Bob Hovey indicates below that I said that a 1998 Masi Gran Criterium was built in San Marcos. This is clearly not correct. I *think* that the last one's were built in San Marcos were around 1989 or so. Perhaps Joe Starck can chime in here on when he built his last GC.
>Speaking of Masi history (and because the world can always use another Masi
>thread) does anyone out there know what year the LAST Gran Criterium was
>produced at San Marcos? I have a 1998 that was built there (according to Jim
>Allen). I also have 96 and 97 Torelli catalogs which by then describe the GC as a
>US-painted Italian import.
>I hope you don't consider this too far off-topic... I'd just really like to
>know the R.I.P. date for what some folks consider one of the nicest US