During the 1971 Tour de France, Eddy Merckx not only victoriously rode into Paris donning the yellow jersey, but won the difficult first stage in Strasbourg as well. The stage into town ended on a gravel track where Merckx narrowly beat Roger De Vlaeminck.
- Strasborg 71 Unidirectional HM Carbon frame with 12x100 TA¬†
- Shimano Tiagra Group¬†
- SB71 Unidirectional HM Carbon fork with 12x100 TA¬†
- Fulcrum Racing 500 DB wheels and Clement Strada tires¬†
- DEDA Zero 100 Handlebar, Stem, and Seat post