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Gitane tour de France 1972

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Gitane Tour de France 1972, 57 TT


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I bought this bike for .00+.00 for the wheels. I had to install a saddle, new stem and the down tube stickers. I have the toe clips now, ready to install. The geometry is the same as my modern bike!

People who friended this bike Splined, Smiley, campystamp, BlueDevil, knapprobert, retrobiker, per.k, the fumingator


Looks very original! Besides riding it, I would hang it where I can look at it!


I simply love this machine. I raced at this particular period of time and really have fond memories of riding such machines. Personally I preference these machines, they had so much more character.
Kindest regards

I was busy riding around the

I was busy riding around the trails and missed road riding my first time around. I like my modern bikes also but as you point out, they have a unique personality.

And smiley, It's the first bike I see each morning!

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