DESCRIPTION: Legnano is the brand that can boast more success in cycling races. It was born in 1902 with the brand “Lignon”, which later became Legnano. In 1908 the management went to Emilio Bozzi who already owned the brands Frejus and Perla. In the 40s and 50s he is Bianchi’s strongest competitor, both commercially and agonistically. They have raced with Legano the greatest champions: Binda (three world championships), L. Guerra, G. Bartali. Fausto Coppi at the beginning of his career. Ercole Baldini (World Championship and Record of the Hour).
The bike presented is the model “Gran Premio” and was produced in 1958. Original aluminum mudguard. The bike is assembled with Campagnolo Gran Sport rear derailleur and Campagnolo Valentino front derailleur. Campagnolo hubs marked Legnano. Universal brakes pat.453949. Aluminum handlebar with 3TTT stem. Nisi rims and Selle Italia saddle.