Thursday, October 7, 2010

Bianchi Oltre in Matte Black

This matte black Bianchi "Oltre" has been spotted at the bike shows but isn't available in the catalog. I think all of you Bianchi guys should campaign for it. Or, full celeste? (note: a reader wrote in saying, "It will be a limited release later in the year...")

Thanks to Bob for the photo tip. You can click on the photos to large them.

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  1. This bike was on display at Padova. I noticed almost every bike brand featured at least one matte black model- most be this year's trend.

  2. This "stealth" look is rather boring. We have two Bianchi bikes, both in the classic celeste color -- if you're going to have a Bianchi, why have any other color?

  3. all Bianchi should be in celeste color.

  4. Hi Anon, As a Ltd edition Bianchi have opted for the Matt Black finish however it does have shades of Celeste on the frameset .. I have tested the bike out from Epic Cycles and believe this bike for the money is well worth not having it in celeste - Awesome

  5. Hi Anon, having seen and tested the Nero Ltd Ed , I guess Bianchi wanted a one off to mark their Anniverary of making Bianchi Bikes (anyone know how many years ) so maybe wanted a matt black finish with a tint of celeste thrown in.
    The bike is fantastic in every way
    and being in a position of purchasing one while I'm still
    breathing I can't wait to pick mine up this comming week.