"This 'one metre' business confuses me. Only One Metre? If any motorist passed me with only 'one metre' clearance I would feel vulnerable and call it a close shave. In my experience, and I ride every day including daily commuting…"
"Of course it is Nick regarding your last point, it is all about the trendies being seen at their best. It would appear that there are still some things in this World that are too silly for words.That's why we the people elect governments…"
"You can get a decent flat bar road bike for about $400 -$450, look at Malvern Star for value in this price range. Avoid Kmart and any form of suspension if you are just commuting. Purchase good lights for day and night use,and make sure you have…"
"16kgs! sure it ain't lead, eh I mean steel ?. You can get quite a bit of bang for your buck at $1200. Perhaps look at an alloy frame with carbon fork and quality wheels ( wheels are real import and perhaps more so than the frame ) and perhaps…"