Pinarello threatened with legal action over design of new Dogma F10

Taiwanese brand Velocite claims to hold patents of concave down tube design

Just hours after releasing its new Dogma F10, Pinarello has been threatened with legal action over the design of the bike's down tube.

Victor Major, CEO of Taiwanese brand Velocite, claims that his company has several patents relating to a "concave down tube" design that shields the rider's water bottles from airflow, similar to the one on the Dogma F10.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.