As you know, we love cycling. It really is one of the best ways to get outside, stay fit and give yourself a bit of an emotional and mental high.
On this page, we are going to take a quick look at two of the best leisure and sport bike manufacturers in the world. They are both very different companies, one is very new to the market and the other has been making bikes for decades. Each has a unique approach to bike design and manufacturing, so between them they provide a fantastic way to find the perfect bike for you.
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Felt Bikes is a relatively new company in comparison to the wide array of other bike manufactures who have been around for 100 years plus. However, this is where their strength lies.
From the very start Felt Bikes made sports bikes and nothing else. Their bikes are not just city bikes that have been evolved to meet the needs of sports cyclists. They were all designed from scratch for one specific cycling sport.
The Range of Felt Bikes
The range of felt bikes is growing all the time. They currently build and supply mountain, track, road, BMX, cruiser and cyclocross bikes to the world’s sportsmen and women. They have a well deserved reputation for building the best trial bikes available.
Each bike is designed on the computer to be as light and strong as possible. Right from the start they use wind tunnel and computational fluid dynamics to get the most efficient design.
Buying Felt bikes is getting easier all the time as they expanding their list of distributors and suppliers on an almost daily basis. The firm is based in the US, but now sell in 33 other countries including most European countries. The internet is a great place to find and research their bikes.
The history of Orbea bikes is long and illustrious. The company was originally formed in 1840 and started by making guns and rifles. In 1930, they expanded and began to design and produce bicycles. Now this is their core business.
The great thing about Orbea bikes is that they produce a wide range of bikes. Everything from high spec mountain bikes and cyclocross bikes to city commuter bikes.
Buying Orbea Bikes
The huge choice of bikes they sell can make buying one a bit of a daunting prospect. Luckily, they make it easy for you. Firstly, they name their bikes by usage type and present them to the public for sale in this way. So, if you want a city bike you do not waste time skimming through mountain bikes and other sports bikes.
Orbea bikes use a wide array of distributors and suppliers to sell their bikes and, fortunately for you, many of them have their own websites. This makes finding out about each bike is easy to do. Plus, of course, on-line you can compare prices as well as specs. Take your time and do your research and you will find the perfect Orbea bike for you.