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.
Tinkoff Credit Systems was an Italian based professional cycling team, sponsored by Colnago back in 2007 with riders like T.Hamilton, E.Petrov, D.Hondo, J.Jaksche, M.Ignatiev…
Here we are offering superb Colnago C50 HP Tinkoff Team Editon bike. Superb frameset with diamond HP seatstay build with Campagnolo Record Titanium 10s groupset, Campagnolo G3 Vento wheels, Colnago carbon seatpost and FSA cockpit.
For all Colnago lovers. Fair price.
Frame & Fork: Colnago C50 HP / Carbon Star fork
– seat tube (c-t): 48 cm
– top tube (c-c): 53,5 cm
– head tube: 11 cm
– standover: 75cm
Crankset: Campagnolo Record 10s (172,5mm , 53/39)
Bottom bracket : Campagnolo Record Titanium
Front Derailleur: Campagnolo Record 10s
Rear Derailleur: Campagnolo Record Titanium 10s
Headset: Campagnolo Record 10s
Brake/shifting levers: Campagnnolo Record 10s
Brakes: Campagnolo Record Titanium
Handlebar: FSA Energy Traditional
Stem: FSA OS150 (110mm)
Wheelset: Campagnolo Vento G3
Cassette: Campagnolo Record Titanium 10s (25/12)
Seatpost: Colnago carbon (27,2mm)
Seat: Selle Italia
Tires: Michelin (new)
Handlebar Tape: Colnago black, cork (new)
Condition: Used, but good condition. Original paint and decals. No cracks or dents. Some signs of normal use. All parts are working fine.