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2016 MODELS FOR THE BOTTECCHIA FACTORY TEAM

2016 starts in the best way possible for the Bottecchia Factory Team!

The cyclists of last seasons have been confirmed with two new entries, who make the team ready for an amazing year.

For XC competitions we find the well-known Efrem Bonelli, Kevin Filipozzi ande Marcello Pavarin, with the new entry Rafael Visinelli, already national MTB and Italian cyclo-cross champion, and Gabriele Depaul, winner of MTB Trentino with Elite-Sport, who tries to improve with Elite category.

Let’s have a look to the products that will be protagonist of this season.

For XC competition there is the confirmed Zoncolan 29”PRO XTR Shimano. Top of the range with a customized color, perfect for marathons and most demanding granfondo. The bike is already a guarantee for the team, who used it last year with great results. For 2016, Zoncolan 29” has been even more improved, in order to give the best performance possible.

This year for cross country and most difficult routes our athletes will test a brand new product, Gardena 29”. The prototype isn’t yet in 2016 catalogue, it is a big news that will be fully tested by the team, before being introduced into the market. Monocoque carbon UD full suspension 29, thru axle 12mm, 100mm travel.

Other big news for Davide, who will face the Enduro Championship with the new 2016 Fedaia 27.5”. Full suspension carbon UD frame, 160mm travel. Press Fit 92 BB, integrated headtube 1”1/8 up, 1”1/2 down, with RSP suspension system, that maintains unchanged the chain length in damping phase thus avoiding transmission problems.

All we can do now is to wait for the first race of the season! Stay tuned!