Established in 1923 Motobécane was one of the most famous French manufacturer of bicycles, mopeds, motorcycles, and other small vehicles. "Motobécane" is a compound of "moto", slang for motorcycle; "bécane" is slang for "bike."
They became more known to an international public by their sponsoring of professional teams and winning the Tour de France with their typical orange machines.
This sturdy and reliable Motobecane Mirage dates back to around 1980 and is in original condition. Thoroughly checked by our mechanics, the bike is fitted with quality French parts.
The frame comes with an elegant clamping for the seatpost and smooth internally soldered connections between the tubes.
Either to take part in Eroica events, to hit the daily bike path or to cycle to the next café, this Motobecane is a reliable choice. Without renouncing a vintage style!
|Frame & Fork||Motobecane Mirage 2040 Cadre Allege|
|Crankset||Nervar 170mm; 52/42|
|Stem Bar||Motobecane; 40cm|
|Hubs||Maillard; Freewheel 14-25|
|Rims||Rigida; 700c clincher|
|Tires||Michelin Dynamic Classic; 700c clincher|
|Seat||Selle Italia Turbo|
|Handlebar Tape||Motobecane rubber cover|