Carrera unveil sub-£1,000 carbon road bike

Available through Halfords' cycle2work scheme

The Carrera Virago looks to have a decent spec for a sub-£1k all-carbon road bike

Halfords’ in-house brand Carrera have unveiled their first carbon fibre road bike. The limited edition Virago is available now via their website and comes in at £999.99, making it suitable for Halfords’ cycle2work scheme.


It’s a limited edition model, with just 50 bikes available to buy before Christmas. Features include a full-carbon frameset, Shimano 105 shifters and derailleurs, BB30 bottom bracket, Mavic CXP-22 rims, FSA Gossamer crankset and Tektro brakes. The Virago is available in four sizes – 52cm, 56cm, 58cm and 60cm. For more details, visit the Halfords website.