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Ultimate Sun Cycles Eroica vintage package

£400.00

Everything you need for your Eroica or vintage ride:

  1. Rare 1958 Sun Alpine Racing Bike made in Birmingham (Pre Worksop)
  2. 1 x 1960’s/1970’s Sun-Huret team jersey – a modern, comfortable, lightweight, breathable version of the jersey worn by the Chris Barber sponsored Sun-Huret team (Medium, Large or Extra Large)
  3. 1 x 1960’s/1970’s Sun-Huret retro team cap – a contemporary revision of the Sun-Huret team cap to match the jersey (One size only)
  4. 1 x Sun Cycles – Lightweight Bicycles, For The Enthusiast – Mens T-shirt (Medium, Large or Extra Large)
  5. 3 x 25mm Sun Cycles pin badges – different designs
  6. 1 x scanned copy of the original brochure for the bike

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Everything you need for your Eroica or vintage ride:

  1. Rare 1958 Sun Alpine Racing Bike made in Birmingham (Pre Worksop)
  2. 1 x 1960’s/1970’s Sun-Huret team jersey – a modern, comfortable, lightweight, breathable version of the jersey worn by the Chris Barber sponsored Sun-Huret team (Medium, Large or Extra Large)
  3. 1 x 1960’s/1970’s Sun-Huret retro team cap – a contemporary revision of the Sun-Huret team cap to match the jersey (One size only)
  4. 1 x Sun Cycles – Lightweight Bicycles, For The Enthusiast – Mens T-shirt (Medium, Large or Extra Large)
  5. 3 x 25mm Sun Cycles pin badges – different designs
  6. 1 x scanned copy of the original brochure for the bike

 

1958 Sun Alpine Racing Bike

  • Colour – Flambuoyant Gold with Light Blue Panels and Red Lug Lining
  • Mainly original parts & livery
  • Wanderlust toe clips with retro black leather toe straps (webbing straps pictured)
  • Sun Wasp pedals
  • Sun Wasp brakes
  • Arret brake levers
  • Sun branded chrome cottered chain set, brake levers, handlebar stem, saddle and Cyclo gear lever
  • Bayliss Wiley cottered bottom bracket
  • Wrights Olympian leather saddle (similar to Brookes Swallow)
  • 4 speed Cyclo Benelux gears with Reynolds chain
  • Beauguard mud guards matching light blue (not shown in photos)
  • Very rare Sun Birmingham head badge in good condition
  • Recent cable inners/outers fitted
  • Resilion large flange hubs on Dunlop 27″ x 1 1/4″ Chrome Rims with good Amber Wall Tyres
  • Frame Size 57cm c-c / Standover Height 83cm

1960’s/1970’s Sun-Huret team jersey

A contemporary take on the Sun-Huret cycling team jersey from the 1960’s/1970’s. Perfect for L’Eroica.

The Sun-Huret cycling team were sponsored by legendary jazz man Chris Barber during the 60′ and 70’s. Created in modern, comfortable, lightweight, breathable material this is a superb recreation of the green, black and white chequered team jersey worn by the likes of Keith Mernickle.

  • C02 Cool Fresh 140 GSM fabric
  • Anti-Bacterial, Anti-UV, Breathable, Quick Dry, Moisture-wicking
  • 7 inch short visible zipper with black rubber puller.
  • High collar
  • Elastic cuff
  • Silicon gripper hem
  • Club cut

1960’s/1970’s Sun-Huret retro team cap

A contemporary revision of the Sun-Huret team cap from the team sponsored by Chris Barber. Perfect for L’Eroica.

Created in modern, comfortable, lightweight, breathable material this is a splendid recreation of the green, black and white chequered team cap worn by the 1960’s/1970’s team.

  • C02 Cool Fresh 140 GSM fabric
  • Anti-Bacterial, Anti-UV, Breathable, Quick Dry, Moisture-wicking

Sun Cycles – Lightweight Bicycles, For The Enthusiast – Mens T-shirt

This top quality green T-shirt pays homage to the 1970’s era of Sun Cycles; vintage steel bikes hand-made in Worksop, Nottingham.

“Lightweight Bicycles, For The Enthusiasts” describes the appeal of the brand then, and now. The cyclo-cross successes of Keith Mernickle on Sun Cycles during 1969 and 1970 are testament to their durability and charm.

  • Front : Colour screen-print on green
  • Sleeve : Embroidered label with Vulture logo
  • Inside : White screen print on green
  • 100% combed ring-spun cotton 145 g/m² super soft 30 single baby jersey knit
  • Weight 145 gsm

 

Additional information

Jersey size

Medium, Large, Xtra Large

Tshirt size

Medium, Large, Xtra Large