As the Soma Fabrications blog proudly proclaims, the Mini Velo has arrived!  The Mini Velo is the answer to those who need a bike, but have very limited living space to keep it in.  This 20 inch wheeled wonder is the first bike Soma has sold as a complete build.   Frame sizes come in at 48cm, 53cm, and 55cm, with 57cm and 59cm in the works.  Soma claims the weight comes in at 23.5 pounds.  The Mini Velo rings up at $1,195.99 and has the follow specifications:

– Tange CrMo steel
– Sugino RD 53-39t crankset
– Micro-Shift bar end shifters
– Shimano Tiagra derailleurs and hubs (32h)
– Shimano Tiagra HG-50 11-25 9-spd cassette
– Kenda Kwest 20 x 1-1/8” tires
– Tange-Seiki RDC 1” threaded headset
– IRD Cafam Cantilever Brakes
– Cardiff Cornwall Saddle
– Kalloy quill stem
– ProMax extra long seatpost
– Fender braze-ons
– Color: Deep Red


What do you think?