An online bike shop based in Germany have what they’ve described as the bike used by Italian sprinter Mario Cipollini at the Tour de France in 1997 and 1998 available for sale on ebay at the moment.

i.c. bicycles have put a price of $19,867 on the Specialized CAAD 3 Time Trial bike which is fitted with Campagnolo Record components and Spinergy wheels. The 9-speed bike also features a Cipollini decal on the top tube and ‘Cipolatt’ stamped under the bottom bracket.

Cipollini who raced for Saeco Macchine da Caffe’ – Cannondale at the time, won two stages in both the 1997 and 1998 Tours de France. The 1998 Tour de France started with a 5.6-kilometre prologue in Dublin, where the Italian finished in 18th place, 13″ behind the winner Chris Boardman. In the Giro d’Italia, he won five stages in the ’97 race and four the following year.

You can view the bike here.

Specifications
Campagnolo Record Titanio 9 Speed Shifting
Campagnolo C9 Chain
Cinelli Angel Bars
CODA Magic Crank & BB
Shimano Dura Ace Headset
Campagnolo Record Brake Levers
Campagnolo Record Brakes
Selle San Italiy Saeco Saddle
Spinergy Rear Disc
Spinergy Rev X Front Wheel

Size:
Seat Tube Center to Center of the Top Tube: 50cm
Seat Tube Center to Top: 93cm
Top Tube Center to Center: 57cm
Head Tube: 16cm
Standover Height: 77.5cm
Weight: 9.6KG

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