Notices
Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals. Use this subforum for all requests as to "How much is this vintage bike worth?"Do NOT try to sell it in here, use the Marketplaces.

1987 serotta

Old 03-04-14, 06:57 PM
  #1  
bgblue1978
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 64
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
1987 serotta

looking for an appraisal for a 1987 serotta nova special x. havent seen it in person yet but it looks like good condition with a few paint chips. also does anyone know what components were original for this bike? it has mostly dura ace but campy hubs and cranks. also worth noting that the bike has been listed on the bay a couple time sand not gotten any bids. starting bid was 700 once and 750 once and no bids. thanks

Last edited by bgblue1978; 03-04-14 at 07:01 PM.
bgblue1978 is offline  
Old 03-04-14, 07:35 PM
  #2  
3alarmer 
Friendship is Magic
 
3alarmer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: The Big Tomato
Posts: 21,008

Bikes: old ones

Mentioned: 293 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 23819 Post(s)
Liked 7,523 Times in 5,314 Posts
...nobody here is gonna take a shot at value without some photos. Just the way it is.

I can tell you I bought this one a couple of years ago here for 600 bucks, and thought it was underpriced by $100-200, locally (NorCal).
I think the frame is about that old, but it hung in a shop for a long time unsold, and got built with newer stuff. Good, solid bikes.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg
007.jpg (111.5 KB, 55 views)
__________________
3alarmer is offline  
Old 03-04-14, 08:08 PM
  #3  
Poguemahone
Vello Kombi, baby
 
Poguemahone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Je suis ici
Posts: 5,321

Bikes: 1973 Eisentraut; 1970s Richard Sachs; 1978 Alfio Bonnano; 1967 Peugeot PX10

Mentioned: 6 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 80 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 10 Times in 9 Posts
I've bought two Serottas over the years, a road and a track, for 400$ combined. That is the extreme lower end of the market, frankly.

Serotta made frames; you'll see them built up with a variety of groups/mixes. My roadie had Campy Victory on it at time of purchase.

We really need much more information. Not only photos, but frame size can have an outsize effect on pricing.
__________________
"It's always darkest right before it goes completely black"

Waste your money! Buy my comic book!
Poguemahone is offline  
Old 03-04-14, 10:41 PM
  #4  
oddjob2
Still learning
 
oddjob2's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: North of Canada, Adirondacks
Posts: 11,620

Bikes: Still a garage full

Mentioned: 92 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 847 Post(s)
Liked 62 Times in 40 Posts
Well selling a maize and blue bike in Red Rock Country is dumb! Needs to be sold in Ann Arbor! . $700 seems about right, even with the paint scuffs.

i bought a minty Serotta, all Dura Ace, with a set of shoes and wheels for mid $800's two years ago. Never bothered to figure out the model, but it I think it may be a Colorado.

oddjob2 is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
WoodyBanana
Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals.
8
08-03-15 09:48 AM
empyreon
Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals.
8
01-23-15 07:13 PM
Bikedued
Classic & Vintage
9
09-03-12 08:02 AM
look566 rider
Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals.
16
03-25-12 10:28 AM
septacycles
Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals.
5
03-31-11 09:53 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.