1952 - COLNAGO WORK­SHOP OPENED

His first work­shop is a small,
25 sq metre shop at No. 10 Via Garibaldi, Cambiago.
Ernesto’s father cuts down the family’s mul­berry tree to make a workbench.

1970 - FIRST MILAN-SANREMO WIN

Michele Dancelli wins the great Italian Classic Milano-Sanremo in a solo break­away.
Behind him in the team car is an exul­tant Ernesto with a bicy­cle on his shoulder.

1987 - FIRST CAR­BON FIBER PROTOTYPE

The first fruit of Colnago and Ferrari Engineering’s coop­er­a­tion is the Concept bicy­cle, with car­bon fiber tubes, com­pos­ite three-spoke wheels and a gear sys­tem enclosed in the chain­rings. The unusual gears make it too heavy for pro­duc­tion, but the ideas in its frame inform all sub­se­quent Colnago car­bon fiber bicycles.

1994 - THE MAPEI ERA BEGINS

The plan­ets align for Georgio Squinzi’s fledg­ling Mapei team and Colnago as the man­age­ment of the Spanish Clas team - spon­sored by Colnago - decides to reduce its involve­ment in cycling. Squinzi snaps up Clas’s rid­ers and bike spon­sor and one of the most suc­cess­ful col­lab­o­ra­tions of the mod­ern era begins

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