WILIER TRIESTINA - PIRELLI FACTORY TEAM

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WILIER TRIESTINA - PIRELLI FACTORY TEAM

It's official: the new Wilier Triestina-Pirelli Factory Team launches today with the very specific aim of placing Made in Italy excellenc at the top of world mountain bike racing. The Wilier Triestina-Pirelli project combines two names that represent Italian excellence in the cycling sector to create much more than just a team: it's a dream of bringing an Italian team back to the top rungs of international MTB racing, in both cross country and long distances.

In 2022 Wilier Triestina - Pirelli Factory Team will consist of 8 riders among which the tricoloured jerseys of Italian Marathon Elite champion Fabian Rabensteiner, Under 23 Italian Cross Country Champion Giada Specia and Belgian Marathon Elite champion Wout Alleman stand out. Alongside with more international athletes of the likes of Daniel Geismayr, Samuele Porro, Simone Avondetto, Gioele De Cosmo and Janis Baumann.

All the riders will compete on the new, full-suspension URTA SLR mountain bike. The team will feature three colour combinations: a standard one - black matt - and two special versions tailor-created for Italian champions.

Stay in touch with the team:
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OFFICIAL PRESENTATION
 
Internazionali d'Italia XCO - Capoliveri
 

Frame: Wilier Triestina URTA SLR
Fork: FOX 32 Factory Kashima
Rear Suspension: FOX
Handlebar: URTA Bar
Seatpost: Ritchey
Groupset: Shimano XTR
Wheelset: Miche K1 Carbon
Headset: Ritchey
Shifters: Shimano XTR
Brake: Shimano XTR
Rotors: Shimano XTR

Gear: Shimano XTR
Crankset: Shimano XTR
Bottom bracket: Shimano XTR
Cassette: Shimano XTR
Chain: Shimano XTR
Pulley: Shimano XTR
Tires: Pirelli
Saddle: Prologo
Bottle Cage: Elite
Pedals: Shimano XTR

Frame: Wilier Triestina URTA SLR
Fork: FOX 32 Factory Kashima
Rear Suspension: FOX
Handlebar: URTA Bar
Seatpost: Ritchey
Groupset: Shimano XTR
Wheelset: Miche K1 Carbon
Headset: Ritchey
Shifters: Shimano XTR
Brake: Shimano XTR
Rotors: Shimano XTR

Gear: Shimano XTR
Crankset: Shimano XTR
Bottom bracket: Shimano XTR
Cassette: Shimano XTR
Chain: Shimano XTR
Pulley: Shimano XTR
Tires: Pirelli
Saddle: Prologo
Bottle Cage: Elite
Pedals: Shimano XTR

Frame: Wilier Triestina URTA SLR
Fork: FOX 32 Factory Kashima
Rear Suspension: FOX
Handlebar: URTA Bar
Seatpost: Ritchey
Groupset: Shimano XTR
Wheelset: Miche K1 Carbon
Headset: Ritchey
Shifters: Shimano XTR
Brake: Shimano XTR
Rotors: Shimano XTR

Gear: Shimano XTR
Crankset: Shimano XTR
Bottom bracket: Shimano XTR
Cassette: Shimano XTR
Chain: Shimano XTR
Pulley: Shimano XTR
Tires: Pirelli
Saddle: Prologo
Bottle Cage: Elite
Pedals: Shimano XTR

Articles from Wilier Journal

Simone Avondetto’s unforgettable 2022 season

Simone Avondetto is the under-23 XCO world champion.
The French circuit of Les Gets has crowned him as the strongest young biker in the world, not even two months after winning the European title.
It’s a big celebration in the Wilier – Pirelli team.

Becoming a European Champion

Wilier Triestina has produced a special colour scheme for the URTA SLRs ridden by the Wilier-Pirelli team European champions Simone Avondetto and Fabian Rabensteiner.
Because winners are born but champions are made.