1978 Bottecchia

$500,00

Famous four time Italian championship winning Bottecchia brand 1978 bicycle with original race parts.

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Famous four time Italian championship winning Bottecchia brand 1978 bicycle with the following racing parts:

  • Campagnolo 980 rear derailleur and 980 front derailleur
  • Campagnolo hubs
  •  Campagnolo  shifters
  • 3ttt  Mod. Gran Prix stem
  • Ofmega crankset and bottom bracket with excellent threads
  • Universal brakes and levers
  • Alpine by Selle Italia leather saddle
  • 3ttt stem and 3ttt mod. Grand Prix handlebars
  • Mavic clincher rims(straight), the tires are replacement newer ones.

Original paint and decals – Decals are in good shape. Bike has the usual nicks and scratches for a 30+ year old bike.

Measurements:

  • 54 cm center to center seat tube
  • 55 cm center sea ttube to center bottom bracket
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Bottecchia has achieved national and international racing success over the last 50 years.  The most significant wins include:
– Giro d’Italia (1957, 1966, 1979);
– Milano-Sanremo (1951);
– Tirreno-Adriatico (1978);
– Campionato Italiano (1964, 1965, 1966);
– Campionato Italiano a Squadre (1954, 1967, 1978);
– Campionato del Mondo (1966).
– Tour de France (1989) Greg Le Mond
– Giro d’Italia Dilettanti (2006)
Among the most famous cyclists on the Bottecchia team have been: L. Robert, G. Nencini, G. De Rosso, M. Cancelli, R. Altig, G. Motta, G.Saronni, G.B. Baranchelli, G. Le Mond.