Tour de France Pro Bike: Ivan Basso’s Cannondale Super Six Evo

  • By Nick Legan
  • Published Jul. 1, 2011
  • Updated Jul. 1, 2011 at 1:21 PM EDT

Basso rides an SRM most of the time, for the data and to help meet the UCI weight limit. His crankarms are 175mm and he uses stainless steel Speedplays with the stock spindle length (note that stock titanium spindles are shorter than the stainless steel versions). Photo: Nick Legan © VeloNews

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Nick Legan

Nick Legan

After graduating from Indiana University with honors and a degree in French and journalism, Nick Legan jumped straight into wrenching at Pro Peloton bike shop in Boulder for a few years. Then, he began a seven-year stint in the professional ranks, most recently serving for RadioShack at the Tour de France and the Amgen Tour of California. He also worked for Garmin-Slipstream, CSC, Toyota-United, Health Net and Ofoto. Legan served as the VeloNews tech editor 2010-2012 before sliding across the line into public relations.

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