Team Astana have partnered with Argon 18 this year, the team will be riding the Gallium Pro, Nitrogen Pro aero frame and E-1118 Next TT bikes for 2017.
The stunning machines are equipped with the ever-dependable and super-smooth Shimano Dura Ace Di2 groupset. Italian rider Oscar Gatto’s Tour Down Under bike, as featured in the gallery below, was fitted with a 53-39 chainring with an 11-28 cassette on the back. The wheels are Vision Metron and much of the remaining components are from FSA.
Argon 18 is a Canadian manufacturer founded in 1989 by keen cyclist Gervais Rioux. The name originates from the element Argon, number 18 on the periodic table.
Argon 18 Gallium Pro Full Specs
Fork: Gallium Pro
Handlebar: FSA K-Force Compact / Prologo bar tape
Saddle: Prologo Zero C3
Seatpost: FSA K-Force
Bottle cages: Tacx Carbon
Brakes: FSA SLK
Groupset: Shimano Dura Ace 9070 Di2
Cranks: FSA K-Force Light / Power 2 Max
Pedals: Look Keo 2 Max Carbon