Tommaso Imola vs. Gavin Nouvo vs. Windsor Bristol


New Member
Feb 15, 2010
Of these three bikes, which would you guys choose?

Tommaso Imola

Frame: Semi-Compact Aluminum with Integrated Headtube.
Fork: Carbon Fiber Fork (painted black) with Aluminum Steer tube, 1 1/8"
Rear Shock:
Front Derailleur: Shimano 2203
Rear Derailleur: Shimano 2203, Silver Upgrade
Shifters: Shimano 2203 8-Speed
Brakes Levers: Shimano 2203
Brakes: Tektro Alloy Dual Pivot R310
Chain: KMC
Crankset: Prowheel 52/42/30T, (24 total gears)
Cassette: 12-24 8-Speed
Pedals: N/A
Bottom Bracket: VP 118mm
Headset: FSA Headset
Saddle: Tommaso Racing Saddle
Seat Post: Aluminum 27.2
Handlebar: Aluminum Ergo, 26.0mm, Black
Grips: Velo Cork Tape White
Stem: Aluminum 26.0mm, Black
Tires: Kenda 700x25c
Wheelset: JY/XR-18 Weinmann

Gavin Nouvo

Model: NOUVO 2010
Color: Silver
Frame: 7005 Aluminum Double Butted
Fork: Carbon Fiber Aero
Shifters: Shimano 2300 STI Integrated Brake/Shifter
Front Derailleur: Shimano 2300
Rear Derailleur: Shimano 3400
Crankset: Truvativ ISOflow SRAM Triple
Cassette: Shimano CS-HG50
Chain: Shimano HG50
Hubs: Formular
Rims: Weinmann SL 700c Double walled w/ CNC machined sides
Tires: Continental ULTRA Sport 700c x 23c
Brakes: Tec9 RC-462
Headset: Prestine
Handlebar: Tec9 Alloy
Saddle: San Marco Ponza
Seatpost: Tec9 Alloy
Stem: Tec9 Alloy 90mm

Windsor Bristol

Road Bikes - Windsor Bristol

Frame 6061 Aluminum by Kinesis - Handmade MultiShape, Engineered Aluminum Tubing, Precision TIG welded with Double water bottle bosses and replaceable rear derailleur hanger
Fork Kinesis StraightBlade carbon fiber with 1.125 steerer
FSA Tempo Forged Aluminum arms, Triple ring 52/42/30T
Bottom Bracket
Sealed cartridge, square taper
Pedals Traditional Road Alloy/Resin with toeclips
Front Derailleur
Shimano FD2203 For Triple
Rear Derailleur
Shimano Sora 3400 (Long Cage/GS, 9spd compatible)
24 total gears, Shimano 2200 STI (shift and brake at the same time)
Cassette 11-28T 8 speed
KMC IG 2-51 for 8 speed
Hubs Forged Aluminum Alloy with Quick Release skewers
Stainless Steel
32H Alex SUB 30mm Aero Section Track DoubleWall 6061T6 Aluminum
Maxxis Xephyr Road 700x23c with presta valve tubes
Tektro aluminum calipers
Brake Levers
Shimano Sora 2200 STI (shift and brake at the same time)
Kalloy Aluminum black finish (25.4mm)FREE Bonus AeroBars
Kalloy Aluminum threadless, 1.125 inch x 25.4mm
Black cork
Comfort Groove
Seat Post
Kalloy Aluminum Micro Adjust
Seat Clamp
SL Aluminum