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Fiorelli was founded in Novi Ligure in 1932 by the Rinaldo brothers, Mario and Lino Fiorelli. In the ’50s he created a team, with Ferdy Kubler, Jean Robic and Ugo Koblet, later he became part of the Spanish “Ignis” team thus giving birth to the “Ignis-Fiorelli” team (with Ferdy Kubler, Ruiz, Miguel Poblet) then also to the “Gazzola” team (with Gaul, Alessandro Fantini, Pettinati); to the Filotex” (Bitossi); to the “Germanvox-Wega” team; to the “Zonca” team (Gianni Motta and Pierino Gavazzi); to the “Carpano-Coppi” team. In the second half of the fifties Fiorelli linked its name to that of Coppi. After a period of collaboration, following the death of Fausto acquires the brand “Coppi”. In the sixties and seventies the name used on bicycles is ”Fausto Coppi”, written in italics. Later it will be only “Coppi”. In 1988 the “Coppi” brand was bought by Fratelli Masciaghi.
They also ran with Fiorelli: Schotte, Kubler, Koblet, Gaul, Poblet, Motta, Gavazzi and Bitossi.
Beautiful and very rare Coppi Fiorelli model with fully chromed frame with blue cromovelati inserts. The bike is alletita with Campagnolo Record group embellished with TA crankset. Universal brakes and brake levers mod. 61. Saddle Brooks. Nisi rims. TTT Gran Prix handlebar and stem. Handlebar controls. Spokes tied and welded. The bike has been completely overhauled and is ready to ride.