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. Colnago has always been one of the most innovative manufactures of all time.
Team Milram was a German Pro tour team, created in 2006 and sponsored by German diary brand Milram. Several strong were on board: A.Pettachi, E.Zabel, M.Celestino, G.Visconti, A.Grivko, C.Knees among the others and they won 23 races in their first season back in 2006. The team was sponsored by COLNAGO and Shimano.
Here we are offering one of Team Milram bikes, stunning COLNAGO Cristallo ridden by A.Grivko. Superb carbon frame dates back to 2006, shinning in beautiful paintjob with Milram logo on the top tube, completely original build with Shimano Dura Ace 7800 groupset, Colnago by Cinelli cockpit and Colnago saddle.
For all Colnago enthusiasts. Fair price
Frame & Fork: Colnago Cristallo Team Milram / Colnago Star fork
– seat tube (c-t): 55 cm
– top tube (c-c): 54 cm
– headset tube: 16 cm
– standover: 80 cm
Crankset: Shimano Dura ace 7800
Front Derailleur: Shimano Dura Ace 7800
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Dura Ace 7800
Brake Levers /Shifters: : Shimano Dura Ace 7800
Brakes: Shimano Dura Ace 7800
Hubs: Shimano Dura Ace 7800
Rims: PRO R-50 Classsic
Seatpost: Shimano Dura Ace (27,2mm)
Chain: Shimano Dura ace 7800
Seatpost: Shimano Dura ace (27,2mm)
Stem: Colnago by Cinelli (130 mm)
Handlebar: Neo Cinelli
Pedals: Shimano Dura Ace 7800
Handlebar tape: Silva cork, blue (original)
Condition: Mint ccondition. The bike was used for 200km. Original paint and decals. No dents, no cracks. Groupset and components are in mint condition.