Raleigh started off in 1887 on Raleigh Street in Nottingham England, they grew over the years to become what was then the largest bicycle manufacturers in the world.
At their peak they bought up almost every other bicycle maker in addition to once owning BROOKS saddles, Sturmey Archer Hubs and Reynolds tubing.
RALEIGH CADENT 2.
Butted aluminum Frame with updated geometry and disc brakes for 2015 offering more powerful and consistent stopping power in all conditions.
The Cadent is perfect for everyday commuting, accepts rack and fenders, Shimano EZ Fire 8 speed shifters and derialleurs, Kenda 32c tires and topped off with a Selle Royal seat.
RALEIGH CADENT 3.
The Cadent 3 features a carbon fork and an alloy frame for a smoother, snappier ride with updated geometry for 2015.
Come with Shimano Altus Rapidfire Plus 9 speed shifers, front derailleur and Acera Rear Derialleur. Shimano Mechanical disc brakes.
Kenda 32c tires and topped off with a Selle Royal seat.
RALEIGH MISCEO 3.0.
Traverse the streets like you own them. With 9speed Shimano Shifters, derailleurs and Shimano hydraulic disc brakes at your fingertips. The Misceo will do almost anything your commute asks of it. Comfy and durable Selle Royal Lookin saddle and Kenda tires with puncture protection, you have yourself one confident urban assault rig.
Endurance style Aluminum Frame and Chromoly Fork with 8 Speed Shimano CLARIS shifters and derailleurs. Updated geometry with slacker seat tube angle shifting the center of gravity. Taking weight off the handlebars meaning reduced strain on wrists, elbows, neck, and lower back. Less fatigue = improved stamina!
MORE 2015 MODELS:
Photos and info coming SOON!!!
Detour 5.5 (Hybrid Bike)
Misceo 2.0 (Hybrid Bike)
Port Townsend (All rounder!)
Grand Sport (Classic Road)
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