De Rosa began its activity in 1952. In the 60s the De Rosa spread among the professional runners. The Faema team (where Rik van Looy runs) is the first to adopt them; follow the Ibac (1964) and the Max Mayer team of Gastone Nencini (as a trainer, 1967).In 1969 the meeting with Gianni Motta; De Rosa becomes the supplier of the Sanson team.In 1973 the collaboration with Eddy Merckx was formalized (which, after the time record in Mexico City, had had a clash with Colnago, for having used a Ernesto bike but with another brand, Windsor); Ugo becomes a mechanic and a technician of the Molteni team; it will be until 1973.In 1973- ’74 he also built for Francesco Moser (Filotex team, then – in 1976 – Sanson team), who won three Paris-Roubaix bikes with these bikes.In 1982 he sponsored the Sammontana team of Moreno Argentin and GiovanBattista Baronchelli. From 1985 to 1989 the Ariostea team.Starting from the 80s, Danilo, Doriano and Cristiano entered the management, and at the end of the decade, with the move of the company to Cusano Milanino, they took over the reins. The bike presented has been repainted in the past. Mount Campagnolo Nuovo Record Pista group. 3TTT handlebar stem and handlebar. Mavic rims. Premium Saddle. The bike is in excellent condition.