Years Made

1999 Litespeed Tachyon (02)

Bicycle Type Road race & triathlon
MSRP USD (new)
$2,475.00
Weight Not Available
Sizes 47cm, 49cm, 51cm, 53cm, 55cm, 57cm, 59cm, 61cm
Colors Brushed
Item ID 88662


Frame & Fork

Frame Construction TIG-welded
Frame Material 3Al/2.5V titanium, butted
Fork Look Aero
Fork Materal Carbon fiber composite, unicrown crown
Rear Shock Not applicable

Components

Component Group Shimano Ultegra
Brakeset Shimano Ultegra Dual Pivot brakes, Shimano Ultegra levers
Shift Levers Shimano Ultegra bar-end
Front Derailleur Shimano Ultegra, bottom-pull/clamp-on 35.0mm
Rear Derailleur Shimano Ultegra SS
Crankset Shimano Ultegra, 39/53 teeth
Pedals Not included
Bottom Bracket Shimano BB-6500, 109.5mm spindle
BB Shell Width 68mm English
Rear Cogs 9-speed, Buyer's choice of gearing
Chain Shimano CN-HG92, 1/2 x 3/32"
Seatpost Profile, 27.2mm diameter
Saddle Selle Italia Flite, titanium rails
Handlebar Extensions Profile Split-Enz
Handlebars Profile AirWings
Handlebar Stem Profile
Headset 1" threadless Aheadset AC

Wheels

Wheel Size 650c wheels
Hubs Shimano Ultegra
Rims Velocity Deep-V, 28-hole
Front Tire 650 x 20c IRC PaperLite Plus kevlar
Rear Tire Not Available
Spoke Brand Wheelsmith stainless steel, 2.0mm double-butted
Spoke Nipples Alloy nipples
Not Available
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Bicycle Condition

Private-Party Value

Trade-In Value

Excellent

$331

$237

Very Good

$288

$200

Good

$252

$172

Fair

$209

$123

Poor

$136

$74


Bicycle Condition Guide

The bicycle looks new and is in like-new mechanical condition. The frame & fork have no visible or detectable blemishes or damage. All components, parts, and accessories are clean and free of any visible & detectable blemishes or damage. No service is required on any component, part, or accessory. Tires and grips/handlebar tape are original spec and in pristine condition.
The bicycle looks good, may have minimal cosmetic (only) blemishes on the frame, fork, components, parts and/or accessories. The bicycle may require minimal service adjustments without the need of replacing any parts. The suspension (if applicable) and braking surfaces are clean with some signs of usage yet free from grooves & pitting. The tires, grips/handlebar tape, and brake pads may show signs of usage yet have a majority of their life remaining.
The frame or fork or components or accessories have cosmetic blemishes. The frame (if metal) may have minor, aesthetic dings. Paint is faded slightly and/or slightly discolored and scratched. Bicycle is free of major mechanical issues but may require some service, a tune up is recommended. Some parts may require replacing, not to include front or rear shocks, wheels, shifters, front or rear derailleurs, braking systems, crank set or chainrings. Items that may need to be replaced include: tires, tubes, grips/handlebar tape, brake pads, brake hoods, chain & cassette, brake cables, gear cables, any/all housing, brake fluid and shock oil. Braking surfaces may have minor grooves or discoloration. Suspension and brakes may need to be serviced.
The frame or fork or components or accessories have cosmetic blemishes. The frame (if metal) has minor, aesthetic dings. Paint is faded slightly and/or slightly discolored and scratched. The bicycle has some mechanical issues and a tune up is necessary. An overhaul is recommended. Multiple parts need to be replaced. Suspension and brakes need to be serviced.
The frame or fork or components or accessories have many cosmetic blemishes. The frame (if metal) has numerous aesthetic dings. Paint is faded slightly and/or slightly discolored and scratched. The bicycle has mechanical issues and a tune up is necessary. An overhaul is recommended. Multiple parts need to be replaced. Suspension and brakes need to be serviced. This bike could also be used for salvage.