Is it art?

We like our new bike, but even we think that’s going a bit far.

You have to hand it to Ernesto Colnago, though; he knew (knows) how to promote a bike.


Richard in Midlands’ (UK) Bottecchia

We are unsure of the model and neither is Richard, though he believes it dates back to the early-to-mid 1980s, which seems plausible to us. Do any eagle-eyed readers know?

Look for this bike – and its owner/rider – at this year’s Eroica Britannia! And thanks to Richard for submitting.


As a reminder, see past installments of our Readers’ Rides here. And submit your own here.