Speedbicycles rating helps determine the condition and value of a road bike.

 


Speedbicycles Rating

 


1 = Concours condition
in every respect. Either professional restored or very well maintained. Like new or better.

2 = Good condition
Original or well-restored. Frame shows only very light wear. All original parts.

3 = Used
Frame shows wear and/or light rust but no serious damage. Original parts show wear. Rideable without work.

4 = Badly worn
Heavy wear and/or rust. Parts replaced or defective. Not rideable, but can be restored with minor work.

5 = Needs restoration
Heavy wear and/or serious rust. Parts missing. Disassembled or poorly restored. Requires major work.

6 = Scrap
Collectable only for display use or if it is very rare.