LaPierre Womens Road Bikes
1946 was the year and Dijon in France was the birth place of Lapierre bikes. Over the last 10 years Lapierre have produced some amazing mountain and womens road bikes. The Audacio 200L and 400L and Sensium 100L are the latest women friendly road bikes to come off the production line and they offer an entry level and advance road rider option.
The 2011 range offers the three road bikes with one carbon frame style. The Sensium 100L is made up with a carbon HM monocoque frame and carbon forks. It has a Shimano 105 groupset and is offered with a triple or a compact chainset. It runs on Shimano’s WHR500 wheels and weighs 8.5kg.
The Audacio range are both made from 7005 grade Aluminium and have carbon forks. The difference is that the 400L has a Shimano Tiagra groupset, has the same wheelset as the Sensium and weighs 9.1kg. The 200L model has a Shimano 2300 groupset, M40 2200 wheels and weighs 9.9kg.
All the three Lapierre road bikes come in 44cm, 48cm and 53cm frame sizes.