Sports tech: Lance Armstrong's latest gear assault on the Tour de France.
By Mark RiedyPosted 07.02.2003 at 1:01 pm 0 Comments
Freakish lung capacity and iron will aren't the only factors behind Lance Armstrong's phenomenal success. He's also one of the most tech-obsessed racers on the circuit. Slick gadgetry (most of which you too can buy) will aid every aspect of the 31-year-old Texan's bid to win a fifth consecutive Tour de France title in July. An ultralight carbon fiber bike frame, wind-tunnel-tested aerodynamic handlebars and a 57-function bike-mounted computer are just a few of the tech innovations he's betting on.