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Kuss seals Utah overall in style with third stage win
13 august 2018
Team LottoNL-Jumbo's American dominated the home race celebrating his first pro victories
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Team LottoNL-Jumbo's talent Sepp Kuss went out on a high at Tour of Utah with his Oltre XR4. To be crowned king of the 2018 edition wasn't enough for the 23-year-old home favourite: Kuss put his third mark on the final stage, 122,3 with start and finish in Park City (US) on Sunday, August 12th. The climber from Durango (USA) soloed to win in 3:09:22, eight seconds ahead of Brent Bookwalter and Jack Haig.
Kuss completed the Tour of Utah in 21:41:12, with a 2:09 advantage on Ben Hermans and 2:21 on Jack Haig. The  LottoNL-Jumbo's rider also topped the Mountains Classification with 34 points, ahead of Daniel Alexander Jaramillo and Hugh Carthy, finishing third in the Points classification (31). His teammate Neilson Powless placed third in the Youth Classification.
Bianchi supplies the Team LottoNL-Jumbo with four models engineered with the Bianchi CV system:
  • Oltre XR4, designed to maximize the aerodynamic advantage and control
  • Specialissima, the ultralight frame, perfect for GC riders, it’s extra stiff for increased traction and stability at high speeds, and maximum control on the descents
  • Aquila CV, the ultimate time trial machine, designed to increase power output and rider's energy, with maximum control with each pedal stroke
  • Infinito CV, the ideal bike for the Classics, providing remarkable control on uneven surfaces and reducing muscular fatigue