Pietro is exactly right. Even top models that are made in house, the carbon is usually sourced from Asia. That Blue RC8 is freaking ugly though. Pietro you buzzkilled my Democoles fantasy!
LugHugger, read Chris King's article on Asia Mfg. http://chrisking.com/asiamfg
It will make you think twice about what you spend money on. When it comes to the Democoles I'm thinking strictly with my wiener
, but a great deal none the less. It's unfortunate that just about everything is made in Asia now by poorly paid workers who don't really care about high end bicycles and components. Not all, but most. Sorry James Huang, no disrespect intended.