Carrera was an Italian-based road bicycle racing team active from 1984 to 1996, named after sponsoring Italian jeans manufacturer Carrera and became an icon of Italian cycling successes.
In 1989, Carrera manager Davide Boifava together with Luciano Bracchi and Francesco Boifava founded Carrera Podium, a high-end bike manufacturer. It was founded as a result of experiences gained in professional cycling races by the three partners. The company’s goal which is simple and clear, and which is supported by a rich history of over 500 victories in the most prestigious competitions. From 1990 on, Pantani, Chiappucci, Roche, Bontempi, Abdoesjaparov, Sorensen, Tafi, Zberg, Zaina,.. rode this Carrera bikes made by their experts.
Happy to offer another iconic Italian steel racing machine – Carrera ”Gold One” by Podium. The frameset is made of Columbus EL (Extra leggeri means Extra light), shines in beautiful Carrera Tassoni Team edition paintjob, built with Campagnolo Record 8s parts, outstanding Campagnolo Shamal wheels, 3ttt cockpit, Turbo saddle. This beauty is ready for serious ridding, to enjoy easy Sunday ride or to hang on the wall as decoration. Love at first sight.
The legend. Fair price.
Frameset: Carrera ‘Gold One’ Team Edition – Columbus EL Extra Leggeri (marked with 015)
– seat tube (c-t): 56 cm
– top tube (c-c): 54,5 cm
– headset tube: 13,5 cm
– standover: 81 cm
Wheelset: Campagnolo Shamal
Rear Derailleur: Campagnolo Record 8s
Crankset: Campagnolo Chorus 170mm
Bottom bracket: Campagnolo Record
Cassette: Campagnolo 8s
Headset: Campagnolo Record
Levers: Campagnolo Record Ergopower 8s
Brakes: Campagnolo Record
Stem: 3ttt (115mm)
Handlebar: 3ttt Ergo Power 2
Seatpost: Campagnolo Record (27,2mm)
Seat: Selle Italia Turbo Lite
Tires: Veloflex Master
Handlebar Tape: Leather, white (original)
Condition: Used, but excellent condtion. Very low mileage. The frame has no cracks, no dents and is not bent. Original paint and decals. All parts are working fine.
Price: SOLD (January 2019)