Dijon France

- 1946: founded by Gaston Lapierre in Dijon, France
1960: management taken over by his son Jacky Lapierre
1980s: MTBs grew to be bigger than road.
1993: 33% sold to Accell Group (NL)
1996: balance sold to Accell
- Currently managed by 3rd generation Gilles Lapierre.

Peter Stock's 1970s "Special Tour de France"   

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