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Old 08-28-13, 04:33 PM   #1
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Your most Fun/cool/hip/stying bike

OK Just because we are C&A does not mean we don't have fun, cool, hip, styling bikes (at least in our own minds), So share yours. (and yes this is a shameless way to get more bike pictures up in C&A)

Here is my fun bike. 84 Torpado Super Strada, set up as a city bike (postino bars, basket so I can carry junk) This is a fun conversion, the bike is light, fast (still an Italian race bike at heart), practical and simply puts a smile on my face when I ride it. I use this one for errands, shortish rides for exercise (10-12 miles total) and getting espresso.

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Old 08-28-13, 09:57 PM   #2
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Very nice!! I'd love to have a bike like that someday.
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Old 08-29-13, 06:28 AM   #3
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My Around Town Bike.

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My Around Town Bike.

that is really nice......
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Old 08-29-13, 09:13 AM   #5
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VERY, pretty, I especially like the color matched hubs, nice touch!
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