Video: A day in the life of a neutral service car

BikeRadar rides shotgun with Vittoria's Servizio Corse

As well as wheels and bikes, water is a valuable commodity handed out by neutral service

Neutral support plays a huge part in any cycling race, dealing out spare bikes and wheels, water and encouragement to riders when their own team cars are out of reach.

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BikeRadar tech editor James Huang hitched a ride with Vittoria’s Servizio Corse during stage 20 of the recent Giro d’Italia. His full report can be found here, but below is a short but illuminating video showing just what a difficult job it is.

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