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BMC 257 Urbanchallenge AL Three Nexus 8, Anthracite Grey

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Original price £1,749.00
Original price £1,749.00 - Original price £1,749.00
Original price £1,749.00
Current price £1,499.00
£1,499.00 - £1,499.00
Current price £1,499.00

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Frame Size: S

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Experience urban cycling at its finest with the BMC 257 URBANCHALLENGE AL THREE NEXUS 8. Designed to conquer city streets with style and functionality, this bike embodies Swiss precision and reliability, ensuring every ride is a joyous adventure.

Swiss Design Elegance

Stand out from the crowd with the minimalist yet iconic Swiss design of the BMC 257. Its clean lines and attention to detail not only make a fashion statement but also reflect the bike's superior craftsmanship and engineering excellence.

Built to Last

Crafted from Premium Aluminium and fortified with powder coating, the BMC 257 boasts unparalleled durability. Take on the challenges of urban terrain with confidence, knowing your bike is built to withstand the rigours of daily commuting and leisure rides.

Functionality Redefined

Equipped with premium fenders, an integrated rear carrier, and a powerful kickstand, the BMC 257 offers unmatched functionality for urban riders. Seamlessly blending style with practicality, this bike ensures convenience and ease of use during daily commutes and errands.

Reliable Performance

Featuring a Shimano Nexus 8 belt drivetrain and integrated gear hub, the BMC 257 delivers smooth, low-maintenance performance. Say goodbye to traditional chain hassles and hello to reliable, weather-resistant riding, allowing you to focus on enjoying the journey.


  • 257 Premium Aluminium Smoothwelded
  • Powder Coat Finish
  • Internal Cable Routing
  • BSA Threaded Bottom Bracket
  • Flat Mount Disc
  • 12x142mm Thru-Axle


  • 257 Premium Aluminium
  • Fender Mounts
  • Flat Mount Disc
  • 12x100mm Thru-Axle

Gears: 1x8 Chainwheel: GATES S150 CDN 55T Cassette: GATES SUREFIT 3-LOBE UNIFIED CDX2 4T Chain: Belt GATES 120 CDX Shifters: SHIMANO Alfine 8 Rapidfire Plus Brakes: SHIMANO MT200/RT10 Rotors (160/160) Handlebar: BMC LSB 03 Stem: BMC RSM01 Seatpost: BMC LSP 02 Saddle: Selle Royal Vivo Hubs: CL-712 / SHIMANO Nexus 8 Rims: PFR300 Tires: Pirelli Angel GT - 37mm Tire Clearance: 42mm (Measured Width) Extras: Fenders with Integrated Rack, Lights and Kickstand Weight Limit: 120 Kg ASTM Classification: Level 2

We accept the following Cycle schemes: Cyclescheme, Bike2Work, Green Commute Initiative, Vivup and Cycle Solutions.

If your employer is enrolled in a cycle to work scheme or is willing to join, you have the opportunity to save up to 47% on any electric bike available and spread your costs over 12 months.

Already have a cycle to work voucher?

Great! Please request your eCertificate for the total price required from your employer.

Submit your certificate to and our our dedicated team will help finalise your order.

Don't yet have a voucher?

If you are enrolled in a scheme but do not have a voucher, simply request that your employer use their cycle to work scheme and submit a quote for the value of the bike you desire.

Your employer can arrange for a voucher to be issued, which you can send to us in exchange for your new electric bike.

Should I know anything else?

It is important to note that in the UK, only eBikes that comply with EAPC Regulations can be used on public roads without tax, insurance, or registration. More information on EAPC Regulations can be found here:

Welcome to North Sports! We are delighted to offer free UK delivery for orders over £50.

When an order has been placed, the tracking information will be sent to you, if available, at the earliest.

Delivery Courier Services

Your delivery will usually be carried out through the distributor's own courier service. This is to help speed up deliveries for our customers.

Deliveries are Monday-Friday and the courier might be able to deliver on Saturday's for an additional cost.

Our ordering team will always request the courier contacts you on the day of delivery to advise they're on route but please note the driver contacting you is not guaranteed and we only request that this happens.

Pre-Assembled Ready To Ride Delivery

Throughout the website there are selected products with the product option to have pre-assembly, some might be for an additional cost.

Next Day Delivery

Next Day delivery is subject to availability. Please contact us prior via email for us to confirm if this option is available.


If you've changed your mind about keeping your purchase please email, within 14 days from receipt of delivery ensuring you quote your order number. Want to know more? Please visit our full returns page here.

Features We Love

Elevate your city riding experience with the BMC 257 URBANCHALLENGE AL THREE NEXUS 8. This bike isn't just a mode of transport; it's a statement of urban sophistication. With its sleek Swiss design and premium construction, it's the perfect blend of style and substance for urban explorers seeking the best in both aesthetics and performance.

Built to withstand the demands of city living, the BMC 257 is crafted from Premium Aluminium and coated with a protective finish, ensuring durability that lasts. From bustling streets to rough terrains, this bike is your reliable companion, ready to tackle any challenge with ease and elegance.

Experience the joy of smooth, maintenance-free riding with the Shimano Nexus 8 belt drivetrain. Say goodbye to chain troubles and hello to hassle-free journeys. With its integrated gear hub and weather-resistant design, the BMC 257 delivers unmatched reliability, allowing you to focus on enjoying the ride without worrying about maintenance issues.

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