Carrera together with GEOX-TMC for the Vuelta de España 2011
Carrera, leader in the production of sport products, such as sunglasses, cycling and skiing helmets and skiing goggles, together with Geox-TMC, team professional of the international cycling circuit (UCI,l started on Saturday 20th of August its adventure at the famous Vuelta de España.
After a long winter season, focused on training and developing new materials, and the experience at Giro, it’s now time to let the road speak, with the objective to win this edition of the Vuelta, which is set to be one of the most spectacular.
Carrera will ride with world renown athletes, such as Denis Menchov, who has already won a Giro d’Italia (2009), two Vuelta de España (2005 e 2007) and who got third at last Tour de France, and Carlos Sastre, king of the 2008 Tour de France. Great expectations comes also from the climber Fabio Duarte, Under 23 World Champion, who has already won a stage in the Giro of Trentino, from the Italian Giampaolo Cheula and from the Mauricio Ardila Cano.
The declared goal of the team is to get the final red jersey, fighting to win in each of the 21 stages. The two captains of Geox-TMC formation will fight against the best international athletes of the moment, Vincenzo Nibali, who finished third at Giro and first in last year Vuelta, and Michele Scarponi, the best Italian climber of last years.
To be a leader means to anticipate the times: this has always being the Carrera’s spirit and the philosophy that Carrera wants to share with Geox-TMC, thanks to innovative products, studied and developed with the best athletes of the world, to assure and constantly improve their performances.
Carrera, brand born for sport, synonymous of technology, innovation and design, has provided Geox-TMC athletes with the best products on the market:
- RADIUS, it’s the first helmet with an aluminum chassis, which guarantees lightness and compactness. The innovative technology ATF (Aluminum Tech Frame) has been developed through intensive tests in the wind tunnel, in order to get perfect internal ventilation and less air resistance while cycling, the best aerodynamic penetration on the market.
- C-ALU3, sunglasses with an hybrid frame in Aluminum and Grilamid extremely light and a unique nose pad which uses the revolutionary MPS2 technology (Multiple Position System) to allow a double regulation in height and width, for the best comfort even when the road gets though. Interchangeable lens, anti-fog treatment, air ventilation system and excellence finishes delivering the best performance in the market.
- C-TF01 and C-TF02, respectively with single and double lenses, offer a perfect fit, thanks to the Grilamid frame, to the new nose pad with MPS2 technology (Multiple Position System) technology and to the adjustable temple tips in Megol. Interchangeable lenses in NXT, with photocromic and polarization, the pinnacle in lens technology, guaranteeing the best contrast, superior resistance and extreme lightness.
- R&B X-LITE, is an eyeshield, which uses the FAST & EASY system for lenses changing, to be always ready for the different weather conditions. Even this model is born with the exclusive MPS2 technology (Multiple Position System), a Grilamid frame and adjustable temple tips in Megol.
Last edit: 30 Sep 2011