FDJ's Lapierre Aerostorm DRS Time Trial Bike

Published on July 2nd 2016


FDJ have upped their time trial game immensely this year; here's a look at one of the factors – the bike. Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN store! http://gcn.eu/BuyGCNKit_ Sign up to the GCN newsletter: http://gcn.eu/gcnnewsletter It's not often that you can say that a whole team have transformed their performances, but, that's certainly the case with the FDJ squad, who now represent a threat whenever they're at a time trial. Hard work on improving aerodynamics and specific training has paid off for Thibaut Pinot and his team. Frame and forks: Lapierre Aerostorm DRS Wheels: Pro tri spoke front, Pro Textreme disc rear Tyres: Continental Podium TT Pro Ltd Handlebars: Lapierre DRS with PRO extensions Stem: Integrated Seatpost: Lapierre Saddle: fi'zi:k Ares Shifters: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Front Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Rear Mech: Shimano Dura Ace Di2 Chainset: Shimano Dura Ace with SRM powermeter Pedals: Shimano Dura Ace Chainring size: 55/42 Bike weight: 8.345kg Saddle height: 73cm Reach: 83cm to end of extensions Watch more on GCN... Giro d'Italia 2016 videos ▶︎ http://gcn.eu/giro2016playlist More pro bikes ▶︎ http://gcn.eu/everygcnprobike Buy NEW GCN cycling kit, casual wear and accessories in the GCN Shop: http://gcn.eu/TheGCNShop Photos: © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ & ©Tim De Waele / http://www.tdwsport.com Music: Per Ljungqvist, George Nakas - Street Dance