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Prestigious 1968 Filotex racing team bike. Frame produced by Felice Branca (Magnano-Biella) who was also a team mechanic. The Taurus brand decided to enter the racing world, entrusting the construction of frames to Felice Branca, to advertise its prestigious city bikes.
The bike presented was supplied by the Filotex team of the year 1968. This is confirmed by the frame number (3), and some tricks used by the mechanics of the racing teams of the time such as the wooden dowel to plug the hole in the fork or the piece of broom handle inserted into the saddle tube. The bike is in excellent condition. Mount the Campagnolo Nuovo Record Group and Universal 68 brakes. The stem and handlebar are Cinelli. Nisi rims. Brooks saddle. The bike has been totally overhauled and is ready to be pedaled.