, low maintenance hub brakes front and rear.
Pedals:Alloy with non-slip tread.
Saddle:Black Brooks B33 natural leather saddle with rear coil and front loop springs.
Features:Full chaincase, hand-lined mudguards, ding-dong bell, coatguards, steel rear carrier with fold down wheel stand, hub-dynamo headlamp, LED rear light and frame fitting lock.
Colour:Buckingham Black.
Options:Leather grips.
Size:20.5”, 22.5” and 24.5” (dtt)
Frame:Traditionally lugged and brazed, individually hand-built.
Fork:Tubular crown, hand-brazed.
Gears:Sturmey Archer XRD-3 hub gear.
Wheels:28 x 1 1/2” wheels with black anodised rims and 13 gauge stainless steel spokes. Tyres with puncture protection.
Handlebar:Chrome plated raised bar on alloy stem.
Brakes:Sturmey Archer all weather, low maintenance hub brakes front and rear.
Pedals:Alloy with non-slip tread.
Saddle:Black Brooks B33 natural leather saddle with rear coil and front loop springs.
Features:Full chaincase, hand-lined mudguards, ding-dong bell, coatguards, and steel rear carrier with fold down wheel stand.
Colour:Buckingham Black.
Options:Leather grips.
Size:20.5”, 22.5” and 24.5” (dtt)