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Ford France (cycling team)

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Ford France was a French professional cycling team that existed from 1965 to 1966.[1][2] The team's main sponsor was Ford France, a subsidiary of the American automaker Ford Motor Company. The team had two different co-sponsors for both seasons, bicycle manufacturer Gitane and tire manufacturer Hutchinson SA, respectively.

Ford France
Lucien Aimar, Jacques Anquetil and Arie den Hartog, Tour de France 1966 (cropped).jpg
Ford France–Hutchinson riders Lucien Aimar, Jacques Anquetil and Arie den Hartog at the 1966 Tour de France
Team information
UCI codeFrance
Founded1965 (1965)
Disbanded1966
DisciplineRoad
Team name history
1965
1966
Ford France–Gitane
Ford France–Hutchinson

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ford France - Gitane (1965)" (in French). Mémoire du cyclisme. Retrieved 31 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Ford France - Hutchinson (1966)" (in French). Mémoire du cyclisme. Retrieved 31 January 2017.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Ford France (cycling team) at Wikimedia Commons