Ristretto Thunder
Ristretto Thunder

Ristretto Thunder

Regular price $1,899.99 Save 0%


This item is available for FREE Ground Shipping. Professional assembly is required.

We recommend upgrading to Wheelsmith Gold Label Assembly for $100.
FREE Store Pickup or Home Delivery for $50 in the Greater Bay Area or Sacramento.

These bicycles are the most performance oriented bikes in the line. The Ristrettos are professional traffic jam busters with a tight frames, fast tires, disc brakes and powerful lights. Made for those who are really serious about fast commuting in any weather conditions.

All Ristretto bikes are built on high quality steel frames that feel great, last forever and give the bike that unique look. On most of the models we have specified a belt drive system. This solution is clean, quite and service free. You will really need to try this yourself to appreciate how practical it is in everyday commuting. 


  • Bikes work perfectly in any weather conditions thanks to disc brakes and internal gear
  • belt drive is the perfect solution: light, clean and smooth
  • street clothes stay clean and dry thanks to full length mudguards
  • safety at night thanks to front and rear lights included with the bike
  • superb paint with powder clear coat is used for great looks and durability
  • lifetime warranty for frame and fork
  • hand built in Europe


Frame: Lugged full chromoly frame with laser-cut dropouts, Tange seat-tube clamp
Fork: Aluminium fork
Handlebar: “banana” type, aluminium, width: 580 mm, barbore: 25,4 mm
Grips: Creme Gummy Grips with alloy bar-ends
Stem: Aluminium stem, 100mm
Saddle: Brooks Cambium C17
Seatpost: Aluminium, 26.6mm
Brakes Shimano BR-MT200 hydraulic disc brakes with 160 mm rotor
Shifters: Shimano Nexus 8 speed revo shifter
Crankset: Creme classic cranks, high polish finish aluminium, 170 mm, 46t Gates ring
Derailleur Rear: /
Cassette: /
Hubs Shimano Nexus KSGC60018DAL 8-speed hub, 32H, 24t sprocket
Chain/Belt GATES CDN Belt Drive
Rims: Disc brake, aluminum, double wall
Tires: Continental Contact Speed 32-622, 700X32C