|Campy Veloce or Shimano 105 or Shimano Ultegra? New Biker||Rohair|
Apr 22, 2001 1:32 PM
|I am a new road biker and would like suggestions on which group to get. Veloce and 105 are within my budget, Ultegra is a little above.|
Apr 22, 2001 2:43 PM
|is worth the little extra over Veloce. You get 10 speeds, and won't be wanting to upgrade as soon. Shop around. Texas Cyclesport advertises pretty low prices on Campy. Prices are a lower at sdeals.com or totalcycling.com (both overseas dealers, but reliable).
Ultegra is only $100 more than 105. If you go Shimano, get the Ultegra.
A common mistake is to pinch pennies on the initial purchase, and end up spending more on upgrades later.