Velo City: Bicycle Culture and City Life

Victoire One-Off Track

The latest bike to emerge from the Victoire Cycles workshop, based in Clermont-Ferrand, France, was built for their newest employee, Erwan AlaPhillippe. Erwan was hired…

Victoire Cycles Fixe

There was a time, recently, when brakes on a bike with a fixed gear was frowned upon by the ‘purists’, those who believed that a…

Velo City: Bicycle Culture and City Life

Victoire Véloce

Alongside Bridgestone, Michelin is one of the world’s two largest tire manufacturers. The French concern is not just focused on keeping the rubber side down,…

Clandé X Blacksheep X Victoire

Having just returned from a brief sojourn to Paris I have a sweet spot for this bike. It’s a collaboration between three French manufacturers: Clandé…