The Speedbicycles History
of bicycles have always been very important to me. I believe that some
bikes are really works of art."
(Stefan Schaefter, founder
In early 1980s Stefan Schaefter started in collecting
and restoring vintage bicycles. Over the years the collection got selected
and specialized into lightweight bikes.
The label "Speedbicycles" was
first time used in early 1990s. In 2003 Speedbicycles GmbH (Ltd liab.
Co) (SARL) was founded in Basel, Switzerland.
In 2017 Stefan starts RENNVELOSERVICE: a shop not only offering
service for vintage but also for all the actual racing bikes of any brand.
Today Speedbicycles offers
worldwide purchase, sale, repair, restoration and any advice of vintage
lightweight bicycles. Speedbicycles task is keeping bikes as authentic
as possible. Repainting, rechroming, etc. will be avoided wherever applicable
for to preserve flair and soul of the bikes.