:thumb:Hi cherok,Welcome to fun,
I bet you're really excited about your new purchase :BigGrin: Enjoy your weekend, it will be a good trial run for your 3 week jaunt in France which I'm sure you'll just love :yeah:
It's a case of "each to their own" :Smile:
We prefer to cover them, just the same as when we take our scooter, we also cover that. From past experience, it doesn't take long once constantly exposed to the elements for the rust to set in. We feel cycles and also scooters are too expensive to neglect.
We have 2 folding bikes that we also put on the Fiamma cycle rack.We purchased the plastic cycle cover- rubbish, it ripped to pieces the first time on, flapping all over.
So after much research and a few recommendations we purchased a cycle cover from Taylormade (the company that...