Pilen GTV breathes confidence, and is a well-built and elegant bicycle. You ride in style, safely and comfortable as befits a grand tourer.
The GTV is equipped with either Shimano SLX 11 gears or Shimano Alfine 11 gears.
Pilen GTV is equipped with Shimano SLX hydraulic disc brakes front and rear.
Pilen GTV has a more forward driving position. Choose between several stems and different handlebars.
The bikes are built in our factory in Gamleby with components both local and international.
Fork chrome-moly 4130 with cast fork crown, brass brazed legs and mounts for disc brake.
Pilen GTV has a resilient and strong frame with TIG-welded butted steel tubes in chrome-moly steel SEA 4130 for speed and agility.
Double-bottomed rims with eyelets, directional spoke holes, stainless spokes and spoke nuts. Schwalbe Racer 40-622 tyres.
The Pilen bikes have approved lighting, reflectors and lock from Abus.
Pilen bikes are built for a rough climate and have extra good rust and weather protection.
Saddle Montegrappa Canard faux leather is standard. Brooks B17 leather saddle is optional.
The GTV frame has double brazed mounts for bottle holders,
Pilen GTV – our top model – built to be a stylish and exclusive classic bicycle features a new more sophisticated and lighter frame. The GTV (Grand Tourer Vertical) is an extraordinarily dashing and enjoyable Swedish-built touring and city bike that will turn heads. Daily cruises or work commuting will be a stylish and fast-paced pleasure. The bike is solidly built, lively yet reliable and beautiful to behold. And you can customise it to your hearts desire: a Pilen GTV Special.
Shimano Alfine 11 is a high-grade hub built for finesse, versatility, and effortless operation with 11 smooth shifting gears. The hub shields the geared interior from the environment for low maintenance and carefree use. Fitted with Shimano SLX disc brake.
Pilen GTV with Shimano SLX 11 features a 11 gear cassette sprocket with a wide range of gearings and a smoothly working SLX derailleur shifter. External gears requires some basic periodic maintenance to keep it working perfectly.
The Pilen GTV has a new both stonger and lighter frame built with double-butted chromoly tubings 4130 and has brazed on fittings and bottle mounts.
Shimano front hub DH-3D37-QR for disc brake with internal generator which powers the head light with 6V 3W.
Front hub Shimano Deore for disc brake. No in-built generator. The bike is fitted with a battery head light.
Tange modell LN-7922 with fully CNC machined Cr-Mo hollow axle with shielded quality bearings and alloy body. Exquisite performance and maintenance-free.
Lightweight and strong duraluminum alloy construction. Heat-treated Cr-Mo ball races. Super Stone Polish on every ball races.
The GTV is fitted with stylish Suzu Alloy bell from Japanese Crane Bells. Beautiful workmanship with alloy bell, brass nut and spring lever.
Ergonomic grips Herrmans Primergo DD14 with cork and pleasant extra support for your palms during long enjoyable rides.
Schwalbe Racer Performance Line 40-622. Low rolling resistance and good puncture protection. Can be inflated to 6,5 bar.
One piece aluminium body. Cr-Mo steel axle. Bearing cartridge + bushing system. Size: 99 x 72 mm. Weight: 314 gram/pair.
All Pilen GTV bicycles are equipped and delivered with stainless fenders, a sleek yet strong alloy carrier, approved lightning and an Abus quality rear wheel immobiliser lock.
A good bike should make enjoy every ride, feel proud of and have a good relationship with – aesthetically, technically and economically. That’s why Pilen embraces the customers’ creativity. The customer gets his personal Pilen to enjoy and Pilen gets to sell more beautiful Pilen bikes.
The first and foremost argument is no doubt that you get a lot of bike for the buck. The Pilen only has but a few employees, and everyone in the company is able to build a bicycle with quality in the smallest detail. The bicycles are built at a lean production line that the Pilen folks built entirely on their own – a line that is subject to constant improvement.
You can choose the equipment level on all models. If you want a bike with just the bare necessities or spend a little extra, you have the chance to compose your own personal bike. Compare the Pilen’s driving experience and the equipment level with other bicycle brands. The bike feels neater and more lively.