March 11, 2013
You’ll probably have seen photos of the pre-production prototype in our coverage of the Bike Place Show (http://singletrackworld.com/2013/01/orange-five29er/) and in, ahem, other magazines, but this is the first time that a production one has been allowed out of the building at Orange, so we’ve got the first look at it.
And in complete contrast to any photos you’ve seen of the previous pre-production bike, the Five29 features zero swingarm cable bosses. It’s through the frame or nothing, traditional Orange style…
Retail price will be £2999.99 and the bikes will be starting to arrive in the next couple of weeks… And when these are all gone, some new models (one upspecced and one d0wnspecced from this one, though neither in this colourscheme) will start to appear…
More details will be on Orange’s website. orangebikes.co.uk