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2004 Bianchi Pista Concept

I ended up scoring this bike for $650 complete. (see: pic 1) This being my favorite frame ever; saying I was happy is an understatement. I quickly began to get upgrades, and completed it four months later. :D

Frame:
2004 Bianchi Pista Concept 59cm

Fork/Headset:
Alpina fork, fsa headset

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
SRAM Omniums w/ stock bb

Pedals:
Time iClic 2 Titan

Drivetrain/Cog/Chainring/Chain:
51t Sugino Zen, 16t cog, gold izumi chain, gold chainring bolts

Handlebars/Stem:
Deda Pista Drops or Profile Design Bullhorns. Thomson elite stem 70mm

Saddle/Seatpost:
San Marco Concor, Thomson Elite

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Zipp 440 to Ballistic / Aerospoke / Open pro to formula

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Formation face to formula / open pro to formula

Added by reginvld. Last updated about 7 years ago.

20 Comments

cjdavid

cjdavid says:

Crazy how these used to go for around $1,000 back in the day with mavix ellipses and sugino 75s.

Posted about 7 years ago

ABlueKing

ABlueKing says:

Someone is trying to sell this same 04 concept with FSA components for 1,000. is it worth it?

Posted almost 7 years ago

cjdavid

cjdavid says:

i think it is depending upon condition

Posted almost 7 years ago

DeadlyMofo

DeadlyMofo says:

nice concept

Posted about 7 years ago

reginvld

reginvld says:

thanks dude

Posted about 7 years ago

liamodonnell

liamodonnell says:

Hey reginvld!

Great build and a great choice in frame :) I see that you're looking to upgrade to another year.

Are you looking to see this frame? If so how much are you asking for?

Cheers,
Liam

Posted about 7 years ago

reginvld

reginvld says:

Sorry but I'm not. This is my all-time favorite frame and now that I finally got one, it's going to stay in my collection forever. haha

Posted about 7 years ago

liamodonnell

liamodonnell says:

That's okay :) just thought I'd ask anyway! I don't blame you they're a beautiful bike.

How did you find yours?

Posted about 7 years ago

reginvld

reginvld says:

It was a craigslist find. I was really lucky. I got the bike complete for $650 I'm going to add all the pictures for its evolution. haha

Posted about 7 years ago

Juanfixedsurfer

Juanfixedsurfer says:

Looks just like mine,great build bro!

Posted about 7 years ago

xavier853

xavier853 says:

Aplina fork. It's the same as the original one. Will look great.

Posted about 7 years ago

Neilskees

Neilskees says:

Deffinetly think you should go with an Alpina but besides the iro fork this is a great build sir!

http://www.retro-gression.com/product/a...

Posted about 7 years ago

reginvld

reginvld says:

I was about to order from that website but noticed they're closed from today for an entire week. haha Great timing.

Posted about 7 years ago

max5480

max5480 says:

this is my all time favorite frame. do an enve fork.

Posted about 7 years ago

reginvld

reginvld says:

I would, but damn they're expensive as hell.

Posted about 7 years ago

PandaBear

PandaBear says:

Love it! Just get a super pista fork.

Posted about 7 years ago

jr22

jr22 says:

Im sure an alpina for would look good, nice build

Posted about 7 years ago

reginvld

reginvld says:

Yeah I've been wanting to get one. I just haven't been able to locate one.

Posted about 7 years ago

ThisGuyPedro

ThisGuyPedro says:

you can get one from low// bikes. just email him and he'll send you an invoice to purchase one either in gloss black or matte black

Posted about 7 years ago

JSTEWART304

JSTEWART304 says:

My favorite pista year! Looks really good! You can order an Alpina fork from retrogression too. I got my cranks from them and they are good on shipping.

Posted about 7 years ago