Authentic, REAL - Italian
Made Road Bikes
at Smart Cycles!!
Smart Cycles is
well known for selling premium, handcrafted frames
made in Italy. You can use the links found
above to familiarize yourself with our passion for
Italian frames if you aren't up to speed on all that
already. Nothing rides like an Italian bike.
No other frames have passion and soul built into
them like genuine Italian craftsmen instill into
are happy and proud to offer more REAL, Italian products by
carrying frames from
Casati, Ciocc, and Coppi!
Cycles HAND SELECTS...repeat...we HAND SELECT
imported frames from these brands from their sole
American Importer. This assures that you
receive absolute top quality in every department of
a frames parameters! ALL custom frame orders
are conducted directly with the shops that build the
fascination with Italian bikes gets more and
more intense as the years go by! You
need evidence? Look at the new lineup
of Ciocc steel bikes. Not ALL steel is created equal. You can have all the
benefits of current day technology, but retain the luscious,
stable, ride-me-for-hours, climb-like-a-goat
qualities that make Italian bikes nearly
NEW!!!! 2013 CIOCC
Limited Availability -
ONLY 25 Imported - Hand Made in Italy
2013 Retro Steel
When we heard about these
frames, we said "SIGN US UP"!!! They have
Handmade by the Conte's in
Italy, these frames are true RETRO. Columbus
Double Butted 858 Nivachrome tubing. Brass
brazed at the BB and head tube. Vertical
dropouts. Braze on Front Der. 1"
headtube. Downtube lever bosses accomodate
either shifters or cable guides. Threadless carbon fork with alloy
White or Black ONLY as
shown. Frame weight 3.75lbs (52cm frame
Sizes 48(52tt), 50(53tt), 52(547tt),
54(55.5tt), 56(57tt), 58(58tt), 60(58.5tt) ONLY!
Top tube OD = 1", Down
tube OD = 1-1/8", Seat Tube OD = 1-1/8" 27.2mm Seat
Intro Sale: $1099.99!!!
Replica and San Cristobal
Classics - Ciocc 'San Cristobal' (white)
and 'Replica' (red) model framesets.
Columbus double butted, drawn tubing,
microfused brazing, Silva rear dropouts,
investment cast lugs. Each with Columbus
Ciocc, (say like CHEE-OH-CH) for the
passionate cyclist, is a brand that recalls
the early days of the great Italian
handcraft tradition of road frames. It
was 60 years ago that CIOCC, working from a
small artisan shop, produced high quality
frames for some very demanding pro
riders. Sixty years later, CIOCC is
still visible in the professional ranks as a
confirmed leader in the world of road bike
frames. Stefano Bonati, Cesare Biondi
and Biffi Giuseppe - owners of Ciocc -
realize the importance of the company's
origins, traditions and attention to
detail. Ciocc is a market leader of
dream-worthy frames that become instant
classics and timeless in themselves as well
as evolved carbon frames.
San Cristobal - Custom
Color, painted to rider spec!
Ciocc Keen Blade
Ciocc Keen Blade Aero POst
Ciocc Extro Carbon
Ciocc Styluro Tri
Ciocc Mackba Track Bike - Mackba Farme and
Fork - $1499.99.
Casati frames are designed and
engineered at their Monza workshops in Italy.
A passion dating from 1920 is replicated every
day in searching for custom made solutions to
accomodate the most demanding cyclist. Skilled
craftsmen demand that the finer details and
finishing procedures are carefully followed
using the latest technical equipment to ensure
the highest quality of each individual frame
produced. Today Casati frames are appreciated
throughout the world for their latest designs,
superior quality, technical finesse and
Linea Oro 90th Anniversary 24 Carat
Gold! Call for Ordering Details.
made of Dedacciai steel EOM 16.5 tubing, it is
a unique and personalized creation,
custom-made according to the measurements of
each single amateur or professional rider. It
is a frameset entirely hand-built with true
artisanship features, yet utilizing
cutting-edge technologies. For example, a
silver fillet-brazing process at low
temperature using free of any impurity and
distilled water so as not to modify the
tubeset molecular structure.
seat post binding mechanism, invented and
patented by Casati over a decade ago, is
entirely hidden inside the tubing, conveying
an esthetically cleaner and more elegant look.
Carbon fork, produced exclusively by Dedacciai,
it is proven to absorb vibrations and increase
the stability and smoothness of the frame. The
derailleur cables are guided internally,
facilitating the replacement during regular
maintenance. Upon request the frame can be
made without hidden seat post locking device,
replaced by classic locking system and with
external cables. Each and every frame is
treated both internally and externally by an
elaborate rust-proofing process, thus greatly
extending the longevity of the product. The
painting is an artisan-like process as well,
meticulously accomplished in six distinctive
steps. The use of top quality paints delivers
a pleasant, “ceramic” feel to the touch
throughout the frame.
is designed and manufactured entirely at
Casati’s facility in Monza.
request, the frame can be equipped with
Campagnolo or Shimano components, along with
some of the most exclusive accessories
available in the marketplace.
weight: Kg 1,550
CASATI LASER - A
Steel, brazed absolute MASTERPIECE!
us for more info on Casati, Ciocc and Coppi