zak trak!!!

ahh……ti raleigh inspired

Originally uploaded by iraryancycles.

just picked up zak’s track bike from the paint shop and it is very 70’s ti raleigh with a pinch of punk. look for it at alpenrose velodrome this summer.

that’s it. i have to sleep.

good night.


5 Responses to “zak trak!!!”

  1. Phil Says:

    Very nice.

    Here’s a catalog scan of the Raleigh track model from ’75:

  2. gpickle Says:

    Damn Ira, that looks mighty fine!
    Nelson Vails is jealous I’m sure

  3. iraryanbicycles Says:

    damn! that ’75 bike is dope. so inspiring in a british kinda way. makes me want some tea and a hair net.

  4. 70s Raleigh Track Bikes » Phil Bikes Says:

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  5. the mostly reverend Says:

    ira, after spending my formulative years at micheal’s, i have a couple levi-raleigh’s jerseys hanging right here–a wool jersey and a long-sleeved skinsuit. that bike is very nice, and causes a sweet nostalgic wave.

    i’m sure nelson’s friend bart would approve, too!

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