Category: "Products"

2015 Seven iDP Protection, Easton Haven 35 Carbon Series Bars and Haven 35 Stem Options

Easton has some new Haven products at Sea Otter that utilize a 35mm clamping area for their aluminum handlebars and carbon fiber handlebars.  Seven iDP has been seen onboard riders like Steve Peat and we get more details from them about their protection products.

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2015 – Spank’s New Spike Direct Mount Stems and Oozy Pedals , Biknd Jetpack Bike Case, and more

We’ve posted up another update from Sea Otter including new stems from Spank along with their new Oozy Pedals. We also take a look at the Biknd Jetcase that has some neat features to securely transporting you bike and more.

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2015 RockShox RS-1 Inverted XC Suspension Fork

Today RockShox sent over some details on their new RS-1. It’s an Inverted 29er XC Suspension fork that is designed to work with their hubshells through ‘Predictive Steering’. Details from RockShox inside.

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2014 Troy Lee Designs D3 Helmet – Carbon and Composite, Pinstripe, Signature Cam Zink and Aaron Gwin Models

If you’re curious to see what the 2014 Troy Lee Designs D3 models look like you can view all of them inside.  There are 8 models available in total for this year with 4 carbon and 4 composite models.  Aaron Gwin and Cam Zink signature D3 models are available for 2014.

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Joby GorillaPod Action Tripod and Action Clamp Locking Arm

Trying to get that right angle in your video can be a challenge at times. Joby sent along some details on some of their new mounts that allow you to attach your helmet camera (and other tripod-accessories to a variety of surfaces easily). With most current top-end helmet camera having wifi, these mounts really help [...]

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2014 SRAM X01 Weights – Cassette, Shifter, Crankset, and more

Curious to see how the SRAM X01 parts compare on the scale? We got a SRAM X01 gruppo and weighed each part on the scale for you all to see.

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Review: 2013 Evil Undead – Part 1

We tested out the latest and greatest carbon downhill bike from the EVIL camp this year called the Undead. A beautiful frame no-doubt but how did it ride and hold up this season for us? Check inside to learn more.

[Review: 2013 Evil Undead]

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2014 Michelin Enduro Tires, Hope Pro 2 Evo updates to 40 points of engagement, Troy Lee Designs D3 / A1 / Clothing

Inside you can see some of the 2014 updates from Hope, Troy Lee Designs, and Michelin. Hope has updated their Pro 2 Evo hub to have 40 points of engagement, Michelin introduces new Enduro tires and compounds, and Troy Lee Designs updates to their lineup. Troy Lee Designs Troy Lee Designs took their big motocross [...]

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2014 Marin 27.5″ lineup – Attack Trail Quad Carbon / Mount Vision / Rocky Ridge

Marin was showcasing their full line of 2014 Mountain Bikes at the Outdoor Demo this year. Check out the details on their new 27.5″ wheeled Attact Trail Quad Carbon model as well as the Mount Vision. These two bikes utilize different suspension designs as they are designed differently to suit different riding goals. Learn more [...]

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2014 Niner – WFO 9, Air 9 Carbon, One 9 RDO

For 2014, Niner has just launched three new bikes. The WFO 9, Air 9 Carbon, and One Nine RDO.  Check out details from Niner inside.

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Nukeproof Mega TR and AM 275 Announced for 2014 – 27.5/650b

Joe Smith, Matt Simmonds and Nigel Page of team Chain Reaction Cycles/Nukeproof recently took delivery of their first samples of the 2014 Nukeproof Mega 275 bikes. The Nukeproof R&D department with input from the team have been developing the bikes over the last 12 months in an effort to constantly evolve and improve the range.

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SRAM Announces X01 – 11speed Drivetrain Announced

SRAM has sent through details on their new X01 drivetrain system. Taking cues from XX1 the X01 gruppo takes what they’ve learned with XX1 and applied it to the new XX1 drivetrain. Check out the details inside from SRAM.

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Review: 2014 Cane Creek Double Barrel Air CS

We have expanded our Cane Creek Double Barrel Air CS report to include some riding impressions. Check it out as well as a video inside detailing what the DBAir CS is all about.

[2014 Cane Creek DBAir CS]

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Specialized – 2014 Storage Water Air Tools (SWAT) Lineup

For 2014, Specialized is selling and equipping select models with Storage, Water, and Air Tools (SWAT). SWAT is intended to provide a clean setup for storage of the key tools we most often use. The SWAT idea is carried throughout a variety of products within road, mountain, and tri. Check out some of the mountain [...]

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2014 Specialized Enduro Expert Evo – Ohlins TTX

Learn more about the 2014 Specialized Enduro Expert Evo inside. Like the high-end Demo model offerings, the 26″ Enduro Expert Evo also gets the Ohlins TTX22M shock as well. In addition to the new shock, the Enduro Expert Evo also get’s SRAM’s new X01 11 speed drivetrain that is pretty awesome.

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2014 Cane Creek Double Barrel Air CS – Climb Switch

Cane Creek has launched a new Double Barrel air shock that gives riders a climbing switch. CS is a climbing mode option that will be available on Double Barrel Air shocks starting September 1st 2013.

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Mavic’s New 2013 Crossmax Enduro Wheelset – 27.5″ / 26″ and Crossmax Enduro Shoes

Mavic has been busy developing a new wheelset and shoe for the Enduro market. Avaiable to suti either 26″ or 27.5″ , the wheel system is designed differently than previous wheels. They utilize a wider front rim as well as other techniques in this new wheel offering. In addition to the new wheel offering, Mavic [...]

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SRAM – BlackBox Athlete Series Components | Hart / Clementz / Smith

SRAM BlackBox athletes help shape and define the products they produce. It seems only apporpiate that they’re now offering some signature handlebars from some of their BlackBox athletes. Check out the bars that Jerome Clementz, Stevie Smith, and Danny Hart have helped develop.

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SRAM Updates 2014 X0 X9 X7 shifters. Announces X7 Clutch Rear Derailleur

SRAM has revamped their trigger shifters (X0, X9, X7). Featuring a new design the shifters feature a zero loss shifting in an all new design. See the details inside from SRAM.

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2014 DVO Jade Rear Shock

We posted up details on the DVO suspension components earlier but missed adding these shots of their Jade rear shock. Check them out inside.

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2013 / 2014 BOS Suspension in North America – Idylle Air, Idylle RaRe, Stoy RaRe, Void, Kirk, and more

BOS has been doing suspension for some time and they know a thing or two about what it takes to go fast. They’ve had some of the fastest riders on their products throughout the years and they’re making a push in North America now that we’re excited to see.

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Renthal Prototype Direct Mount Stem

Prototype parts are always fun to spot and we saw this Renthal prototype stem this weekend at Sea Otter.

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FOX Head – Rampage Pro Carbon Helmet and Attack Ultra Shorts

Check out what FOX has to offer for 2014. Their Rampage Pro Carbon helmet is new this year and you can learn more about it inside.

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Video: 2013 / 2014 Specialized Enduro SX Makes A Return

Specialized has developed a new Enduro SX this year.  It will be available in limited production numbers and is built for gated-racing.  Be sure to watch Gwin, Ropelato, Brosnan, and many others on-board the Enduro SX this weekend at Sea Otter.

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2014 Kona Operator Supreme Carbon Fiber Prototype

Connor Fearon received a new prototype from Kona recently that will be turning heads this season. Kona has given this lucky lad a prototype carbon fiber Kona Operator Supreme downhill bike.

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Preview: 2013 Gamut P30s Chainguide

For 2013, Gamut has revamped their popular P30 chainguide. Inside we take a look at what the revisions they’re performed on their popular P30 chainguide to the new P series S-line of guides.

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Wheelsmith Video – How a Spoke is Made

When the Hayes Bicycle Group purchased Sun Ringle, they wanted to also find a way to source spokes domestically for complete wheels. They purchased Wheelsmith and Asahi ((which was located in Japan at the time), and moved those tools to Milwaukee to make the Wheelsmith spokes you see today. Wheelsmtih spokes are made in the [...]

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2013 crankbrothers Mallet dh/race Pedals Released

If you’re a fan of crankbrothers pedals, they’ve released their Mallet dh/race pedal. We showed you these awhile back onboard Steve Smith’s bike back in April , 2012 and now they’re available for the public to purchase.

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DSP Adds Colors To The Bighorn Hydraulic Seat Post

We recently reviewed the DSP Bighorn on Sicklines and DSP has sent over some pictures of some new colors they’ve been working on. If you’ve got a DSP Bighorn you’ll want to check these new colors out!

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Review: 2012 Nukeproof Scalp Comp

Looking to learn more about the Nukeproof Scalp?  Check out our review on the Scalp inside.

[Review: 2012 Nukeproof Scalp Comp]

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