CPSC Recall - Issued 4/25/2013

3T Design Recalls Cervelo Bicycles with Aura Pro Handlebars Due to Risk of Injury

Manufacturer: 3T Design Ltd
Product: Cervelo P5 Bicycles with 3T Aduro Aero Handlebars
Hazard: The bicycle’s handlebar clamps can detach during riding causing the rider to lose control, posing a risk of injury.
Injuries: 3T Design has received one report of an incident resulting in minor injuries.
Description: The Aura Pro custom bicycle handlebars are original equipment on the 2013 Cervélo P-Series bicycles which come in black, gray and red color combinations. The handlebars are finished in gloss black with “3T,” AURA-PRO,” and “ULTIMATE-PERFORMANCE” in white on the handlebar’s top surface. The recall includes the P3 with Shimano Ultegra and P5 Three with SRAM Red bicycle models. "Cervélo" and "P3” or “P5” appear on the bicycle’s frame.
Remedy: Repair
Sold At: Cervélo bicycle retailers nationwide from September 2012 through January 2013 for about $3,600 for the P3 with Shimano Ultegra bicycle and about $6,000 for the P5 Three with SRAM Red bicycle with these handlebars.
Units: About 623 in the United States and 53 in Canada
Consumer Contact: 3T Design Ltd. at (800) 223-3207 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.3tcycling.com and click on Recall for more information.
Company Website: www.3tcycling.com