Overview

The Vela, Barracuda's answer to the Hybrid bicycle, is the perfect all-rounder covering all your cycling needs. It's comfortable, smooth, practical and has the perfect gearing range for all climbs.

Vela Hybrid Series

The Vela 1 is based on a comfortable, lightweight alloy frame, has a single front ring keeping the gearing simple and features full-length mudguards and carrier rack. The Vela two is based on the previous model with added fully-adjustable stem and full 21-speed Shimano gears offering a wider range of gear ratios. The Vela 3 has the added benefit of a Suntour front suspension fork offering extra comfort on the wrists over rougher terrain. The Vela 1, 2 and 3 all come in Barracuda's Women Specific geometry and colour scheme.

Vela 2 WS 700c Specification

Frame: 6061 Aluminium. Available in: 14.5", 16.5" and 19". Stem: Quill type fully-adjustable 1-1/8" alloy. Length; 85mm. Handlebar: Alloy low-rise bar. Widths: 640mm. Gear system: Shimano Tourney 21-speed with Shimano EZ-Fire shifters. Brakes: Powerful V-type. Chainset: Prowheel triple ring with 170mm crank length. Wheelset: 700C alloy double-wall rims with alloy quick-release hubs. Tyres: 700 X 35C trekking specific. Saddle: Hybrid comfort seat with alloy micro-adjust seat post. Extras: Full-length mudguards, pannier rack and kickstand.