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by dereksmalls

H0RSE wrote:Really?
Never knew Ferrari made Colnagos.

Like the BMC/Lambo the Colnago Ferrari was more a branding than anything


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by carbonLORD

dereksmalls wrote:
H0RSE wrote:Really?
Never knew Ferrari made Colnagos.
Like the BMC/Lambo the Colnago Ferrari was more a branding than anything.

At least this relationship makes sense, as it's Colnago "for" Ferrari as painted on the down tube. A salute to Ferrari and two companies from Italy at the top of their game.

Specialized and McLaren, more of a technological relationship, using McLaren's wind tunnel, layup schedule and aerodynamicists to produce a product.

I fail to see any relationship between the Swiss manufacturer BMC and the Italian legend Lamborghini, granted both are technologically driven companies in the pursuit of fast machines.

BMC did a publicity stint with swiss watch maker Hublot years back, using the beloved SLT01 frame. I think they should have stuck with precision Swiss watch makers like Audemars Piguet instead of the done, car company partnership. Even Lexus might have been a better fit since they also use the IMPEC carbon braiding machine in production of their CF's.

Hey, there's always teh Pugeot TT Concept bike, (yes it is really copper plating).


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by ricerocket

^^ Wow, that looks awesome.


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by gt5504b

that Scott's pie plate is big enough to probably have some aerodynamic benefits!
(too bad about the counter effects of the reflector :( )

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by Routier


It actually looks like that for a reason, it's a bit tricky to design a single speed full suspension frame due to having to keep the chain a constant length. Still fugly though!

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by thprice

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That SCOTT is bad, in the fact that I see that alot. Saddle tilted way down.

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by UpFromOne

don't forget all the time & effort that someone puts into each of these "freaks" to make them look like that! :lol:

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by cookiemonster


Funnily enough the chap parked up and went into the pharmacy. I actually waited a couple of minutes as I really wanted to see the circus act when he tried to get back on, but to no avail, I was getting cold and moved on. I assumed he was collecting his daily dose of ibruprofen and nappy rash cream. Maybe some neck, shoulder and back supports....



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by astranoc

The new De Rosa Tango, it's like a nightmare came true


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It looks like it has melted...

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astranoc wrote:The new De Rosa Tango, it's like a nightmare came true


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