Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries - LeMond Zurich worth $600?
Bikeforums.net is a forum about nothing but bikes. Our community can help you find information about hard-to-find and localized information like bicycle tours, specialties like where in your area to have your recumbent bike serviced, or what are the best bicycle tires and seats for the activities you use your bike for.
11-17-10, 04:51 AM
- Full Ultegra derailleurs, brakes, shift levers, bottom bracket, cranks, and hubs
- Mavic Open Pro, 32 hole with Vittoria Tires
- Cinelli bar & stem
- Carbon fork, painted to match frame
- 9 speed cassette, 12 - 23
- 53 / 39 chainrings
- Reynolds 853 tubing
- Traditional Paint Job with White Panels
IMHO, price is kind of high (but not silly), given it is a 1999 bike. It was a high end bike back then, so you would be getting a nice one, for less than the price of an entry level new bike. If it is your size, and in great shape, it would be tempting. Warning: brifters wear out, so make sure the shifting is crisp. Replacement 9 speed brifters cost quite a bit.
11-17-10, 08:51 AM
That's a nice bike, and worth the $600. You should test ride it before you buy, since Greg Lemond bikes tend to have a "unique" geometry. I have a Lemond Buenos Aires and have struggled with proper fit.
11-17-10, 09:09 AM
$600 is 32% of the original $1899 MSRP and falls under my cap of 40% for a bike of that vintage and quality.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.1.12 Copyright © 2014 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.