In the United States, it was reported that biking or cycling ranked 2nd of the most popular hobbies or recreational activity according to NASGR or National Sporting Goods Retailer which comes in with 64.3 million of bikers and in that said number, 11 percent are made up of women.
Thanks to these bike companies that makes bikes that suits women body, more stylish, and much more lighter which meets the need of women. These days, the top rated and best road bikes for women posseses the latest and more advance technology that are available. These list are popular and top rated road bikes for women,one of them Firmstrong Urban Lady Beach Cruiser Bicycle,May check this bike on Firstlightcycling.com
The flag bearer of the company in terms of speed, the Amira is the fasted bike for women from Specialized. In 2010, the Amira was selected in the Bicycling Magazine in their Buyers Guide. The body frame of Amira is specifically made to suit the womans body.
It is very light thus delivers more efficient and maximum speed. Specialized claims the Amira delivers race-ready performance unlike any other women’s bicycle available. The frame is a compact design, constructed from carbon. The brakes, levers, front and rear derailleurs, cassette and chain are all from the Shimano Dura Ace series.
The crank set is Specialized S-Works with the chain ring being a 50/34 teeth double. The wheels are Roval Rapide SL series holding onto S-Works tires, from Specialized. Riders will appreciate the comfort of a Body Geometry Ruby Gel saddle and S-Works Ruby SL Ergo Carbon handlebars. The Amira Expert comes in a carbon on white color scheme, and has an estimated retail price of $7,200 for 2010.
Scott Contessa CR1
This is the specs for the Scott Contessa CR1. For racing or recreation, the Scott Contessa CR1 Team road bike offers premium performance, thanks to all-carbon construction, a women-specific design and dependable components.
CR1 carbon frame is oriented toward performance as well as comfort, combining low weight, stiffness and a women-specific geometry for comfort through the miles. All-carbon fork, chainstays and seatstays feature the Scott Shock Dampening System (SDS) to absorb road vibration, helping reduce fatigue and conserve energy. Compact crankset drives a 11-28 cassette for a versatile range of 20 gears to handle challenging grades and spicy sprints.May you check more bike on First Light Cycling.