Sky's Peter Kennaugh cruised to a solo win on stage 7 at Critérium du Dauphiné on Saturday.
The British team could be a threat in every stage race it starts this season, thanks to some new signees over the winter.
Froome opens season with a victory down under
Several notable riders are left off the team's lineup, including American veteran Danny Pate
Peter Kennaugh overpowers Mark Cavendish in the British road championships
Global Cycling Network takes a look at the special national champion's gear Peter Kennaugh and Eric Marcotte enjoyed as reigning champs
The British national champion's Pinarello has a dual personality with a singular purpose: go fast at the Critérium du Dauphiné.
The Frenchman takes the stage victory in a sprint finish at the end of the 173km route
British national champion Peter Kennaugh attacks 2km from the line to win the opening stage of the 2015 Critérium du Dauphiné
Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe (Etixx-Quick-Step) is sitting in good position among the main GC protagonists in California