The Speed 5 is inspired by the spirit of historic, record-breaking speed endeavours when racers were gentlemen rather than professionals, when prizes were noble rather than fiscal.
It is a lively performer, possessing an understated personality and style, ready to serve the more dynamic rider.
Traditionally lugged and brazed Reynolds 531 hand-built frame, Sturmey Archer 5 speed hub gears, semi-drop classic racing handlebars, 28 inch wheels with Westwood gold-lined rims, fully enclosed 90mm drum brakes, Brooks Swift leather saddle with chromed steel chassis, Brooks black leather bar tape, golden half-link chain, frame-fitted race number, brass bell, and GB wingnuts.
|Frame:||Traditionally lugged and brazed, individually hand-built with Reynolds 531 tubing.|
|Fork:||Tubular crown, hand-brazed.|
|Gears:||Sturmey Archer XRD-5[W] hub gear.|
|Wheels:||28 x 1 1/2” black tyres with puncture protection on gold-lined alloy Westwood rims with stainless steel spokes.|
|Handlebar:||Semi-drop, stainless steel classic racing bar on forged alloy quill stem.|
|Brakes:||Sturmey Archer 90mm all weather, low maintenance, hub brakes front and rear.|
|Pedals:||Alloy body with toe clips and leather straps.|
|Saddle:||Black Brooks Swift natural leather saddle with copper rivets and chromed steel chassis.|
|Features:||Authentic 1930s geometry and construction, micro-adjust alloy seatpost, brass bell, Brooks leather bar tape, golden chain, frame-ﬁtted race number, GB wingnuts.|
|Colour:||British Racing Green.|
|Size:||20.5”, 22.5” and 24.5” (dtt)|