This iconic Celeste/Yellow paint scheme is sure to stir the
hearts of those of us of a certain age. Built to commemorate the
20th anniversary of Marco Pantani's epic Tour/Giro double win in
1998, this Specialissima sports the colours that il Pirata
rode to victory.
Fitted, naturally enough, with mechanical Campagnolo Super
Record, this is an outstanding, no-expense-spared tribute to one of
my all-time heroes.
Bora tubulars and Deda Elementi components round out a suitably
But enough of the specs, just bask in the glorious images...
Photos by Bobby Whittaker