Midtown: The Urban ExplorerMSRP:

Bring home the treasures of the city with the Midtown, a budget-priced utility bike. Inspired by the elegant geometry of the Loring, the Midtown embraces function and value with rim brakes and a traditional derailleur. Built for comfort, it is equipped with our 65-degree Dupont handlebars that open your arms and provide plenty of breathing room. So swing by the farmers market, load a farmer’s dozen in its Market Front Rack, and head across town to the park for a picnic by the lake. The Midtown is ready to take you there in style at an incredible price. 

  • Double butted 4130 steel frame and fork
  • Cantilever brake mounts
  • Custom semi-horizontal dropouts with derailleur tab
  • Fender and rack attachment points
  • Civia Market front rack
  • Civia custom-designed kickstand plate and double-leg kickstand
  • Fork spring for improved stability while on kickstand
  • Stainless steel headtube badge

 

Midtown Complete MSRP: $895

Frameset
FrameCivia Midtown Steel
ForkCivia Midtown Steel
Drivetrain
CranksetShimano Alivio 42/32/22
CassetteShimano 8 speed 11-32
Rear DerailleurShimano Alivio
Front DerailleurShimano Alivio
Components
HeadsetFSA TH-888
StemCivia stem
HandlebarCivia Dupont 65 degree
SeatpostCivia Seatpost
SaddleVelo saddle with spring rails
PedalsWellgo Alloy platform
KickstandCivia double leg
ShiftersShimano Alivio
Brake LeversTektro
Brake CalipersTektro Linear Pull
Grips/TapeVelo hand stitched black
Front RackCivia Market Rack
Rear Rackdesigned for one
Fendersdesigned for fenders
Wheels
Front HubShimano HB-RM60
Rear HubShimano FH-RM60
RimsAlex EN24
TiresContinental Town Ride 26x1.75
TubesSchrader Valve
SpokesStraight gauge
NipplesBrass

Midtown 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

Midtown Geometry

Geometry Line Drawing
Switch to mm Small Medium Large  
Seat Tube C-T 15.35 " 17.71 " 20.07 "  
Top Tube Effective 22.04 " 22.83 " 24.01 "  
Head Tube Angle 71.5 ° 71.5 ° 71.5 °  
Seat Tube Angle 71.5 ° 71.5 ° 71.5 °  
BB Drop 2.16 " 2.16 " 2.16 "  
CS Length 17.71 " 17.71 " 17.71 "  
Wheelbase 41.18 " 41.96 " 43.14 "  
Standover 25.62 " 27.36 " 28.85 "  
Head Tube Length 5.51 " 6.69 " 8.07 "  
Fork Length 15.55 " 15.55 " 15.55 "  
Fork Rake 2.16 " 2.16 " 2.16 "  
Switch to inches Small Medium Large  
Seat Tube C-T 390 mm 450 mm 510 mm  
Top Tube Effective 560 mm 580 mm 610 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 1046 mm 1066 mm 1096 mm  
Standover 651 mm 695 mm 733 mm  
Head Tube Length 140 mm 170 mm 205 mm  
Fork Length 395 mm 395 mm 395 mm  
Fork Rake 55 mm 55 mm 55 mm  

*Standover is based on a 26 x 1.75 tire measuring 648mm in diameter
Standover is measured vertically from the center of the top tube to the axle horizontal plus 1/2 the tire diameter.

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