The style and elegance of the 1930s Path Racer has returned with the Guv'nor. Based on the model made by the Company in the 1930s, the Guv'nor has a classic and relaxed style, but is equipped with modern components. It features a Pashley built Reynolds 531 diamond frame with relaxed style forks, Brooks B17 Titanium saddle, drop North Road handlebars with leather grips, and a Sturmey Archer single speed rear wheel with 28 inch gold lined black alloy rims.
All 3 sizes (20.5, 22.5 and 24.5* inch) are usually in stock.
*24.5 inch frame comes standard with double top tube
A full range of Pashley leather handlebar and saddle bags are also available.
Introduced in 1935 in Birmingham, UK, Reynolds 531 steel was the standard of excellence for many decades. It is very similar to the old British BS970 En 16/18 steel and now is only available by special order.
The B17 is Brooks' flagship model, ideal for long distance sports touring, trekking and atb use. It has been on the market for over 100 years, being featured in as early as the 1898 catalogue. This particular saddle has titanium rails and hand-hammered copper rivets, Made in England.
Not only are these cream Schwalbe Delta Cruiser tires a lovely compliment to the Guv'nor they are also light and fast. Featuring a Kevlar puncture protection layer and a reflective sidewall strip.