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Old 07-11-20, 10:32 PM
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Originally Posted by wktmeow View Post
Can't forget tires. I still remember feeling a very noticeable difference going from the stock tires (some lower end Vittorias, Rubino maybe?) on my first road bike to GP4000s.
The 70's tubular silks were about as good as what we have now. Clement Criterium Seta. 250g, $45 won the TDF on Bernard Thévenet's bike 1975. Those were used in USA crits by a lot of riders as the Vittoria and great cotton Continentals.
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