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Bennett third in Tour of California's queen stage
18 may 2019
Like two years ago, the Team Jumbo-Visma New Zealander rode Oltre XR4 close to win on Mount Baldy top
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George Bennett (Team Jumbo-Visma) placed third in Amgen Tour of California's stage 6, 127,5 km from Ontario to Mount Baldy on Friday, May 17th. Like two years ago, the New Zealander rode Oltre XR4 close to success in the queen stage of the US' World Tour race, with a 5-second gap from Tadej Pogacar and Sergio Higuita. Winner of 2017 Amgen Tour of California, Bennett went up to GC fourth with one stage to go, 29 seconds behind leader Pogacar.
George Bennett is equipped with Bianchi Oltre XR4. Engineered with the Bianchi CV system powered by Countervail, developed and tested in cooperation with World Tour Team Jumbo-Visma, Oltre XR4 is designed to maximize the aerodynamic advantage and control.