Condor Super Acciaio frameset review

Condor celebrates its 70th birthday this year: what better way to pay homage to the London brand than by testing a steel Condor Super Acciaio frameset?

Condor Super Acciaio
(Image credit: Cycling Studio)
Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Condor Super Acciaio steel bike is a great buy for those wanting classic looking and feeling road bike. The British brand calls it "race ready, performance steel" and ride-wise it feels just that but, as expected, it weighs a little more than your aluminium or carbon frame.

Reasons to buy
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    Fun handling

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    Great classic looks

Reasons to avoid
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In 2018 London bike brand Condor celebrates its 70th birthday. We decided it would be fitting to test the Condor Super Acciaio – a race bike constructed from classic steel but with a thoroughly modern performance that's hand made in Italy.

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Symon Lewis joined Cycling Weekly as an Editorial Assistant in 2010, he went on to become a Tech Writer in 2014 before being promoted to Tech Editor in 2015 before taking on a role managing Video and Tech in 2019. Lewis discovered cycling via Herne Hill Velodrome, where he was renowned for his prolific performances, and spent two years as a coach at the South London velodrome.