This gorgeous Legnano is the actual bike with which Italian racing legend Maurizio Fondriest rode to a controversial and lucky victory in Ronse, back in the summer of ’88, by narrowly avoiding the crash which took out the leaders Steve Bauer and Claude Criqielion.

Not strictly speaking new to fans of our blog, as we’ve shown this pearl of Dustins’ collection before. These are however brand new photos, taken by our ace local cycling photographer Tino Pohlmann. Just a few pics on the blog to wet your appetite, as we’re saving the full selection for a forthcoming book project…