‘If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it’ could be the perfect adage for Team BMC this year, other than the matt red finish their Team Machine’s remain relatively unchanged from the 2016 model.
The bikes feature Shimano groupset and wheels, a 3T stem, Fizik saddle and skinwall Vittoria tyres.
A United States-registered UCI WorldTour team, BMC Racing Team boast a line up of some of the biggest names in the sport. Team riders have collectively recorded 30+ wins per season since 2013 and boast huge depth and diversity including one day classic specialists through to grand tour contenders – including 2017 Santos Tour Down Under winner and 2017 TDF main man Richie Porte.
We took a close look at Richie Porte’s race-winning BMC Team Machine SLR 01 at the TDU in Adelaide.