PASHLEY Princess Sovereign 2017
|Options||17.5" Black - SOLD OUT|
|Style||The Princess is the epitome of the classic English cycling tradition. Its timeless looks and upright riding position hearkens back to a simpler time of relaxed trips into town, tranquil jaunts into the countryside and an altogether more peaceful style of cycling.
A sense of refinement and elegance runs through every aspect of the Princess. It is fitted with a combination of beautifully enamelled, hand-lined mudguards and rear skirtguards to keep you dry whilst preventing any mishaps as you glide through your surroundings. Also included is a full chaincase, which protects you from any unsightly grease marks and reduces any maintenance your bicycle may need. The Princess therefore represents the perfect marriage of beauty and practicality, making owning and riding this cycle the utmost pleasure.
You have the choice of two distinct models: the Classic with reliable 3 speed hub gears for a simpler and lighter bicycle, or the Princess Sovereign, with the full complement of 5 or 8 wide-ratio hub gears, a handy frame-fitted lock, a versatile rear luggage rack and a front dynamo headlamp that never needs batteries.
The styling of the Princess has been used at Pashley since our very earliest days in the 1920s, and as a result it is plain to see that the design has stood the test of time. The combination of this classic reliability with hand-built quality and the very best modern components makes the Princess an unrivalled cycling experience that will charm you with years of comfort, dependability and joy.
|Frame||Traditionally lugged and brazed hand-crafted steel frame.|
|Forks||Tubular crown, hand-brazed.|
|Rear Derailleur||Sturmey Archer 5 speed C50 hub gear with thumb shifter control|
|Shifters||Sturmey Archer 5 speed C50 hub gear with thumb shifter control|
|Chainset||Traditional, slender chromed steel cranks.|
|Stem||alloy and stainless steel stem.|
|Handlebars||Chrome plated raised bar|
|Front Brake||All-weather, low maintenance front and rear hub brake|
|Rear Brake||All-weather, low maintenance front and rear hub brake|
|Rims||26" polished alloy rims|
|Spokes||stainless steel spokes|
|Tyres||26x1 3/8" Schwalbe Marathon Plus tyres|
|Saddle||Antique brown Brooks B66s natural leather saddle with twin coil springs.|
|Pedals||Alloy body with non-slip rubber inserts.|
|Grips||authentic black rubber grips|
|Miscellaneous||Fully-enclosed chaincase, large ding-dong bell, wicker basket, protective skirtguard, classic hub-dynamo headlamp, LED rear light, Pletscher alloy rear carrier, propstand, frame-fitting lock and pump.|