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Carbon Hybrid Flat Bar Road Bikes
2016 Motobecane
Cafe Century
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Road Bikes - Motobecane Cafe Century

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Shimano, 27 Speed Cafe Hybrid Flat Bar Carbon Road Bikes

2016 Motobecane
Cafe Century Carbon
Sale $895.95
(List $1,999.95)
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Full Carbon Fiber Frames and Carbon Forks
Fast Shimano R500 Wheelsets
Adjustable height stem


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This bike comes Up to 90 percent assembled. How much Assembly? CLICK HERE for sample assembly instructions and videos
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Faster than a Hybrid or Comfort bike, more comfy than a Road Bike!

What is it? It's a Cafe Bike!!
Cafe bikes are road bikes with flat bars and high-rise stems so you can ride with more comfort and control than a regular road bike and far greater speed than a hybrid or comfort bike.

The Motobecane Cafe Century comforts you
with the superior ride of a precision engineered High Modulus Carbon Fiber 12K frame and Pro Quality High Modulus Carbon Fiber Fork.
Approx. weight per mfg: 19.9 to 21.9 lbs without pedals/reflectors

The smooth ride and stable handling is perfect for those relaxing weekend tours of the countryside.

Optimized Carbon Ride Quailty
The carbon fiber frame incorporates some very carefully considered features. All frame tube profiles are specially shaped. The down tube has a custom lay-up of carbon fibers with a special square to oval taper. This is designed for your maximum comfort yet with an extremely efficient, responsive and confident ride quality.
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Wide Tires Fit
The Cafe Century carbon fiber frame is one of the only carbon fiber frame and fork sets that can accept a tire up to 42mm wide*. This means one can outfit the Cafe Century with cyclocross size tires and tackle nearly any road condition with enhanced control and comfort.
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FREE Factory UPGRADE TO NEW SPEC Shimano R500 Wheelset and durable, competition quality Shimano components. The Cafe Century's advanced carbon fiber frame and fork improves upon the Cafe Noir and Cafe Sprint with even smoother riding, shifting and comfort!

We managed to get a few of these at a special discount. Compare to bikes like Trek FX, Specialized Sirrus or Giant Flat bar, Cafe Type bikes selling for around $2,000 to $2,700. Many other brands have lower level parts.

Special Sale Price only $895 includes shipping to 48 States. You save over $1000 off MSRP of $1,999.95! Over half off!

The ideal combination of speed and comfort at a fantastic price- get yours before we sell out...

Sizing Guide
Most riders 5'2" to 5'5" fit the 50cm
Most riders 5'6" to 5'8" fit the 53cm
Most riders 5'9" to 5'11" fit the 55cm
Most riders 6'0" to 6'2" fit the 58cm
Most riders 6'2" to 6'4" fit the 60cm

Between sizes? Size up for long arms/torso or higher handlebars and longer reach. Size down for short arms/torso or lower handlebars, more aggressive position. Sizing is a personal choice and the final decision is up to your personal preferences.

Frame 700C 12K High Modulus CARBON Fiber ROAD, 2xH2O mounts
Fork/Headset High Modulus Carbon Fiber Taperblade (1.125" steerer) 700x51C fork / ORBIT IS IS2 1-1/8" INTEGRATED OS 36/45 Angular Contact Bearings FOR 45mm OD HEADTUBE, 1-1/8" CARBON GLOSSY SPACER, 20mmx1 + 10mmx3 PCS. ( 1 PC of 10mm SPACER ABOVE STEM
(50/53/55/58/60CM=105/120/135/150/165mm Head tube lengths)
(50/53/55/58/60CM=212/227/242/257/272mm Steerer tube lengths)
Crankset FSA VERO TRIPLE 50x39x30T 170/172.5/175mm for 50-53/55/58-60CM
Bottom Bracket TH w/Additional water seals, JIS Square, Chromo Spindle, 68mm Shell x 116mm Spindle, Sealed Cartridge Unit
Pedals Alloy road with toe clips and straps NEW SPEC 9/16" Boron Axle
Front Derailleur SHIMANO FD-R453, FOR ROAD, BAND-TYPE 34.9MM, FOR TRIPLE
Rear Derailleur SHIMANO RD-M591-L, DEORE, SGS 9-SPEED TOP-NORMAL (27 gears total)
Shifters SHIMANO SL-R441 SILVER
Cassette/Chain SRAM PowerGlide II, PG-950 11-32T / KMC X9 SUPER NARROW 1/2x11/128"x110L 9-SPEED chain (27 gears total)
Hubs Shimano R500 with Quick Release, Contact sealed ball bearings
Spokes Stainless Steel
Rims Shimano R500, 700c Black anodized, Machined brake track
Tires/ Tubes Kenda Kwest, Road 700x28 / Presta valve
Brakes Tektro MELT-FORGED V-BRAKE, Aluminum Alloy Polished Black Finish
Brake Levers Tektro MT2.1-V Aluminum ALLOY, FORGED SILVER ANOD. BRAKE LEVER
Handlebar Aluminum ALLOY BUTTED FLAT H/BAR(6°) B/CENTER:25.4mm.R/W:0/600mm
Stem 3D Aluminum ALLOY FORGED, ANGLE ADJUSTABLE Threadless A-HEAD STEM.EXT:(0~60°)120mm
Tape/Grip Velo Dual Comfort Density
Saddle VELO Comfort Black
Seat Post Aluminum ALLOY MELT-FORGED, 31.6 x 350MM
Seat Clamp Ultralite Aluminum Alloy Black Finish, 31.8mm
Sizes 50cm, 53cm, 55cm, 58cm, 60cm
Colors GlossBlackCarbon (as shown)

Our low price is $895.95 Compare at $2000-$2200+
This bike comes Up to 90 percent assembled.  
We suggest you take it to your local bike shop for final assembly & safety checks.