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Gallery: New tech from stage 1 of the Tour de France

Specialized's new WET tyres, plus new helmets, shoes, bikes, UDH on the road and an aero hack.

Ronan Mc Laughlin
by Ronan Mc Laughlin 02.07.2023 Photography by
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Having almost finished a pre-Tour tech gallery, I thought that would be my tech gallery for the day, but then the stage one start village happened with a host of new tech on show, Jonas Vingegaard changed his bike setup, and that first gallery is now scheduled for tomorrow.

In the meantime, stage 1 is done, Adam Yates is the first yellow jersey of 2023, and there is a host of new tech to dive into. Here’s what I saw:

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