The Allure of the Alpenchallenge – Commute into Spring
Don’t you just love it when you smell the first hint that Spring is knocking on your door? If you live in a climate that makes riding outside during the winter months rather hostile – that first sign that sunnier, warmer days are approaching will probably make you warm and fuzzy inside! Now is the time to turn your attention to getting that daily commute going again, and should you feel like treating yourself to something extra special, then our Alpenchallenge urban line-up is worth taking a look at.
The BMC Alpenchallenge is not only a beautiful example of Swiss industrial design and engineering, it is also the perfect means to transform your commute into whatever you want it to be. A beautiful example of Swiss industrial design, the perfect excuse to transform your commute Whether thats your daily dose of exercise to keep your cardiologist happy, or a stylish statement for a greener world by rejecting the car commute and choosing to ride instead. Ah, maybe you just want to look the part zipping around town? Then pair an extra special bike with that devil-may-care attitude.
Nexus Internal Gear Hub and the Hebie Chainglider – keeping you Clean and Worry-free!
With the BMC Alpenchallenge, your adventures are supported by a high quality aluminum frame that has a couple of smart solutions, like optional quick-mount fenders and rack and kickstand mounts that help you to tailor the bike exactly to your needs.
Our biggest interest is your safety, that’s why we have added reflective logos on both the Alpenchallenge AC01 and AC02, to make you more visible to car drivers on the way home from that first BBQ in early Spring.
For those who want to just pick up a bike and go, the Alpenchallenge is the perfect companion.A new technical addition to the Alpenchallenge family this year, is Shimano’s Nexus internal gear hub - the most reliable and user-friendly gear-hub to be found on the market. The Hebie Chainglider that protects your trousers from getting greasy while additionally guarding your chain, also gives the Alpenchallenge a tidy and altogether speedy appearance. Combined, you get a bike that you can always rely on without having to invest much energy into maintenance and service. For those who want to just pick up a bike and go, it’s the perfect companion.
New-look Alpenchallenge in Wine and Forest Colors
Swiss style, clean lines and purposeful design; the look and feel of our urban series promotes the 'bicycle by choice' lifestyle. Whether The look and feel of our urban series promotes the 'bicycle by choice' lifestylepopping around to a friend's house, out to dinner on a Friday night, or the Saturday morning farmer's market - there's an option for everyone within the Alpenchallenge family, explore whats on offer here and get down to your local BMC dealer for the real-life experience. Finally no more excuses not to ride to work!