For sale a unique 12 speed CBT Italia racer with a 55cm Columbus tubing frame. The bike has a brilliant component list which comprises of a full Shimano 105 groupset. Component breakdown is as follows:
Shimano 105 brakes and levers
Shimano 105 front/rear derailleurs and indexed shifters
Shimano 105 crankset
Shimano 105 pedals
Wheels Shimano 105 hubs with Rigida rims
Shimano 105 Headset
ITM stem and bars
The CBT Italia has stunning paintwork and the new owner will have no trouble spotting it in a row of parked bikes! As can be expected with this level of components the bike is light and great to ride.
C.B.T. Italia (Construction Bicycles Tardivo) was founded in the mid-1950’s by Giovanni Tardivo, a regional wholesaler and distributor for bicycle and motorcycle parts. Towards the beginning of the 1970’s, Giovanni’s first son, Guido, joined C.B.T. Italia and expanded the company’s marketplace to include the production of road/racing bicycles and frames. Read more about CBT Italia company history here.