Keeping it real with steel is the motto behind the Masi Gran Criterium. The frame is externally lugged Reynolds 525 steel dressed with a Shimano 105 drivetrain, Ritchey bar, stem and post, Prologo saddle, Shimano RS10 wheels, and lots of beautiful design details.

The Gran Criterium is available in six frame sizes (49cm, 51cm, 53cm, 56cm, 58cm, 60cm), weighs 21.5 pounds in a 56cm, and retails for $2070. Here's Masi's Philip Tintsman with a front-to-back tour:


Gran Criterium Features
• Lugged Reynolds 525 chromoly frame
• Clement Strada LLG 700x25c tires
• Shimano RS10 wheelset
• Ritchey Comp 27.2 seatpost
• Prologo Scratch Pro saddle
• Shimano 105 shifters, front and rear derailleurs
• Ritchey Comp bar / Ritchey Comp stem
• Shimano 5700 cassette, 11-28t, 10-speed
• FSA Gossemer Pro crankset 50-34 with Mega EXO BB
• Shimano 105 brake set