Gallery: Andrew Talansky’s Cannondale SuperSix Evo Hi-Mod Team Edition

A detailed look at the former Dauphine winner’s Cannondale

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Andrew Talansky won the Criterium du Dauphine in 2014. For this year’s edition, the American arrived as leader of the Cannondale-Drapac squad. Talansky sat in tenth place until the last day of the race but finished outside the top twenty following a difficult final stage.

Talansky rode the race aboard a Cannondale SuperSix Evo Hi-Mod at the race and equipped the chassis with a Shimano Dura-Ace 9000 series electronic groupset.

The crankset was a combination of Cannondale’s SiSL2 cranks, FSA 53/39t chainrings and a SRM power meter. Talansky paired the crankset with a Shimano Dura-Ace chain and 11-28T cassette.

Talansky opts for an 11-28t Shimano Dura-Ace cassette
Talansky opts for an 11-28t Shimano Dura-Ace cassette

A Fizik Antares saddle sits atop a FSA K-Force carbon seatpost and the same Fizik and FSA combination makes up the cockpit.

Dura-Ace 9070 levers are paired with an alloy FSA Energy compact handlebar and an OS-99 stem, with Fizik providing the handlebar tape.

Team sponsor Mavic supplies both the Mavic Cosmic Ultimate wheels and tubular tyres.

A Barfly out-front Garmin mount, Tacx Deva bottle cages and K3 number plate mount complete the bike.

Full specification

  • Frame: Cannondale SuperSix Evo Hi-Mod Team Edition
  • Fork: Cannondale SuperSix Evo BallisTec Hi-Mod
  • Brakes: Shimano Dura-Ace 9000
  • Brake/shifter levers: Shimano Dura-Ace 9070
  • Derailleurs: Shimano Dura-Ace 9070
  • Cassette: Shimano Dura-Ace, 11-28t
  • Chain: Shimano Dura-Ace
  • Crankset: Cannondale SiSL2 cranks, FSA 53/39t chainrings and SRM power meter
  • Wheels: Mavic Cosmic Ultimate
  • Tyres: Mavic tubular
  • Handlebars: FSA Energy compact
  • Stem: FSA OS-99
  • Headset: FSA
  • Tape/grips: Fizik handlebar tape
  • Pedals: Shimano Dura-Ace 9000
  • Saddle: Fizik Antares
  • Seatpost: FSA K-Force carbon
  • Bottle cages: Tacx Deva
  • Computer: N/A
  • Other accessories: K3 number plate mount, Barfly out front computer mount

Click or swipe through the gallery above to see more of the American’s bike.

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