Ernesto Colnago was born on February 9, 1932 in Cambiago, near Milan, Italy. At age 13 he entered in world of two wheels and immediately he fall in love with bikes and cycling. In 1952 he founded Colnago and started to work as mechanic for several professional teams. His first big success as a frame builder dates back in 1960 when Luigi Arienti won gold medal at the Rome Olympic games. Colnago’s bikes still have a domination of the world’s cycling sports because Ernesto was always an innovator and pioneer of new technologies which supposedly provide more efficency or comfort.
The C50 was introduced in 2004 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Colnago‘s bike manufacturing. Full carbon frameset with Master profile carbon tubes bonded to carbon lugs, completelly made in Italy and is still one of the most desirable Colnago carbon framesets among Colnago lovers.
Here we are offering beautiful Colnago C50 HP frameset. Superb frameset with diamond HP seatstay in mint/new old stock condition, shinning in amazing paintjob. Original Colnago headset, seat clamp and seatpost. Ready to be build.
For all Colnago lovers. Fair price.
Frame & Fork: Colnago C50 HP / Carbon Star fork
– seat tube (c-t): 54cm
– top tube (c-c): 54 cm
– head tube: 15 cm
Stem: Colnago (by Cinelli)
Handlebar: ITM Racing Team (42 c-c)
Seatpost: Colnago Carbon
Condition: Mint/new old stock. Ridden a few times around the bikeshop. No crakcs, no dents.
Era: mid 2000s