Gallery: Vincenzo Nibali’s pink Specialized Tarmac

Beautiful bike to commemorate a stunning Giro d’Italia triumph

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The victor and his spoils.

The victor and his spoils (click to enlarge).

Last Friday and Saturday, Italian Vincenzo Nibali executed a stunning comeback that saw him go from a distant fourth place to the top of the general classification standings. On Sunday, the home country hero rolled triumphantly into Torino as winner of the 99th Giro d’Italia. Underneath the Astana team captain was this stunning pink hued Specialized Tarmac, custom painted for the momentous occasion. Scroll down to see this beauty in all its glory. All photos courtesy Specialized/BrakeThroughMedia.

The Tarmac is Specialized's all around race bike.

The Tarmac is Specialized’s all around race bike (click to enlarge).

Wheels are Corima carbon wrapped in Specialized S-Works Turbo Allround 2 Tubular, 290TPI, Gripton compound, BlackBelt protection, 28”x24mm.

Wheels are Corima carbon wrapped in Specialized S-Works Turbo Allround 2 Tubular, 290TPI, Gripton compound, BlackBelt protection, 28”x24mm (click to enlarge).

Not a bad looking bike.

Not a bad looking bike (click to enlarge).

Front tire is also a S-Works Turbo Allround 2 Tubular, 290TPI, Gripton compound, BlackBelt protection, 28”x24mm.

Front tire is also a S-Works Turbo Allround 2 Tubular, 290TPI, Gripton compound, BlackBelt protection, 28”x24mm (click to enlarge).

Bars are FSA K-Force Compact, carbon, shallow drop, 125mm drop, 80mm reach.

Bars are FSA K-Force Compact, carbon, shallow drop, 125mm drop, 80mm reach (click to enlarge).

The seatpost is a FSA K-Force SB25, carbon, with 25mm offset.

The seatpost is a FSA K-Force SB25, carbon, with 25mm offset (click to enlarge).

Even the bottle cages get the special treatment.

Even the bottle cages get the special treatment (click to enlarge).

Vincenzo Nibali's Pink Specialzied Tarmac

This year he had No. 11. Next year for the 100th edition it will be No. 1.

This year he had No. 11. Next year for the 100th edition it will be No. 1 (click to enlarge).

Vincenzo Nibali's Pink Specialzied Tarmac

Vincenzo Nibali's Pink Specialzied Tarmac

Stealth internal cable routing of course.

Stealth internal cable routing of course (click to enlarge).

She cuts a pretty profile.

She cuts a pretty profile (click to enlarge).

Power meter is SRM Campagnolo with PC8 head unit.

Power meter is SRM Campagnolo with PC8 head unit (click to enlarge).

Drivetrain is Campagnolo Super Record.

Drivetrain is Campagnolo Super Record (click to enlarge).

The fans certainly approved of the final outcome.

The fans certainly approved of the final outcome (click to enlarge).

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