Update, 10 July 2015:

This LOOK is still available, now for $1000. Hurry!


Original post from 26 June 2015:



LOOK Equipe Bernard Hinault – $1250 (Chicago)

Beautiful and classic 1987 Look Equipe Bernard Hinault. All tuned and restored and ready to ride, with an amazing parts list. This is the real deal. $1250 OBO.

Reynolds 753 tubing, built with a Cinelli BB shell and chrome Campy dropouts. Traditional euro racing geometry. Pearl blue paint with the classic Look Mondrian scheme as ridden by Hinault and LeMond. Brand new Michelin Lithion 2 tires and natural cork tape just installed. Brand new cables and bottom bracket. Top two pictures show the new tires and tape installed, the other pictures are slightly older.

Make: LOOK, Made in France
Model: Equipe, Bernard Hinault edition
Size: 56cm
Weight: 20.3 pounds, as built

Bar: Cinelli Campione Del Mondo
Stem: Cinelli quill
Rear derailleur: Dura-Ace 7400
Front derailleur: Ultegra 600 tricolor
Shifters: Dura-Ace 7400
Brake levers: Dura-Ace 7400
Brake calipers: Dura-Ace 7700 (7700 provides much better stopping power)
Crankset: Ultegra 600 tricolor and biopace rings, 52×42, 172.5
Seatpost: Shimano Aero
Headset: Shimano
Cassette: Shimano, 12×21, 7-speed
Chain: Shimano, 7-speed
Water bottle braze-ons: 1, because GC leaders only carry one bottle!

Some minor scratches and touch-up spots, but in otherwise great shape for a classic bike of this age.



Love this

Not too many of these. Price is attractive, too.


Vintage Gitane Olympic Recordroad bike with campy record – $550 (Rancho Cucamonga)

Gitane Olympic Record, top of the line Gitane road bike.
Frame Reynolds 531.
Seat post campagnolo novo record.
Saddle challenge compe (Italy)
Stem TTT 3t
Campy nuovo record head set, brake levers and calipers
Shifters and derailleurs, crankset, pedals with straps,
Super Champion, competition 27 wheels with large flange campagnolo record hubs.
Maillard freewheel.
Bike is all original from the late 70s
(Bernard Hinault) Tour de France 1978


Bad photos, good opportunity

Staging your bike photos by some trash cans (rubbish bins) is rarely a good idea…


Look Equipe 753 – Bernard Hinault – $995 (Lees Summit)

LOOK Equipe 753 – Bernard Hinault …Campagnolo “Campy” equipted.

This is an original (only 500 made) with all the original parts …even the old Avocet computer!

The tires are flat, it’s dirty and has cobwebs …but it should be a GREAT project for a collector


Pipe dream of the day

One of these nicest Gitanes we have ever seen, although $3k ($3,250 to be exact) feels like a lot…


Up for auction is this beautiful new old stock Gitane road bike. Made in the late 70s in France.
This original bike was never used before, some parts were missing and so i assembled it with a lot new old stock and perfect preserved used Campagnolo parts.
The original blue paint job had some less very small marks of storage wich i repaired carefully. The most of them you will not be able to find.
All decals are still in perfect condition.
This frame and the new old stock Campagnolo parts are out of a bike shop storage.
The tires, the bar tape and all cables are new parts.
This classic french racer is assembled with a mix of Campagnolo Record and Super Record, because we try to build it up like the model Bernard Hinault rides
An original bike in perfect new condition, interesting for all friends of classic racing bikes and a really rare opportunity.

Handlebar: 3ttt, Mod. Competizione, 420 mm
Tires: Continental Giro, 22mm tubular tires, new!
Stem: french, no brand, 115 mm, NOS!
Saddle: Challenge compe, NOS!
Seat post: Campagnolo Record, NOS!
Cranks: Campagnolo Super Record
Hubs: Campagnolo Record, high flange, 36 holes, NOS!
Bottom bracket: Campagnolo, NOS!
Shifting levers: Campagnolo, with clamp, NOS!
Head set: Campagnolo Record, steel chromed, NOS!
Rims: Mavic, front: S:S:C, NOS rear: Record du monde de heure, NOS
Brakes: Campagnolo
Brake levers: Campagnolo Record, with original hoods (a little cracked), NOS !
Front dereilleur: Campagnolo Super Record
Rear dereilleur: Campagnolo Super Record
Bar tape: Textil Tape, white, new!
Chain: new!
Coq Sprocket: Regina, 5gear, NOS
Quick release: Campagnolo
Tube set: Reynolds 531, fork to
Weight: 9,26 kg (without pedals)
Brake and shifting cables: brake and shifting cables in- and outside (grey), new!
Dropouts: Campagnolo chromed
bar tape: white, textil, new!

Frame size 56 cm high (middle bottom bracket – end seat tube), the rider should be arround 175-180 cm tall.
Top tube 56,5 cm (middle seat tube – middle bar tube)

This autentic bike is technical and optical in a perfect and new condition (please have a look at the pictures).
No pedals including this offer.




Rare bike— we hope to own one someday.

$_57 (24)

Vélo de course Look Bernard Hinault de l’équipe La Vie Claire du groupe Bernard Tapie.

Taille 55×55
Pattes campagnolo, raccord boitier cinelli
Groupe complet Dura ace 7400 (Pédalier, étriers de freins, boitier de pédalier, dérailleurs avant et arrière, levier de freins, leviers de vitesses, tige de selle, moyeux, jeu de direction)
Roues Mavic Mach 2 CD, service course Mavic.

Le cadre présente quelques marques, impacts mais aucun “poc”.

Pour plus d’informations, contactez moi par mail ou par message privé.
Je peux envoyer partout dans le monde, le prix d’envoi peut varier selon la destination.

I sell road bike Look Bernard Hinault; pro team La Vie Claire from Bernard Tapie’s Team.
Bernard Hinault model.
mis Center to Center 56 x 56

Campagnolo drop out, Cinelli bottom bracket lug
Complet group set Dura ace 7400 (crankset, brakes caliper, bottom bracket, derailleur front and rear, brake lever, brifters, seat post, front and rear hubs, headset)
Mavic wheels Mach 2 CD, “service course”

This is a professional bike. Last bike in steel before that the La Vie Claire team changes for TVT carbon bike.
Bicycle in original painting with some scratch or mark due to normal use.


Postscript: this auction closed at $833.45.