• REACTOR IS A REGISTERED TRADE MARK OF "BALKANVELO” AD

  • “BALKANVELO” AD CARRIES THE GOOD
    BULGARIAN TRADITIONS IN THE FUTURE

  • THE PRODUCTS OF “BALKANVELO” AD
    HAVE THEIR OWN DISTINCT STYLE
    AND FRESH DESIGN

  • “BALKANVELO” AD PRODUCES
    A WIDE RANGE OF ATTRACTIVE BICYCLES
    FOR SPORT, TOURISM AND FUN

  • THE PRODUCTS OF “BALKANVELO” AD
    BRING YOU CLOSER TO NATURE ...


BALKANVELO AD - a traditional bicycles manufacturer

with more that half a century history!

Production process

BALKANVELO AD is a traditional bicycle producer with more than 60 years history. It’s quite probable for some people to remember the model “balkan” the well-known bicycle which was a most popular and sold in Bulgaria during so many years.

Today, REACTOR brand is a registered trade mark of BALKANVELO AD. We offer  a contemporary range of bicycles starting from the low, passing by middle and reaching the high level, developed with new technologies and assembled with high quality components. Each REACTOR bike offers you a pleasure from comfort and safe riding. With its creative design the new REACTOR collections impress and draw the attention, that makes them well-known more than 10 years.

The company has adopted the quality control system ISO 9001 and it is a member of the Association of Bulgarian Producers of Bicycles. Except for bicycles BALKANVELO AD is producing single and double alloy rims, carriers and forks. The main part of the production is for export and for the local market the company realize the distribution through its own stores or sales representative. Our main trade partners in Bulgaria are TECHNOPOLIS, BAUMAX and METRO.

You know very well your riding style, you only have to choose your bike!
Just have a look at our new REACTOR catalogue!

History

Balkan AD – a bicycles manufacturer with more than half a century history.

The company was established in 1941 as a state factory for production and repair of airplanes. It has developed bicycle production since 1957. During this period we (the company) gained experience and created traditions in bicycle manufacturing.

The company is located in the industrial area of Lovech on 1 313 300 m2, about 100 000m2 are buildings with production purposes.
Balkan bicycles have proven not only their reliability and quality, but also as most popular and top selling bicycles in Bulgaria.

Today main import and export activities are executed by the subsidiary company – Balkanvelo AD. It is certified under ISO 9001 and is member of the Association of the Bicycle Producers in Bulgaria (ABPB).

Now our bicycles are named REACTOR.
REACTOR is a registered trademark of Balkanvelo AD. The REACTOR collection is annually updated and designed following latest worldwide trends, which guarantees the unique outlook and appearance of our bicycles.
We consider the specific requirements of our customers and offer our own design bicycles, produced by modern technology with high quality components, providing maximum comfort and delight in riding.

Balkanvelo AD is the only bicycle manufacturer in Bulgaria, which has more than ten participations in international bicycle expos to its credit. We traditionally take part in EUROBIKE – which is the biggest bicycle expo in the world, where we present our latest models and collections.

Mountain

AXIOM 29

Colours:
black
Speed: 3x9
Frame: Aluminium AL 6061
Fork: ZOOM Susp.fork model 389A 29"
Brakes: SHIMANO Hidraulic Front and Rear: Disk Brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series 9 speed
Shifters: SHIMANO ALIVIO Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO DEORE Series
Hubs: ASSESS alloy
Rims: 29" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-922 29x2.10
Size: 480 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 14,5 kg

RAPTOR 29

Colours:
black
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel
Fork: Suspension Fork 29"
Brakes: Front: Mechanical disc brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS steel
Rims: 29" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-922 29x2,10
Size: 483 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 18 kg

POWER 29

Colours:
black / blue-grey
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel
Fork: Suspension Fork 29"
Brakes: Front: Mechanical disc brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS steel 36H
Rims: 29" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-922 29x2,10
Size: 483 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 18 kg

COMPASS 26

Colours:
neon green / black

blue grey
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel
Fork: Suspension Fork 26"
Brakes: RADIUS Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 26" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 26x1.95
Size: 330 mm (15”)(XS)
Weight: 16 kg

COMPASS Disk 26

Colours:
neon green / blue-grey
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel
Fork: Suspension Fork 26"
Brakes: Front: Mechanical disc brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 26" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 26x1.95
Size: 330 mm (15”)(XS)
Weight: 16 kg

RUNNER 26

Colours:
white / red
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel
Fork: Steel Rigid Fork 26"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS, 36H
Rims: 26" alloy, single-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 26x1,95
Size: 480 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 16 kg

Colt 26

Frame: steel (26)
Fork: St rigid 26
Brake: V-brake Al
Crankset: St (42x34x24) 170mm
Freewheel: Shimano MF-TZ20
Shifters: Shimano RS-35
Rear derailleur: Shimano RD-TY21
Tires: Kenda 26x1.95
Size: 450 mm

NEON 26

Colours:
neon green
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel suspension
Fork: Suspension Fork 26"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 26" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 26x1.95
Size: 483 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 17 kg

TOTEM 26

Colours:
black
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel suspension
Fork: Suspension Fork 26"
Brakes: Front: Disk brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS, 36H
Rims: 26" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 26x1,95
Size: 460 mm (18”)(M)
Weight: 17 kg

Spitfire 26

Frame: St (26)
Fork: St suspension 26
Brake: Front disc Assess, rear V-brake Al
Crankset: Shimano FC-M131
Freewheel: Shimano CS-HG31
Shifters: Shimano ST-EF50
Rear derailleur: Shimano RD-310
Tires: Kenda 26x2.10
Size: 460 mm

Freak 26

Frame: steel (26)
Fork: St suspension 26
Brake: V-brake Al
Crankset: St (42x34x24) 170mm
Freewheel: Shimano MF-TZ20
Shifters: Shimano RS-35
Rear derailleur: Shimano RD-TY21
Tires: Kenda 26x1.95
Size: 460 mm

Force 26

Frame: steel (26)
Fork: St suspension 26
Brake: disc Assess
Crankset: St (42x34x24) 170mm
Freewheel: Shimano MF-TZ21
Shifters: Shimano RS-35
Rear derailleur: Shimano RD-TX35
Tires: Kenda 26x1.95
Size: 480 mm

WIND 26

Colours:
blue/white red/black

neon green/black beige/black
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel suspension
Fork: Suspension Fork 26"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS, 36H
Rims: 26" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 26x1,95
Size: 413 mm (16”)(S)
Weight: 17 kg

Fox 26

Frame: steel (26)
Fork: St suspension 26
Brake: V-brake Al
Crankset: St (42x34x24) 170mm
Freewheel: Shimano MF-TZ20
Shifters: Shimano RS-35
Rear derailleur: Shimano RD-TY21
Tires: Kenda 26x1.95
Size: 460 mm

GALAXY 26

Colours:
white
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel suspension
Fork: Suspension Fork 26"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS, 36H
Rims: 26" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 26x1,95
Size: 480 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 18 kg

Trekking

RAMBLER L 28

Colours:
purple / white
Speed: 3x8
Frame: Aluminium AL 6061
Fork: ZOOM Susp.fork model 187AMS 28"
Brakes: RADIUS Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: SHIMANO Series 48X38X28 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series 8 speed
Shifters: SHIMANO ALTUS Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO ALTUS Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO ALTUS Series
Hubs: ASSESS alloy
Rims: 28" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-1172 700x40C
Size: 450 mm (18”)(M)
Weight: 16 kg

RAMBLER M 28

Colours:
blue / black
Speed: 3x8
Frame: Aluminium AL 6061
Fork: ZOOM Susp.fork model 187AMS 28"
Brakes: RADIUS Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: SHIMANO Series 48X38X28 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series 8 speed
Shifters: SHIMANO ALTUS Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO ALTUS Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO ALTUS Series
Hubs: ASSESS alloy
Rims: 28" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-1172 700x40C
Size: 550 mm (21”)(XL)
Weight: 16 kg

City

ELEGANCE 28

Colours:
white
Speed: 1x6
Frame: steel
Fork: Steel rigid fork 28"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 38 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur:
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 28" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-935 700x38C
Size: 480 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 17 kg

SWAN 28

Colours:
white / black 

cream / green
Speed: 1x6
Frame: steel
Fork: steel rigid 28"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO Series
Front derailleur: -
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 28" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-935 700x40C
Size: 480 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 17 kg

SWAN 28 coaster

Colours:
white / black
Speed: 1
Frame: steel
Fork: steel rigid 28"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: coaster brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42 T
Hubs: ASSESS, 36H
Rims: 28" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-935 700x40C
Size: 480 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 18 kg

Swan 26

Frame: steel 26"
Fork: St rigid 26"
Brake: V-brake Al
Crankset: St (44 T) 170mm
Freewheel: Shimano MF-TZ20
Shifters: Shimano RS35
Rear derailleur: Shimano Tourney
Hubs: AssEss steel
Tires: Kenda 26 x 1.75
Size: 480 mm

Balkan Comfort 20

Frame: steel, suspension, folding
Fork: steel rigid 20
Brakes: alloy front V-brake
Crankset: single, 38T, L=152mm
Rear hub: Shimano NEXUS 3-SPEED COASTER BRAKE
Rims: AERON, 20" alloy, double-wall
Tires: KENDA 20x1.75
Size: 335 mm (15”)(XS)

Junior

LX 24

Colours:
white
Speed: 3x7
Frame: Aluminium AL 6061
Fork: ZOOM Susp.fork model 565 24"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series 42X32X22T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series 7 speed
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS alloy
Rims: 24" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-876 24x2.10
Size: 305 mm (15”)(XS)
Weight: 13 kg

COLT 24

Colours:
black / white

green / blue
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel hard tail
Fork: Steel rigid fork 24"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS 36H
Rims: 24" alloy, single-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA 24x1.95
Size: 430 mm (17”)(M)
Weight: 15 kg

Freak 24

Frame: steel (24)
Fork: St suspension 24
Brake: V-brake Al
Crankset: St (42x34x24) 152mm
Freewheel: Shimano MF-TZ20
Shifters: Shimano SL-RS-35
Rear derailleur: Shimano RD-TY21
Tires: Kenda 24x1.95
Size: 450 mm

GALAXY 24"

Colours: orange/black white
Speed: 3x6
Frame: steel suspension
Fork: Suspension Fork 24"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 42/34/24 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 24" alloy, double-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-849 24x1.95
Size: 483 mm (19”)(L)
Weight: 17 kg

Fox 24

Frame: steel (24)
Fork: St suspension 24
Brake: V-brake Al
Crankset: St (42x34x24) 152mm
Freewheel: Shimano MF-TZ20
Shifters: Shimano SL-RS-35
Rear derailleur: Shimano RD-TY21
Tires: Kenda 24x1.95
Size: 450 mm

Balkan Kid 20

Frame: steel, 20”
Fork: steel, rigid, 20"
Brakes: front V-brake
Crankset: single, 38T, L=152mm
Front hub: AssEss AE-235F
Rear hub: coaster brake
Rims: 20" alloy, single-wall
Tires: Kenda K-395 20"x1.95
Size: 270 mm (15”)(XS)

STAR 20"

Colours:
pink / blue

white / lila

golden rose
Speed: 1x6
Frame: steel hard tail
Fork: Steel rigid fork 20"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 38 T 140mm
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur:
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 20" alloy, single-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-879 20x2.00
Size: 290 mm (15”)(XS)
Weight: 12 kg

FLASH 20

Colours:
red/black   red/white 

blue

Speed: 1x6
Frame: steel suspension
Fork: Suspension Fork 20"
Brakes: Front: V-brake; Rear: V-brake
Crankset: DETAI Series 36 T
Freewheel: SHIMANO Series
Shifters: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Front derailleur:
Rear derailleur: SHIMANO TOURNEY Series
Hubs: ASSESS
Rims: 26" alloy, single-wall 36H
Tires: KENDA K-879 20x2.00
Size: 290 mm (15”)(XS)
Weight: 14 kg

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Address:
Balkanvelo AD
1, Mizia Blvd.
5500 Lovech
BULGARIA

Tel.:
+359 68 600 765
+359 68 600 917

E-mail:
office@balkan.bg
Marketing & Sales:
marketing@balkan.bg
Мanaging director:
Darina.Todorova@balkan.bg