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Tour de France: on board the Team Sky bus

It boasts leather-bound comfort, chilled drinks and even on-board washing machines, to allow Team Sky to travel in style between stages of the Tour de France.

It has been designed with their every comfort in mind, because Chris Froome and his team will not just relax on the bus, but hold team meetings and briefings from their coach, Dave Brailsford.

Before the Grand Départ in Yorkshire, ITV News correspondent Gregg Easteal took a tour on board the Team Sky bus.

Watch video above to see Gregg's tour of the Team Sky bus.

  • *Leather seats *- Team Sky will travel in comfort
The seats have every accessory for comfort during drives and team briefings
  • Specially-heightened shower - the shower floor has been lowered to accommodate the taller riders, including 2013 winner Chris Froome
The shower floor has been lowered for taller riders such as Chris Froome
  • On-board washing machines - for the team to keep their kits clean
The bus has washing machines built in to its luggage department

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