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    Help with Value of Bike

    Iím thinking of selling an old Gios to a friend. Itís an A-90 frame with Campy Centaur and Chorus/Magic wheels. All in good shape.

    I just need help with a ballpark figure. Iím thinking a few hundred bucks at most.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pablo View Post
    Iím thinking of selling an old Gios to a friend. Itís an A-90 frame with Campy Centaur and Chorus/Magic wheels. All in good shape.

    I just need help with a ballpark figure. Iím thinking a few hundred bucks at most.
    Tell him its an Italian classic with a ride quality unsurpassed to this day, a good deal at $800. Then bargain down to $500 if he balks. Share the wealth!

    Really nice old bikes are about like nice old cars. Their worth becomes how rare they are and how much collectors want them. How about "Steel is Real" on Facebook? Or a Gios collector's site?
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    An A-90 is an aluminum bike.

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    Yep. If it was steel, well, itíd be a harder sell.

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    Frankly, it is not worth very much at all.

    Sorry. But to help cheer you up, I will buy it off your hands for $40, plus shipping costs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mackers View Post
    An A-90 is an aluminum bike.
    Oops. Gios betrayed their steel heritage and went to aluminum? Terrible.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pablo View Post
    Yep. If it were steel, it would be a far easier sale.
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    Ignore the steel is real handwringers

    Being an all out racing bike an A-90 is not for everyone.

    It is a nice enough bike but not worth a whole lot these days.
    Bought one for the parts (full 10S Daytona including hubs and pedals) for $300 last year.
    I imagine yours should hover around that too depending on condition.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pablo View Post
    Yep. If it was steel, well, itíd be a harder sell.
    Not by a long shot. A lugged steel Gios frame hand crafted in Italy is something that sadly isn't being made anymore. I've got a couple Eddy Merckx bikes from the late 90's that I love riding. An aluminum Gios is just, well, unfortunate.

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