The newest thoroughbred in the Cipollini stable, the NK1K, arrived in understated shades of grey and silver. Without the splash of fluorescent color that helped define the brand out of the gate, does this signal a more mature model from Super Mario? Let’s go for a ride and find out.
Cipollini Bikes is always looking to present innovative products. Recently launched, the extraordinary road frame NK1K, with the most innovative technology with headset carbon cover in 2 sizes integrated in the aerodynamic shape.
Cipollini and Ferrari, two Italian brands that represent power and speed, will be together in an exclusive event. You will be able to surround yourself with powerful and fast machines and meet cyclist champion Mario Cipollini.
SRAM is proud to expand its commitment to the newly branded Axeon Cycling Team, the premier U23 development squad in men’s cycling. Axeon (pronounced “ak-shun”) and SRAM will collaborate more closely on product development, testing and refinement as the world’s top young racers push their limits on the latest technologies from SRAM, Zipp and Quarq.
Launched with one of the coolest videos in cycling, the Cipollini Bond at first smacked cycling's establishment as more of the flash and hype the Super Mario is known for. But he's also known as a prolific race winner, and as this bike proves - both offer enough performance to warrant a place in cycling's upper echelon.
The NUKE Time trial bike is the newest Cipollini family member. Spartan, minimalist, yet combined with the industry’s most advanced technologies, the NUKE is Cipollini's super sleek and undeniably aerodynamic machine.
While Mario Cipollini’s bicycle brand has been proving itself at the ProTour level of racing for a few years now, they've only recently taken aim at the US market by signing Florida-based Speedbrands LLC as the new US distributor – who offered us a ride on Team Farnese Vino’s Francesco Chicchi’s personal 2013 race bike – the RB1000.
PEZ-Fan Kelly from Canada was on holiday in Italy when he had the ultimate ride experience - a chance meeting on the roads of Tuscany with cycling hero Mario Cipollini, and some unexpected miles with the most prolific Giro stage winner ever. Here's his tale.