For the new season, the TEAM SKY riders will use a brand new cockpit designed by MOST, with the integrated handlebar Talon Aero 1K Di2, the iTalon GPS Support and the Ultragrip bar tape. A highly performant kit to bring a higher level of control to the riders, a best in class aerodynamic impact thanks to the perfect match with the Pinarello Dogma F10 frame but also comfort for long distance rides.
For a rider, the handlebar is like the steering wheel for a Formula 1 driver. The union point with the bike. A place in which monitoring the electronic devices and be informed real time during a race or a workout. A fundamental element that allow them to handle the bike at a very high speed, even in the worst conditions. Being the connection between the human body and the bicycle, it must be also ergonomic and comfortable. Plus, it’s also a piece of design, customizable to make their own
bike always more beautiful.
To meet the Team’s high expectations, every single part has been designed looking for the perfect balance in terms of aerodynamics, weight and ride feeling. Hours and hours of research & development by the Pinarello Lab. The result? An integrated handlebar Talon Aero 1k Di2 inspired by the F10’s aerodynamic design and perfectly integrated to the frame. A FP Aero bending system for an amazing handling and an integrated cable routing for the Shimano.
The new Team SKY’s cockpit will be completed by the iTalon, the multi-functional computer mount that ensures stiffness and maximum integration, for a weight of only 42g. The iTalon is compatible with most GPS devices available on the market. To increase safety and visibility in the dark hours, it can also feature a MOST light support. And for emotional content creators, it also includes the action camera mount compatibility.
Last but not least, the cockpit will be mounted with the ULTRAGRIP bar tape. Developed specifically for the Team SKY, thistape is incredibly light and guarantees a perfect grip. Made with innovative materials, ULTRAGRIP has an inner layer designed for a great absorbability. The exterior layer, thanks to a secret special surface treatment, provides an extraordinary grip in all weather conditions and a unique ride feeling even during long rides.
MOST offers a wide range of products for road bikes, from cockpit components (Talon, iTalon, …) to accessories (saddles, bottles, lights, bags, pumps) and full line of bike care articles.
More informations at www.mostbike.it/en