after winning his second Worlds title, Peter Sagan is almost ready to jump aboard
his S-Works representing the World Champion’s colors. It was not until the
first training camps with his new Bora–hansgrohe team that the Slovakian
received his newly painted S-Works Venge for the 2017 season.
first sample has been shown him in November and, after having made a few minor
adjustments based on Sagan’s requirements, his 2017 season’s ally took shape.
Specialized shows you can combine great looks and performance. The fastest bike
in the peloton now has dazzling colors. I look forward to riding it in the new
season with BORA-hansgrohe,” declared Peter Sagan.
“I wanted to create a
more mature looking bike to match Sagan’s growth as an athlete and double world
said Ron Jones, lead road designer at Specialized. “I did some research on some new prismatic paints and found a product
that did exactly what I was looking for. I wanted to have a ton of depth to the
paint, with obvious references to the rainbow jersey but without explicitly
adding stripes or patterns.” The rainbow is reflected on the whole frame in a non-static way.
forward to seeing it stand out inside the peloton.
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