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    What exactly is a pista?

    I see numerous bike manufacturers sell what they call a "pista". What exactly does pista mean, or what is a pista? Thanks

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    Pista is the Italian word for 'track'.
    "Quäl dich, du Sau!" (trans.: "Suffer, you swine!") - Udo Bölts

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    Quote Originally Posted by trelhak View Post
    Pista is the Italian word for 'track'.
    Well there you have it! Thanks very much.

    Chris

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    Quote Originally Posted by trelhak View Post
    Pista is the Italian word for 'track'.
    Also in Spanish.

    In French it's piste

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    Now the real question: what's the Italian word for 'tarck'?
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    Quote Originally Posted by trelhak View Post
    Now the real question: what's the Italian word for 'tarck'?
    Italiano = tarck
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    I think in Spanish it's pistolo


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    Pista is commonly used in Latin America for a limited access highway as well. As in Autopista, or just pista for short.

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