For sale a highly sort after, beautiful 10 speed fuchsia hand built Mercier French built racing bicycle from the 1970’s.
The bike which has a 52cm frame is equipped with Simplex derailleurs and shifters, a Solida crank, Lyotard pedals with Christophe toe clips, Normandy hubs with Mavic rims, Mafac Racer centre pull brakes and Mafac brake levers.
Mercier was a French bicycle manufacturer with a strong racing tradition. The professional cycling team of the same name promoted and raced the factory bikes with famous riders like Raymond Poulidor.
Together with bitter rival Peugeot they had a long presence in the sport and particularly in the Tour de France from 1935 until 1983. More info here.