I am selling this Raleigh Ace racing bike (10 gears) that I
bought 40 years ago. This was the first
bike I bought with my own money and I remember that it cost me £120 so I’m
going to advertise it for this price in the hope that I can recoup my pocket
Size: 23 inches – This is measure of the length of the seat
tube. Ie it is a measurement taken from
the centre of the hole the crank goes through to the top of the tube into which
the seat post is inserted.
Obviously, given it’s age, it is in need of a bit of TLC and
the frame has some chips.
It is no surprise that the tyres are perished but I pumped
them up and managed to go for a cycle run!
The cables will need replaced, the left gear cable snapped
when I tried to change gears but the brakes worked.
The mudguards are corroded.
The original handlebars just had black tape wrapped around
them but I replaced this with black foam which as you can see, is worn down in
Please see the photographs for more details
I guarantee to leave you feedback.
I strive to post all my items by the
day after payment is received.
Your item will be well packaged.
If you are not happy with your item,
then you can return it to me for a full refund.
I offer FREE postage on all
my itmes. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS outwith
please note that I do not charge anything for postage. I post via eBay’s Global Shipping Programme
and therefore, I pay for the item to be sent to the UK Global
Program Shipping Centre. Any postage
costs you see are being charged by eBay, not me. I have no control over the
postage costs that you are charged by eBay.
Current Price: £120.00
This 1981 Raleigh Ace Racing Bike, 10 Gears, 23″ Red Vintage Touring Road Bicycle is being sold on eBay by h4ppyaslarry from Inverness, IV25GA