Vintage bicycles have a loyal following in Singapore
Published on Jan 5, 2013 8:05 AM
Some cyclists here are in a spin over clunky, out-of-production bikes from yesteryear.
Vintage bicycles - dating roughly from the 1980s and before - are becoming trendy with some riders here.
At least two cycling groups dedicated to them have sprung up in the last three years or so: Old Steelers and Eroica Singapore, made of about 20 regular cyclists each.
They hit the road every Sunday on now-obsolete models of European bicycle brands such as De Rosa from Italy and Raleigh from Britain.
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