Rapid Road Bike

If you're getting into commuting, road riding, fitness training or just looking for a reliable, fun way to get around, you should take a very close look at the Rapid Road Bike.

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If you're getting into commuting, road riding, fitness training or just looking for a reliable, fun way to get around, you should take a very close look at the Rapid Road Bike.

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The perfect entry level drop bar road bike for commuting and road riding.

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The Rapid drop bar isn't your normal price point drop bar road bike. Bikes at this price point often feature an odd assortment of cheap, no-name components, but not the Rapid road bike. We carefully chose a package of bike parts from the biggest bike brand names that give the best reliability and performance, while still keeping the price ultra affordable, making this the best drop bar road bike for value!

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The Rapid road bike features an aluminium alloy frame that is light and stiff, while the steel fork gives vertical compliance for improved comfort, feel and durability. The road bike frame geometry and shape of the road bike puts you in a commanding, upright position for visibility of the road ahead and the traffic around you.

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Promax Dual-Pivot Caliper Brakes offer great stopping ability. Dual-pivot means that instead of old-fashioned brake callipers that lever off the central bolt, the brakes lever off two separate pivot points, increasing the braking power, feel and control.

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The featured road bike wheels are double-walled aluminium alloy, so they're light and strong for riding stability. We've chosen Kenda road race tyres in a standard 23c size. This means that they're durable and fast-rolling, with plenty of grip and control to keep you in control on the road.

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Our range of Road Bikes all come with the industry leading Lifetime Frame Warranty, 2 years on parts and Two Free Services within 12 months of purchase at any Reid store. Visit our stores to try the bikes or shop online for our 30 Day Test Ride to guarantee you get a great deal.

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Purchase your next Road Bike at one of our store locations or buy your next Drop Bar Road Bike online today At Reid Cycles! Australia's Best Value Bikes!

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Key Features

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  • The 14-speed Shimano Tourney drivetrain is durable, reliable and easy to use
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  • Promax Alloy Race drop bar road bike handlebars
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  • Quando quick-release hubs with double-wall alloy rims give you light, strong wheels.
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  • Performance Promax Dual-Pivot Caliper Brakes
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  • Alloy frame with a Steel Fork
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  • Kenda 700 x 23c Road Tyre
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  • Comfort Reid Race Saddle and Reid Bar tape
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  • 10.94 kg
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INSTORE / CLICK & COLLECT BIKE ORDERS

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Bikes purchased Click & Collect or instore from our North Melbourne, DandenongSydney, Brisbane, Adelaide or Perth stores are fully assembled by a bike mechanic and ready to ride.

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ONLINE BIKE ORDERS

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For online home delivery orders, bikes are shipped in a box 85% assembled and require some basic final assembly like turning handlebars and inserting pedals. Click here for our Assembly Video Guides that give instructions on how to do this step-by-step.

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If you're getting into commuting, road riding, fitness training or just looking for a reliable, fun way to get around, you should take a very close look at the Rapid Road Bike.

The perfect entry level drop bar road bike for commuting and road riding.

 

The Rapid drop bar isn't your normal price point drop bar road bike. Bikes at this price point often feature an odd assortment of cheap, no-name components, but not the Rapid road bike. We carefully chose a package of bike parts from the biggest bike brand names that give the best reliability and performance, while still keeping the price ultra affordable, making this the best drop bar road bike for value!

The Rapid road bike features an aluminium alloy frame that is light and stiff, while the steel fork gives vertical compliance for improved comfort, feel and durability. The road bike frame geometry and shape of the road bike puts you in a commanding, upright position for visibility of the road ahead and the traffic around you.

Promax Dual-Pivot Caliper Brakes offer great stopping ability. Dual-pivot means that instead of old-fashioned brake callipers that lever off the central bolt, the brakes lever off two separate pivot points, increasing the braking power, feel and control.

The featured road bike wheels are double-walled aluminium alloy, so they're light and strong for riding stability. We've chosen Kenda road race tyres in a standard 23c size. This means that they're durable and fast-rolling, with plenty of grip and control to keep you in control on the road.

Our range of Road Bikes all come with the industry leading Lifetime Frame Warranty, 2 years on parts and Two Free Services within 12 months of purchase at any Reid store. Visit our stores to try the bikes or shop online for our 30 Day Test Ride to guarantee you get a great deal.

Purchase your next Road Bike at one of our store locations or buy your next Drop Bar Road Bike online today At Reid Cycles! Australia's Best Value Bikes!

Key Features

 

  • The 14-speed Shimano Tourney drivetrain is durable, reliable and easy to use
  • Promax Alloy Race drop bar road bike handlebars
  • Quando quick-release hubs with double-wall alloy rims give you light, strong wheels.
  • Performance Promax Dual-Pivot Caliper Brakes
  • Alloy frame with a Steel Fork
  • Kenda 700 x 23c Road Tyre
  • Comfort Reid Race Saddle and Reid Bar tape
  • 10.94 kg


INSTORE / CLICK & COLLECT BIKE ORDERS

Bikes purchased Click & Collect or instore from our North Melbourne, DandenongSydney, Brisbane, Adelaide or Perth stores are fully assembled by a bike mechanic and ready to ride.

ONLINE BIKE ORDERS

For online home delivery orders, bikes are shipped in a box 85% assembled and require some basic final assembly like turning handlebars and inserting pedals. Click here for our Assembly Video Guides that give instructions on how to do this step-by-step.

Frame Reid Alloy Frame
Fork Reid Steel Rigid Fork
Shifters Shimano Tourney TZ500 Stem Mounted
Front Derailleur Shimano Tourney TZ510
Rear Derailleur Shimano Tourney TZ500
Freewheel / Cassette Shimano TZ500 7-Speed Freewheel (14-28t)
Chain KMC Z33
Bottom Bracket VP Sealed Bearing
Brakes Promax Dual-Pivot Caliper Brakes
Brake Levers Promax Alloy
Hubs Quando Alloy Quick Release
Wheelset / Rim Double Wall Alloy Lightweight
Tyres Kenda 700 x 23c Road Tyre
Handlebars Promax Alloy Race Dropbar
Stem Promax 1" Threaded Alloy Race
Grips Reid Bar Tape
Saddle Reid Race
Seatpost Promax Alloy 27.2mm 250mm
Pedals Nylon Platform 9/16" steel axle
Weight 10.94 kg (Large Frame)
Chainset Reid Alloy 170mm 40/48T
Rider Weight Limit The maximum weight limit for our adult bikes is 100 KG. This includes the rider weight plus any bags accessories basket contents or backpacks etc.

We continually work to improve our products so designs and specifications are subject to change. Please contact us to confirm if you have any questions.

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This series of how-to video guides will take you through each step of assembling and tuning your new Rapid Road Bike. Watch the series or choose the tasks you need help with:

HOW TO: Unbox Your New Bike
HOW TO: Install Seatpost
HOW TO: Install Pedals
HOW TO: Adjust Caliper Brakes
HOW TO: Inflate Your Tyres
HOW TO: Tune Front Derailleur
HOW TO: Tune Rear Derailleur
HOW TO: Install Quick Release Wheel
HOW TO: Do a Quick Bike Fit
Assembly instructions guide

If you prefer to work from step-by-step diagrams, you can use this Assembly Instruction Guide for key points on all basic areas of bike assembly.

Need more assistance?

Please contact Customer Service for friendly expert advice to help you get your bike ready to ride. We welcome your questions as they will help us to improve the instructions we provide in future.

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