Legendary French bike brand Vitus is back with an all new line up of road and mountain bike models.
Born and bred on the cols and cobbles of France, the Vitus name is one that is steeped in cycling history having been linked to some of the most famous names in the sport. The iconic 979 and Carbone frames were some of the most revolutionary of the time and, true to our roots that spirit of innovation lives on with the all new line up.
2011 sees the re-emergence of Vitus with an entirely new range of road and mountain bikes which have been designed from scratch for the needs of today’s cyclists. Using the latest frame materials and components, the bikes reflect the ever-evolving nature of the sport providing riders of different disciplines a range of bikes that blend performance, quality and value. The six model road range includes alloy and carbon framed bikes ranging from £649.99 to £2199.99.
The road range starts with the Razor; an alloy frame with Shimano Sora components, providing the perfect introduction to road bikes at £649.00. Those wanting to take their riding up a level have the Zenium with Shimano Tiagra at £799.99.
Longer distance leisure riders are catered for with the carbon framed Dark Plasma with Tiagra at £1149.99 rising to the VR model with 105 at £1499.99. For more serious competition, the top end of the scale features the flagship models the Venon VR and Vitesse VR. Both feature a super high modulus carbon frame and fork with a 3K weave and a choice of either Shimano 105 or Ultegra groupsets, including corresponding wheelsets, at £1799.99 and £2199.99 respectively.
Finally, if you want a simple, reliable, no-fuss bike, the singlespeed VEE-1 at £259.99 is the perfect bike for morning commutes, pub runs or weekend towpath spins.
For more information on the full range of Vitus Bikes please visit www.vitusbikes.com
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