Record du Monde
The all French racing bike used throughout the 1960’s and early 1970's by many teams but sadly remembered mostly as the cycle
Tommy Simpson was riding on the fateful 1967 Tour de France.
This bike was bought off Albert Beurick, Tommy’s business partner, who’d had it hanging in his Café Den Engel – The Angel – in Ghent for many years.
23 ½” Frame Equipped with Stronglight 49D double chainset, Lyotard pedals, Simplex gears, Mafac ‘Racer’ brakeset, Atax bars & stem, Mavic Monthillery Pro 700c sprints on Maillard L/F hubs, Unicantor saddle on chrome Simplex seatpin
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