This bicycle, built around a full cromoly lugged frame is the most functional and performance orientated Creme urban bike in the line. It's a professional traffic jam buster with a tight frame, fast tires, disc brakes and fine Shimano Alfine 8 speed internal hub and high-end dynamo powered front and rear lights. This bike is for those who are really serious about commuting with speed and is ideal for hard, everyday use in any weather conditions. The Ristretto is unlike anything on the market, seamlessly blending classic form and style with the latest high end technology. The bicycle comes complete with a front and rear rack.