Speedwell Titanium
Model: Titanium
Brand: Speedwell
Category: Road Race
Years: Mid 1970's - Late 1970's
Country: England
Production: Individual Hand Crafted
Sold As: Complete Bicycle
Material: Titanium
Construction: Welded
Drivetrain: Derailleurs
Wheel Size: 700c
Added By: JFischer on 11/16/10
Updated By: JFischer on 11/16/10
Frame Example Photos
This Frame Model has 1 Frame Example with additional photos. Choose from the options below to view them.
 View First Photo from each Example
 View All Frame Example Photos
Model General Information
The very earliest Ti road bicycle.  Speedwell started work with Titanium as a material for frames for BSA (Birmingham Small Arms) with in a motocross frame, but as the project with BSA returned limited results Speedwell later moved to producing road racing bicycle frames under their own name.  In 1973, Ocana used a Speedwell Titanium on select mountain stages in his win in the Tour de France over Eddy Merckx.
Primary Example:Speedwell Titanium (1977)
Years:1977Sold As:Complete Bicycle
Bottom Bracket:English/ISO: 1.370 x 24Brake Mounting:Exterior Nutted
Brake Bridge:Derailleur Cable Routing:Clamp-on
Lug Style:Brake Guides:
Fork Style:Seat Stays:
Fork Crown Style:Main Tubing:
Rear Dropouts:Color(s):Bare Titanium
Additional Resources
Resources:Reference & Charts
Frame Serial Numbers(click to expand)
Serial NumberFrame DetailYearAdded By
57703Speedwell Titanium (1977)1977JFischer
User Comments
Required
  Loading Comments


VeloBase v.2.8.7 - a Fischer Frameworks application, Copyright ¬© (2024) - All rights reserved.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Find the information on VeloBase.com useful? Please consider donating a few dollars towards the web-hosting cost. Thank you.