May 10, 2008
American in pink
It's the first-ever appearance in a grand tour for the Burrito Boys, who edged out perennial time trial power CSC by almost 6 seconds, with High Road another second back. Slipstream rode with 3 TT national champions: Dave Zabriskie, David Millar, and Ryder Hesjedal
Vande Velde is the first American in the maglia rosa since Andy Hampsten in 1988.
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