Gitane Track bike

Update, 22 August 2015:

This bike is still available, and the price has been reduced to $600. Not a bad buy at that price.

Original post from 10 December 2014:


1960’s Gitane Track bike – $900 (brooklyn)

For sale is a rare complete 1960’s Gitane Track bike with english threading, size 55-56. Im 5’10” and she fits me fine.
She has been professionally painted gloss black. She has NO dings, NO dents, No rust, never been ridden in the rain or snow.
I recently had her tuned up and taken apart, cleaned and greased all the components, and re-packed the headset.

1960’s French track frame with Reynolds 531 tubing.
Stronglight headset, Stronglight Super Competition track crankset with Sugino bottom bracket
MKS Sylvan pedals with suede NJS double straps,

26,6mm seat post with Brooks Champion Narrow B17 Vintage Leather Saddle
Nitto 100 track stem, Nitto crumbly track drop bars with 4mm Thick CHAMP White Keirin long grips

Mavic Open Pros laced to Normandy Luxe Competition track hubs.


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