World renowned bike manufacturer Raleigh, will celebrate the 35th anniversary of their famous Team Aero Pro Burner bike, by remaking and releasing a limited number of the models this month.
Raleigh will release just 350 replicas of the bike and anyone wanting a piece of retro Raleigh, can register their interest for an exclusive sale.
The iconic Raleigh Burner was originally released in 1982 and went on to win the world title at the 1985 BMX World Championships in Canada, ridden at the time by GB’s Craig Scholfield.
Raleigh have carefully built the new bike, to match the exact specifications that made it so popular for professionals and the public in the 1980s.
The specification includes a frame and fork, which has carefully been remade by TANGE, White SKYWAY Tuff2 wheels and Dia-compe MX-1000 brakes. Cam grips and other parts of the bike have also been replicated to match the iconic Pro Burner.
To mark the 35th anniversary, Raleigh have also included a matching 3pc pad set which did not feature on the original model.
Alicia Adcock, Communications Manager at Raleigh, is delighted to see the return of such a legendary bike:
“The Team Aero Pro Burner has a special place in the heart of so many BMX fans all around the world
“It is one of the most iconic and successful bikes Raleigh has ever made, winning several titles throughout its original lifespan as well as the world title
“We are so excited to release such an iconic piece of our history on its 35th anniversary and we don’t expect the 350 remakes to be around for long”
The bikes will go on sale on 19th July at 9 am and will initially only be available to those who have pre-registered on the Raleigh website.
Pro Burner fans can register their interest here but hurry as pre-registration closes on 17th July!
For more information on this limited edition release, visit the website.