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Moulton Esprit
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14 Aug, 2014 13:06:10 BST
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Used: An item that has been previously used. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully ... Read moreabout the condition
Type: Touring Bike
Colour: Royal Blue Brand: Moutlon
Frame Material: Steel Model: Esprit
Wheel Size: 17" Gender: Unisex Adults
Number of Gears: 18

Moulton AM Esprit


This (separable) AM Esprit was bought from Paul Villiers of Villiers Velo when the model was launched in 2007. In 2013 it was resprayed in royal blue and entirely rebuilt to a very special specification, using colour-co-ordinated components (matching blue) where possible. It's now a unique model, and was much admired at Bradford on Avon in 2013.


Specification (all items new unless otherwise declared):

  •  Dura Ace chain set and derailleurs, 2 x 9 set-up.
  • Dura Ace down tube changers mounted on Moulton-milled stainless steel handlebar adapters (the adapters alone were available from Moulton at the time of purchase for around. £250 the pair!).
  • Bullhorn handlebars with blue Brooks leather handlebar tape andbar end brake levers (carbon: SRAM TT); Shimano brakes (Dura Ace, I think).
  • Kamoya Sliky R rear suspension (
  • Thorn stem, black bar raiser, bullhorn bars (Profile Design Airwing, I think).
  • BLB track pedals in blue ( with toeclips, blue leather straps.
  • Schwalbe Stelvio tyres, original wheels (black rims, Australian, not sure of make) and front and rear (black) mudguards).
  • Mike Burrows carbon aero seatpost.
  • Brooks B17 saddle and Challenge toolbar, both in Royal Blue.
  • Various extras including blue bottle cage, mirror, Minoura space bar extension for lights (lights not included) and sweet-tone, brass bell), Ergotec adjustable kickstand etc.
The Esprit was built by Moultons in Bradford on Avon for only a very short period so examples are rare. This one is unique. The handling is wonderful: sprightly yet comfortable and (although this is heresy...) it provides in my opinion an even better ride than the fabulously expensive Double Pylon at a fraction of the price.

The bike can be viewed in Putney, London SW15 but I can ship worldwide at buyer's cost (I have put a notional figure on the shipping outside the UK but will do it at cost by the buyer's chosen carrier).

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