Alberto Contador’s bike is equipped with Zipp wheels, bars, stem and seatpost. This is his machine i ready-to-race mode.
(Images via Zipp/SRAM)
Yup, this bike belongs to one of the greatest Grand Tour riders of all-time.
Contador is riding the carbon Zipp SLSpeed seatpost to achieve a precise fit on the bike.
Zipp explained that, “All of the riders on Team Saxo Bank – Tinkoff Bank ride Zipp stems, with the most popular choice being the stiff, durable and lightweight Service Course SL.”
The new SRAM Red brake calipers and Zipp carbon brake pads help slow down this speedy rider.
SRAM Red 2012 helps provide for more precise shifting from SRAM than ever before.
Contador keen on the Zipp 202 and used them for almost every stage of the Vuelta.
The Zipp black hub.