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  • Carrera Virtuoso Road Bike 2015

    The Carrera Virtuoso Road Bike 2015 has everything a road bike needs. Strength, speed, and style. Its sleek alloy frame is light, making the Virtuoso nimble and responsive, and the 16 speed Shimano gears aren't afraid of a little hard work. With Tektro dual pivot calliper brakes and Kenda K191 tyres, this bike can't wait to get out on that open road and show you what it's made of.

    • Frame: Lightweight aluminium
    • Forks: Hi-ten steel fork, suitable for all terrain
    • Gears: 16 Speed Shimano Claris gears, more precise and lighter weight
    • Brakes: Tektro dual pivot brakes for efficient, controllable braking power
    • Wheels: Narrow 700c double wall aluminium wheels for the fastest speed on tarmac

    Carrera Virtuoso Road Bike 2015 Extra Info

    • FREE Local Store build
    • FREE 6-week first service
    • Pre-Delivery inspection + 22 point safety check
    • OR get it delivered boxed for self-assembly

    Size Guide

    Height (Inch) Height (cm) Frame Size
    5' 3" - 5' 9" 162 - 177 51cm
    5' 8" - 6' 2" 175 - 183 54cm
  • Approximate Weight (KG): 11.8kg
    Brake Type: Dual Pivot Calliper Brakes
    Forks: FULL HI-TEN STEEL - 1.1/8 Steerer
    Frame Material: Alloy
    Gender: Unisex
    Number of Gears: 16
    Pedals Included: Yes
    Suspension: Rigid
    Wheel Size: 700c
    Chainset: PROWHEEL, A1-221C - 50/34T - 170mm
    Front Brake: Tektro R312 Dual pivot
    Front Hub: Alloy
    Front Mech: SHIMANO AFDA070AM
    Gear Shifters: Shimano Claris, 16 speed
    Handlebars: Alloy
    Pedals: VP -399T ROAD TYPE
    Rear Brake: Tektro R312 Dual pivot
    Rear Hub: Alloy
    Rear Mech: SHIMAno RD-2400, DOUBLE, 31.8mm
    Saddle: Velo foam, Carrera branded
    Type: Road Bikes
    Tyres: KENDA K191
  • Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 107 reviewers.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by A very good buy Bought the bike a week ago upgrading from a mtb which i have been using mainly on the road. I bought the bike and assembled myself due to the long wait at my local halfords store. I had no problems at all and was soon out for my first ride. I have noticed the big improvement in speed and hills have been easier. I did have a minor glip after about 30 miles ridden where the gears suddenly had a mind of thier own and started to ghost change but after a adjustment back to being no problem they change easily and with little fuss. The pedals have been mentioned time and time again in these reviews i can't say I'm having any issues with them but they do take abit to get used to and i have found the need to wearing different shoes to what i had been. they just need practice. The quality of the bike seems to be very good at the price point. I was unsure of the brake and gear change levers but they seem to work very well. The brakes are nice and sharp and are quiet. I have had no tyre issues yet another concern that has been raised a few times. The bike rides smoothly and is fast i was surprised at how much quicker i have been finding it. overall having only done 62 miles I am pleased and feel that it is a good starting road bike. 24 September 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by First impressions Today was the first time Ive ridden a road bike, and it was a pleasure on the Virtuoso. Moving off is significantly less tiring than on a heavier bike, also less effort required cornering and avoiding all the potholes. Comfort wise i was prepared for the worst but its fine. The road style handlebars are also easy to relax on. 23 September 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by A lot of bike for your money! The Virtuoso is my first real road bike after a few years on a hybrid [also an excellent Carrera] the Virtuoso is very quick and responsive,the Claris gears very smooth.The only upgrades ive found necessary are swapping the budget Kenda tyres for a set of Gatorskins,these were available instore on the day I collected the bike and were price matched with the cheapest available online..well done Halfords! The pedals are a bit cheap but Ive found a decent set of replacement.The finish and colour scheme on the bike is fabulous,a real head turner! I know Carreras get short shrift from the bike snobs,just ignore them and get out there! Great service and set up by the guys at Halfords, Worksop.This bike will give you miles of smiles at a remarkable price. 22 September 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Amazing value for money I bought this bike on 07/09/2016 very awesome to ride smooth and responsive definately buy does not matter if your an experienced rider or not but this bike is great value 08 September 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Awesome bike for the price Not had a road bike since my teenage years been using an mtb for a while got the bike a couple of days ago and I really like it covered about 30 miles already and everthing is working perfect great selection of gears brakes are good I can get up to some good speed not having a problem with the pedals as I am used to toe clips colour scheme is nice got it set up perfect by my local store 04 September 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Awesome bike! Really nice bike! Looks alot more expensive then it is, hubby really enjoys riding it, paid for next day delivery and arrived right on time :) 28 September 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Good product Great bike for the price, after having moved up from a mountain bike with road tyres the difference in effort is brilliant, very happy, and would definitely recommend 26 September 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by amazing bike for price... back into cycling after 15 years in an effort to get fit.. this bike was a steal before the 20% summer sale, now truly amazing for the price. seems very well made & you'd be hard pushed to find the level of spec for anything like the same price. much cheaper form of mid-life crisis than others i can think of. built it myself with no hassle, but confident halfords staff would be on hand if necessary.. always happy to help. not convinced either way on the pedals yet!. ..all round a great looking bike with smooth shimano claris gears & shifters. go and buy one now, cos you'll be bummed when they've sold out. 11 August 2016
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Carrera Road Bikes

Carrera Virtuoso Road Bike 2015

£220 The Carrera Virtuoso Road Bike 2015 will get you where you need to go in the height of style.