Safety is a key concern when designing our children’s bikes and all components are designed to make riding as safe as possible for your child.
Kids Aluminium Frame
Keeping childrens bike frames light allows them to enjoy their ride and become more confident on their bike.
The Chic is an essential accessory for all budding fashionistas. With coordinating accessories and delicate flower design, it is the bike every little girl wants to have!
Chic has a lightweight aluminium frame and lower top tube for easy mounting and dismounting alongside a front V-brake modulator. This regulates the force that goes down to the front aluminium V-brake resulting in smoother braking and aluminium/resin brake levers, which are designed to be easily operated by little fingers and are fitted with an adjustment screw to fit smaller hands. It also has low rise handlebars which allow a more upright riding position giving little riders increased visibility.
Aluminium rims give an improved surface for the brake blocks to brake against and junior non-slip pedals, a safety feature Raleigh has been fitting to Children's bikes for years, which have been fitted with rubber pads to prevent feet slipping off. Each pair of non-slip pedals is carefully colour matched to fit the bike design and narrow 1.5 tyres with a modern style tread pattern make it suitable for riding on all surfaces.
The Chic features full Shimano transmission which includes Shimano freewheels, derailleurs and Shimano Revoshift shifters. This component mix will improve your child's experience of learning how to change gears. In Raleigh's experience, this style of gear shifter is easier for children and enables them to keep their hands fully on the handlebar whilst they are changing gear. The bike also has rear derailleur protection which prevents damage to the gears if the bike is dropped to the ground.
Raleigh focuses on every detail of design when it comes to their bikes, with a colour co-ordinated saddle, grips, tyres and brake cables, as well as having graphics applied under a clear coat to ensure they don't fade or become damaged over time, longevity and enjoyment are provided in masses with Chic. The bike also comes equipped with an aluminium kickstand to ensure it continues to remain damage free.
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|Age Range||6 Years and up|
|Leg Size||49cm - 55cm|
|Wheel Size||20 inch Wheel|
|Frame||Aluminium 6061, low step-through, oval downtube|
|Shift Levers||Shimano Tournery ASLRS35LN, 6 speed Revoshift|
|Brake Levers||Resin bracket aluminium lever, 2 finger, adjustment screws|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Tourney RD-FT35, 6 speed, super short cage|
|Cassette||Shimano Tourney TZ20, 6 speed, 14-28|
|Chain||KMC HV-408 6 speed|
|Pedals||Resin junior, rubber non slip pads, 9/16", black/orange|
|Wheels||Aluminium 20" double wall 36h, CNC sides|
|Rims||Aluminium 20" double wall 36h, CNC sides|
|Handlebars||Steel, 540mm wide, 30mm rise|
|Grips||Junior, 90/75mm, Chic printed, stitched|
|Saddle||Chic printed, steel rail CP, coloured bumpers|
|Seatpost||Aluminium, 27.2 x 250mm, silver|
|Seat Clamp||Aluminium, 31.8|
|Fork||Hi-Tensile steel, rigid, 28.6mm|
|Crankset||Steel 3/32" x 36T, 3 piece, 140mm aluminium crank, silver|
|Bottom Bracket||Steel 5pc|
|Front Hub||Steel 36h, nutted, silver|
|Rear Hub||Steel 36h, nutted, silver|
|Inner Tubes||Standard 20" schrader valve|
|Extras||Aluminium kick stand|
|Front Tyres||20 x 2.125, black, colourline|
|Rear Tyres||20 x 2.125, black, colourline|