Pro Bike: Adrian Timmis’s 1987 Tour de France Peugeot

A closer look at the bike Adrian Timmis rode in the 1987 Tour de France

All photos: Andy Jones

Having sold the Peugeot upon which he rode the 1987 Tour de France, Adrian Timmis could only assume it had gone the same way as most other old team bikes do: cascading through the second-hand market and eventually left rusting, wheel-less, outside a student union somewhere.

That was until someone got in touch with him in 2011 on Facebook to say they had it.

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