The Simplicity of Vintage Cycles

Vintage Bicycles Done Proper :: Portland, Oregon

1983 Lotus Eclair

Not all bikes can be show stoppers. Some were ridden frequently, riddled with character and have the battle scars to prove it. And they shouldn’t have to apologize for that.

April 27, 2014 · 6 Comments

1986 Nishiki Cresta GT

Commissioned as a build for a good friend, this sturdy touring rig was tailored into a lightweight commuting behemoth.

February 10, 2014 · 17 Comments

1983 Univega Specialissima

Meaning “most special” in Italian, the Univega Specialissima was the company’s top grand touring model spanning from the early to late 80’s.

September 7, 2012 · 18 Comments

1990 Specialized Sirrus

Specialized made some exceptional steel road bikes in the 80’s and 90’s. Although, most only consider the Allez when they think of these (typically) Ferrari red steeds.

June 20, 2012 · 26 Comments

The problem with used parts

The problem with used parts isn’t typically an issue at all unless you discover that the history of the items are questionable.

June 1, 2012 · 6 Comments

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