Alberto Contador’s Vuelta-winning bike up for auction

You have until Sunday to bid for Alberto Contador's Vuelta a España-winning Specialized S-Works Tarmac

Fancy riding Alberto Contador’s Vuelta a España bike? Specialized and Tinkoff-Saxo have teamed up to auction off the S-Works Tarmac that El Pistolero rode to victory in Spain in September.

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Bike manufacturers Specialized will donate all of the money raised in the auction to the Matonyok Parents Trust Orphanage, which Tinkoff-Saxo visited on their trip to Tanzania.

Bids started at €3,000, although at the time of writing the leading bid stood at €8,800 – and that will almost certainly go up before the auction closes on Sunday.

Visit to place your bid before 8pm CET, Sunday.

Complete bike specifications
Frame: Specialized S-Works Tarmac 2015 size 54
Stem: Zipp Service Course SL
Handlebar: Zipp Service Course SL
Groupset SRAM RED 22
Cassette: SRAM red 22
Chain: SRAM Red 22
Cranks: Specialized S-Works (172.5mm)
Bottom bracket: Ceramic Speed
Pedals: Look Keo
Wheels: Roval Rapide 40 mm
Tire: Specialized Turbo team tubular
Saddle: Prologo CPC
Seatpost: Zipp SL Speed Carbon