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C Line Explore - Archive Tempest Blue - 6 Speed

Colour: Tempest Blue
Handlebars: Mid
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Brompton Tempest Blue
We delved into our archives to revive this special edition city bike in our unmistakable Brompton Tempest Blue colour.
Brompton front fender
Front carrier block
Quickly and securely attach Brompton bags to the front carrier block, ensuring a balanced and comfortable ride when you're navigating city streets.
6 Speed performance
6 Speed
Our 6-speed model is the ultimate workhorse, ready to take you further. It conquers all terrains, providing a smooth ride both in the urban landscape and beyond.
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Folding pedals
With Brompton's folding left-hand and non-folding right-hand pedals, you get the best of both worlds, making storage and transportation a breeze.
Silver accents
Enjoy the sleek and timeless design of our Brompton bikes, featuring silver seatposts, handles, mudguards, and pedals that add a touch of elegance to your ride.
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Space-Saving Urban Bike

Discover the C Line folding bike, equipped with 6 gears and sleek silver components, offering a gateway to thrilling rides and limitless exploration. With optimized geometry, contemporary design enhancements, and cutting-edge components, this bike now offers an even more remarkable journey. For over 45 years, riders from around the world have customized their dependable steel folding bikes in countless ways to cater to their unique needs. Some have embarked on epic global adventures, while most have seamlessly incorporated it into their daily routines. With the C Line, the possibilities for adventure are endless.
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A special edition C Line with original MK1 details

At Brompton, our unwavering dedication to eco-friendliness resonates throughout our meticulous production process. We prioritize environmentally friendly powders in the careful powder-coating of every bike, and our London Factory operates exclusively on 100% renewable energy sources. Opting for a Brompton bike isn't merely about choosing a premium folding bike – it's a conscious step toward endorsing an eco-conscious riding experience. By embracing our cutting-edge C Line Explore - Silver, you're not just hitting the road with confidence; you're making a resounding positive impact on the environment with every pedal stroke, pioneering a new era of sustainability in cycling.
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C Line Explore - Archive Tempest Blue - 6 Speed

The Brompton C Line Explore - Silver isn't just a bike; it's your passport to boundless explorations. This premium folding bike offers the perfect blend of style and substance. With its striking silver finish, you'll not only ride with confidence but also turn heads along the way.

With 6 gears and sleek silver accents, this folding bike isn't just about aesthetics; it's designed for an exhilarating riding experience. The responsive gearing system and powerful brakes ensure you have total control, making each journey comfortable and exciting.

Embrace a new era of folding bike excellence with cool accessories like reflectors, a front carrier block, silver fenders, an extended silver seatpost, Brompton folding pedals, and reliable Schwalbe Marathon tires. These additions elevate your riding experience, making it as convenient as it is stylish.

With the Brompton 3-part fold system, you can effortlessly collapse your bike in just 20 seconds, turning it into a compact, easy-to-carry accessory. This lightweight frame is a game-changer, making it perfect for commuters and carefree travelers who want to explore every nook and cranny of a new location..

6 Speed
From 13 kg
From 13 kg
Brooks Cambium C17 All Weather
6 Speed (Explore)
Folded Size
25.3" H x 23'' W x 10.6'' D
Main Frame
Precision drawn heat-treated steel tubing with hand brazing and selected auto-brazed joints
Rear Frame
Hand brazed cold-formed micro-alloy steel tubing
Steel brazed fork
Lock-on grips with soft-compound rubber adhered to an engineered core
Extended, Silver (35")
Composite seat clamp and rear frame clip
Hinge Clamps
Composite hinge clamp levers
Brompton Folding left hand and non-folding right-hand pedals
Brompton Wide-range 6 speed drivetrain (2 x 3 speed), 300% range
6061 forged aluminum crank with 50T chainring and integrated chainguard
Bottom Bracket
Square taper bottom bracket
Brompton headset
Brompton 2 and 3 speed Trigger shifters
Brompton sprockets - 13 and 16 Tooth​
Brompton Chain pusher
Rear Wheel
Double wall rim, 28 spoke, Brompton Wide ratio 3 speed internal gear hub
Front Wheel
Double-wall rim, 28 spokes laced to a Brompton front hub
349 x 35C Schwalbe Marathon Racer. A puncture resistant tire with a reflective sidewall
Schrader valve
Not included
Brompton Dual Pivot Calipers
Front Carrier
Front carrier block adaptor for all types of Brompton luggage
Previous model name
H6L, M6L, S6L
* Specifications are subject to change without notice

Reviews & Questions

C Line Explore - Archive Tempest Blue - 6 Speed

Delivery & Returns


Enjoy free delivery on all orders. We aim to dispatch your order within 2 working days; sometimes this can be longer during busy periods. Once your order has left our warehouse, we’ll send you an email with tracking information. High-value items over £100 will require a PIN number, which is supplied to you by the courier; you will need to give this PIN to the courier on delivery.

Your bike will arrive ready to ride and all the kit you need to assemble the saddle yourself.


Collect your Brompton bike from our nationwide network of accredited retailers and from our Brompton Junctions. Your bike will be expertly prepared and be ready to ride straight away. Any additional parts and accessories on your order will be sent with your bike.


Brompton is committed to quality; if our products have failed you in any way, please return them and we will either exchange them or give you your money back. If the product is faulty or has arrived damaged, we will reimburse the cost of return postage. Unwanted items may be returned within 28 days at your cost.


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