Gates carbon belt drive in colors!

As I wandered past the Gates booth last weekend during the North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS 2012) in Sacramento, I noticed this bike with a pink belt drive.

Gates belt drive - in COLORS!

It turns out this is a special order, limited quantity thing, but if they see there’s demand they might come out with a special edition color or something. Did you know, for example, that Cadel Evans tools around town on a BMC city bike with a yellow belt drive? This is BMC’s “UrbanChallenge” UC01 commuter bike, an aluminum frame bicycle with carbon fork and Shimano Alfine 7-speed hub.

Cadel Evans BMC city bike with yellow Gates belt drive

One Comment

  1. That pink belt drive bicycle appears to be the Pavlove edition by Independent Fabrication. One sweet looking ride!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.