Tour de France

This year there will be 22 teams in the Tour – 18 pro-teams and 4 by special invitation.

Two new teams are included in the special invitation catregory (along with Europcar and Saur- Sojasun).
The new teams are Orica – Greenedge  from Australia  and Argos – Shimano from Netherlands ( Formerly Project 114i).

Links to all teams, their websites  and Wiki information are below.
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TOUR DE FRANCE TEAMS – INFORMATION LINKS

TEAM WIKIPEDIA INFO LINK OFFICIAL WEBSITE LINK
Ag2r-La Mondiale  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ag2r-La_Mondiale  http://www.cyclisme.ag2rlamondiale.fr/english/index.asp 
FDJ – Big Mat http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FDJ-BigMat  http://www.equipecyclistefdj.fr/   (French only) 
Rabobank   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabobank_(cycling_team)  http://www.rabobank.com/content/about_us/sponsoring/cycling/tab2.jsp
Astana  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Astana_(cycling_team) http://proteam-astana.com/content/Home-page/home_pageUK.php
Garmin Sharp   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garmin-Barracuda http://www.slipstreamsports.com/
Saxo Bank  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Team_Saxo_Bank http://translate.google.co.nz/translate?hl=en&sl=da&u=http://www.team-saxobank.com/&ei=lLMwT9yrGIuemQXiy53eBQ&sa=X&oi=translate&ct=
BMC Racing  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMC_Racing_Team http://www.bmc-racing.com/ch-en/team/index.html?switch=1
Lampre  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lampre-ISD http://www.teamlampre.it/en
Team Sky  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Team_Sky http://www.teamsky.com/
Cofidis  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cofidis_(cycling_team) http://www.equipe-cofidis.com/gb/route/  (French only)
Liquigas-Cannondale  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liquigas-Cannondale http://www.teamliquigascannondale.com/2012/eng/main.php
Katusha  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Team_Katusha http://www.katushateam.com/2012/eng/main.php
Vancansoleil  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vacansoleil-DCM http://www.vacansoleildcm.co.uk/
Lotto-Belisol  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lotto-Belisol http://www.lottobelisol.be/
RadioShack-Nissan-Trek  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RadioShack-Nissan-Trek http://www.radioshacknissantrek.com/
Euskaltel – Euskadi  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euskaltel-Euskadi http://www.fundacioneuskadi.com    ( French / Spanish only )
Omega Pharma-Quick Step   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omega_Pharma-Quick_Step http://www.omegapharma-quickstep.com/
Movistar http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Movistar_Team http://www.movistarteam.com/
     
Europcar  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Team_Europcar http://en.teameuropcar.com/
Saur-Sojasun  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saur-Sojasun http://www.saur-sojasun.com/  (French only)
 Argos Shimano  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argos-Shimano  http://www.1t4i.com/en
Orica – Greenedge Cycling Team http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orica-GreenEDGE http://www.greenedgecycling.com/