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. 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.
Happy to offer this exclusive steel machine from Cambiago – Colnago Super Pista. The frame is work of art, made of Columbus SL tubing, featuring the perfection and attention to details to providing the best performance you might expect from 1980s racing machine – specially designed enforced chainstay, Colnago pantograph seatstay, special head tube angle so the front wheel sits very close to the downtube. Completely built with Campagnolo Record Pista parts, Cinelli cockpit and saddle, Fiamme Pista wheels with welded spokes.
For all Colnago enthusiasts. Fair price.
Frame & Fork: Colnago Super Pista / Columbus SL
-seat tube (c-t): 60 cm
-top tube (c-c): 58 cm
-headset tube: 17,7 cm
-standover: 84,7 cm
Crankset: Campagnolo Record Pista (165mm)
Bottom Bracket: Campagnolo Record Pista
Hubs: Campagnolo Record Pista
Headset: Campagnolo Record Pista
Saddle: Cinelli Unicanitor
Handlebar: Cinelli Giro d’Italia
Pedals: Campagnolo Record Pista
Chain: Regina CX
Tires; Vittoria Pista
Handlebar tape: Black
Condition: Used, but very good condition. Original paint and decals. Ready to ride.
Era: early 1980s