Vivente World Randonneur Deccan (Post MY19) – step over
Named for the Deccan Plateau in Southern India, the drop bar & derailleur version of the Vivente World Randonneur is an exemplary, fully configured long-distance touring bike, that’s also an excellent choice for every-day transport.
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Vivente bikes are virtually maintenance free adventure bikes for travellers and urbanites. Designed in Australia by cycling-industry veteran, Noel Mcfarlane, their superb attention to detail reflects Noel’s lifetime of global cycle-touring experience. Every bike in the World Randonneur range offers expertly chosen parts and carefully considered accessories. The inclusion of a dynamo light system, rack, mudguards and kickstand makes these a fantastically good value complete bike, ready to roll out of the shop and across the world.
All Vivente bikes are built around premium steel frames with stable geometry for predictable handling under load. Even with all the modern alternatives that are available, steel remains an excellent material for making bicycle frames. It’s an excellent balance of strength and weight, while providing comfortable and forgiving riding characteristics and looking pleasingly classic.
Of course, everything that makes a touring bike a touring bike also makes it an excellent bike for everyday riding for either transport or recreation, and all the accessories included with your World Randonneur make it an excellent city transport bike, as well as an eminently capable long distance tourer.
Wide & Flared Drop Bars
For comfort in long distance riding, it’s important to have a variety of hand positions available. The drop bars on the Vivente Deccan offer a wide variety of hand positions and easy access to the integrated gear / brake levers. The bars are wider, flared design more suited to long distance riding than those typically seen on race bikes.
Dynamo Powered Light System
Updated for 2020, with a thru-axle for added stiffness, the high grade KT front hub dynamo efficiently powers the Busch + Müller IQ-XSN Plus 70 Lux headlight and connected tail-light to ensure you can see and be seen at any time of day, without relying on batteries.
Powerful Disc Brakes, Tyre Clearance for Comfort
Reliable, powerful, TRP Spyre disc brakes offer great peace of mind for all kinds of terrain. The updated frame design of the latest generation of the Anatolia has clearance for tyres up to 2.1″, making the Vivente a versatile choice for on or off-road touring and adventure riding.
Ultra wide ratio drive train
The proven drive-train combination of a 9spd 11-34 cassette and classic Sugino 46/36/26 triple crankset gives an overall gear range of 547% – Enough gear range to climb the steepest gradients, glide along the open road, and enjoy the down-hills with added acceleration.
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