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Ambrosio, barn find, handlebar, rare part, stem, Vintage Race Bike -


The Ambrosio brand was founded in Turin in the early 20th century. In those years, people didn't wonder who produced the rims and handlebars used in the first competitions: they all knew they were Ambrosio.

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champion, History, italian, legend, record -

 

 
A phenomenal road and track cyclist, Olympic champion in 1956, world champion in 1958, holder of the hour record and winner of the 1967 Giro d'Italia. The only cyclist in the world to have won an Olympic medal, a world championship and a Grand Tour.

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bike, brand, builder, frame, GIOS, italian, legend, Vintage, Vintage Race Bike -

A story of family, tradition and a deep love for bicycles; goes back to the company's foundation in 1948.

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bike, brand, builder, Dura-Ace, DURA-ACE AX, frame, frameset, History, italian, legend, Scanabissi, Shimano, steel, Vintage, Vintage Race Bike -

Scanabissi is a frame builder whose talent has been discovered only recently.
He has always had an exceptional ability to mount high-quality groupsets on the frames of his bikes.

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builder, colnago, frame, History, master -

 


The Master frame was created in 1983 as a result of Ernesto Colnago's desire to create an innovative, high-quality product that would represent Colnago even symbolically.
The four-pointed star shape of the tube section is reminiscent of the clover, the brand's symbol.

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