Pro Bike: Alessandro Petacchi’s Wilier Cento 1 Superleggera

  • By Caley Fretz
  • Published Mar. 23, 2011
  • Updated Mar. 26, 2011 at 2:33 PM EDT

Alessandro Petacchi’s Wilier Cento 1 Superleggera crossed the line first in Tuesday’s stage two of the Volta a Catalunya, marking the first victory of the year for the veteran Italian sprinter.

VeloNews’ Andrew Hood caught up with Petacchi’s Lampre-ISD machine post-thrashing and pre-cleaning.

The Cento 1's dropouts are integrated into the stays as part of a one-piece rear triangle. Photo: Andrew Hood

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Caley Fretz

Caley Fretz

Tech Editor Caley Fretz came on board with VN in September 2010, and now splits his year between Boulder, Colorado and Annecy, France. Beyond his journalistic pursuits, he is a category 1 road, 'cross and track racer. He also holds a pro XC mountain bike license, though unlicensed racing is now more his style.

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