The Bike List

Patriotic bikes from Halfords

Halfords have released three limited edition bikes to celebrate the 2012 London Olympics which kick off in just over 100 days.

For roadies there’s the Carrera Virtuoso Race Limited Edition Road Bike. With a lightweight frame & double wall alloy rims, the Virtuoso Race is built for speed and built to last. It also features a full Shimano drivetrain with 16-speed ST-2300 shift and brake levers. Priced £349.99.

Getting off-road and onto rocky paths, The Carrera Centos Limited Edition Mountain Bike features a Suntour XCM-V3 120mm travel fork with Tektro Mechanical disc brakes. It’s lightweight yet strong with a 6061 alloy frame and SRAM X3/X4 24 speed gearing. Priced £ £329.99.

For the inspired commuter, The Carrera Subway Limited Edition Hybrid Bike has been designed for leisure riding or commuting. It has 26" wheels and Shimano 21 speed gearing on a lightweight but tough alloy frame. Priced £229.99.

In superstores nationwide and online from 30th March.