Following recent media reports and rumors about Bianchi's position toward the Belkin Procycling team, Bianchi reconfirms their strategy to participate at the highest level of performance cycling and will consider all available options to keep its presence in the WorldTour, with Team Belkin as first priority if a new Sponsor can be secured.
Following Belkin's unexpected decision to exit Pro Cycling as the title sponsor of the Belkin Pro Cycling Team, Bianchi re-confirms its strategy to participate at the highest level of performance cycling and will consider all available options to secure a position in the 2015 World Tour and future years.
The Italian inventor of the “Cucina Pop” to ride Bianchi Infinito CV. Bianchi welcomes a new testimonial into its family signing one of the current world’s most influential chefs, founder and owner of the “D’O” Michelin-starred restaurant, located in San Pietro all’Olmo Cornaredo (Milano).
New performance tests of the innovative Countervail technology in readiness for the classics.
Bianchi officially introduces Team Belkin’s Infinito CV model for the 2014 season. With its Countervail® vibration cancelling technology, the new Infinito CV is the innovative invention developed by Bianchi to reduce muscle fatigue and increase bike control.
Bianchi officially releases the Team Belkin’s Oltre XR.2 model for 2014 season. It is the latest generation of the extreme racing Oltre carbon frame, with the best rigidity to weight ratio, for the most expert UCI WorldTour professional riders.
Bianchi provides Androni-Venezuela team with the Sempre Pro carbon bike in 2014 season. For the second year in a row Gianni Savio's squad will ride the latest evolution of the Sempre model, a Bianchi full-carbon monocoque racing frame (universal for mechanical and electronic groups), displaying a larger downtube, internal cable routing and oversized chain stay for direct power transmission.
Bianchi wish to express the deepest sympathy to its iconic champion Felice Gimondi as his mother, Domenica Angela Salvi, passed away yesterday at the Santa Maria rest home in Laxolo di Brembilla, Northern Italy. She was 103. The funeral will take place in Sedrina on Tuesday, December 10th, at 10.30 am.
Bianchi owner Salvatore Grimaldi celebrated the opening of a new Bianchi Cafè and Cycles in Malmo (Sweden) on Thursday, November 28th. Three years after the unveiling of the first Bianchi concept store in Stockholm, Malmo’s café is now the third in Sweden, while another Bianchi Café and Cycles is set to be launched next spring.
Bianchi is grateful to Daan Luijkx and the Vacansoleil-DCM team for the fantastic opportunity to partner together for the 2012 and 2013 WorldTour seasons and to add another page in Bianchi’s legendary history in competitive racing.
Bianchi has diversified its cycling product range to include also watches. Created by an idea of Bianchi owner Salvatore Grimaldi, Bianchi Timepieces include three contemporary sport watches, all 100m water resistant and with scratch resistant sapphire crystal: a sporting luxury-oriented Chrono with 43mm case and two active-style three-hands models respectively with 38 and 43mm cases. All models feature Swiss Made movement and are available in celeste, black and white colors.
Participation success for the 6th edition of the vintage non-competitive race sponsored by Bianchi.
The vintage race set to go on stage on Sunday October 6thin Tuscany.
WorldTour team to ride Oltre XR.2, Infinito CV and new super aero time-trial machine.
Bianchi and Team Androni Giocattoli-Venezuela still together in 2014. On Thursday, July 11th at Bianchi’s headquarter in Treviglio, Bianchi CEO Bob Ippolito Androni’s team manager Gianni Savio finalized the new agreement extending the running cooperation to one more season with an option for future years.
A new vintage clothing range has been released by Bianchi to celebrate “L’Eroica”, the non-competitive ride on Tuscany’s ”Strade Bianche” promoted by the homonym Italian foundation, linked with Bianchi since 2013 by a three-year sponsorship agreement.
The GF La Magnifica - Bianchi was officially launched at Forlì City Hall's “Sala Calamandrei” on Friday, May 17th. Bianchi is the new main sponsor of the GF celebrating its second edition on Sunday, September 15th.
Last week I dropped by the Bianchi factory outside Milano for what I thought would be a fan’s factory tour. Little did I know I’d be the first journo to see the 2007 line of bikes – all new and taking a big step into the 21st century. Here’s sneak peak at the all new 928 Superlight.
In 1994, an event took place that stunned the peloton, press and fans alike. If you were in Compiegne, France for the start of Paris Roubaix, you'll know what we're talking about - especially if you could get through the crowd of onlookers moshing around the GB-MG team truck.