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The Raleigh Gran Tour is all about comfort. You have a rear rack that enables you to attached pannier bags to it so you can carry your belongings with you in securely, front and rear mudguards that will keep the wettest of roads away from your backside, powerful canti-lever brakes enabling great stopping performance in all weathers, and a triple chainset which coupled with the large array of rear sprockets should get you up the steepest of climbs, longest of drags with ease and still provide the gearing for speed along the flat roads.
Reynolds 520 frameThe Frame is manufactured from Reynolds 520 butted chromoly tubing and the forks from 4130 chromoly tubing - making it a comfortable bike to ride. It's packed with features that will please any tourer who believes in comfort at all times, with the benefits of modern day technology. 24 speed drivetrainThe Gran Tour comes equipped with 24 gears thanks to the triple chainset and provides great shifting performance thanks to Shimano's 2300 shifters. Tektro 992A canti-lever brakes give great stopping power also. The WheelsetTaking the bruising from the tarmac are a pair of Schwalbe Marathon 700x32c tyres which are wrapped around a pair of Freedom Ryder 23 Trekking rims (on Shimano hubs). The larger width tyres give better tracking and greater comfort whilst riding and the rims provide the stability and strength required as you tackle your local 'pothole' ridden roads.
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