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#2 The Italianator - Carrera Erakle (Hercules) Jekyll Edition

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Top-10 build #2 moves away from metal to feature a custom carbon build... The Italianator - Carrera Erakle custom Frame hand-built in Italy tube-to-tube Custom selected carbon tubing + geometry Tapered headtube and full carbon fork FSA carbon integrated headset Custom "Jekyll" 2-sided paint scheme Campagnolo Record EPS 3T ARX II stem + Ergonova bar Fizik Antares Carbon saddle Xentis Squad 7.5 clincher wheels Xentis Swisstop brake pads Continental GP 4000 25 mm clinchers So, how many Benzes don't we give a fuck about? 9/10 Benzes Factors: Brain-melting Jaguar-blue/Campy-red/Chrome double-sided paint job, smooth yet solid ride quality, custom race geometry, full internal electric...

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BOTD # 12 - Pantani Corsair TdF Edition

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Bike of the Day #12 – Pantani Corsair TdF Edition Pantani Bikes are built by Carrera for Marco's family, who donate proceeds to the ONLUS foundation, which provides sports programs for troubled Italian youth. Today we are testing Pantani's mid-range model, the Corsair.  A monocoque race-oriented bike from 3K T40 carbon with a 350 gram tapered fork. Mmmmm.... [caption id="attachment_1110" align="alignnone" width="576" caption="Toronto Skyline view from Lakeshore Blvd with a 15.2 lb Pantani Corsair"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_1112" align="alignnone" width="576" caption="You know what it and yellow, black and yellow..."][/caption] The Details: 2011 Pantani Corsair monocoque - new 2012 available in a range of...

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