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Bikes of the Tour, part 1, France, July 3, 2006

No, it's not a bottle mount. The Trek Madone 6.9 SSL frame has a single "Nutsert" on the down tube, designed to accept various screw-in lead weights that the Discovery Channel team mechanics can add if necessary to increase the weight of the bike to pass the UCI weight limit of 6.8kg.
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