SPEED 5


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.



Frequently Asked Questions
Wide-range five speed gearing and powerful, large diameter hub-brakes offer you speed-control with reliable stopping capability. Power is conveyed to the rear wheel via a golden half-link chain drive.
Toe clips and straps, a sweeping high-strength stainless steel handlebar and a traditional frame-fitted number plate complete this racing thoroughbred.
SPECIFICATIONS

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.
Options:
Size:20.5”, 22.5” and 24.5” (dtt)