apologies for the droning on in advance but i have wanted a road bike for over 20 odd years (actually earlier than that/back to the late 80's when greg lemond was in le tour/freewheel catalogues with rossin/peugeot bikes
i did have one road bike (a raleigh elan early 90's) that i really liked/but a van driver pulled out on me when i had right of way on a roundabout (bent the front
anyhoo finally i will soon be getting one of these
i just cannot wait tbh.even though it's the cheapest tarmac in the range,it will be all the road bike i'll ever need (and when funds allow,i will be upgrading the stuff on the bike).
now i just need to start getting some fitness (and then trying to set off speed cameras
p.s i still love mountain biking by the way (my duster),but it will be nice not to have to spend hours cleaning the bike (due to the chalk/clay of marlbrough downs/ridgeway e.t.c when i rarely go out in the rain (too much a lightweight