Loring: Stylish Utility and FunMSRP:

Comfort and refinement are a rare combination in cycling, but the Civia Loring is the perfect fusion of both. With an upright riding position and a bamboo-accented front rack, it’s a stylish, eco-friendly way to bring home dinner from the farmer’s market. The Loring features disc brakes and 8-speed internally geared hub, a front rack and optional bamboo fenders to match. For an enjoyable way to shrink your carbon footprint without sacrificing any style points, choose the Loring.

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Features
  • Double butted 4130 steel frame and fork
  • Post mount disc brakes
  • Arced, semi-horizontal dropouts
  • Bamboo-accented, Aluminum rack
  • Loring 80 degree handlebar
  • Stainless steel headtube badge

 

Loring Alfine MSRP: $1,295

Frameset
ForkLoring Steel
Front WheelCivia disc hub, 32-hole, Alex AP18
Rear WheelShimano Alfine 8-speed, 32-hole, Alex AP18
TiresKenda Kwest 26 x 1.75"
Drivetrain
CrankSingle-Speed crank, alloy chainring, 38t
Components
Front RackLoring Bamboo-accented Aluminum
HandlebarSwept 65 degree
Brake CalipersAvid BB5 mechanical disc
Brake LeversTektro 2 finger lever
HeadsetFSA TH-888
StemCivia 7 degree
SeatpostCivia Micro-adjust
SaddleVelo
FendersLoring Bamboo fenders sold aftermarket

Loring Size

This chart will help you determine approximately what size frame you need. It is designed as a starting place only. Proper bike fit is a personal thing, so Civia recommends that you please visit your local bike shop to test ride the size this chart recommends and to get properly fitted.

Geometry size graphic

Loring Geometry

Geometry Line Drawing
Switch to mm Small Medium Large  
Seat Tube C-T 15 " 17 " 19 "  
Top Tube Effective 21.65 " 22.44 " 23.23 "  
Head Tube Angle 71.5 ° 71.5 ° 71.5 °  
Seat Tube Angle 71.5 ° 71.5 ° 71.5 °  
BB Drop 2.17 " 2.17 " 2.17 "  
CS Length 17.72 " 17.72 " 17.72 "  
Wheelbase 40.8 " 41.77 " 42.76 "  
Standover 21.97 " 24.78 " 27.16 "  
Head Tube Length 5.12 " 6.29 " 7.48 "  
Fork Length 15.55 " 15.55 " 15.55 "  
Fork Rake 2.17 " 2.17 " 2.17 "  
Switch to inches Small Medium Large  
Seat Tube C-T 381 mm 435 mm 485 mm  
Top Tube Effective 550 mm 575 mm 600 mm  
Head Tube Angle 71.5 ° 71.5 ° 71.5 °  
Seat Tube Angle 71.5 ° 71.5 ° 71.5 °  
BB Drop 55 mm 55 mm 55 mm  
CS Length 450 mm 450 mm 450 mm  
Wheelbase 1036.2 mm 1061.2 mm 1086.2 mm  
Standover 558.1 mm 629.6 mm 689.9 mm  
Head Tube Length 130 mm 160 mm 190 mm  
Fork Length 395 mm 395 mm 395 mm  
Fork Rake 55 mm 55 mm 55 mm  
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