SRAM sent over some news of an agreement among six suspension companies (Cane Creek, DVO, RockShox, Manitou, XFusion, and SR Suntour.) on metric shock sizing. Hopefully we hear more good things about this agreement in the future so that shock compatibility and frame issues quickly become an issue of the past.
Be sure to read part 2 of our Intense Spider 275C review.
[Review: 2016 Intense Spider 275C]
Earlier this year Intense invited us to their Spider 275C launch where we got a chance to experience the latest and greatest Intense bike. The new Spider is available in various build specifications (Factory, Pro, Expert, and Foundation) and inside we’ve captured a lot of detail shots for you in the first part of the […]
Blackburn has a new multitool available that features 13 tools in a compact layout. It contains most of the common tools to interface with modern bicycle components, and oriented in the best way for their intended use. Details inside.
Specialized sent over some details about their efforts in reducing counterfeit parts that have popped up online. They’ve identified some road handlebars inside you can take a look at but hopefully this gets nipped in the bud quickly and doesn’t extend to additional products as that isn’t a good thing for consumers. Details inside from […]
Specialized created a new video of their their Tubo Levo FSR 6fattie taking on a famous area for mountain biking, Finale, Ligure with Sam Benedict. Is this the future of mountain biking? How will this affect trail access? Will it bring more people into cycling? Allow all riders to ride longer and further? The future […]
The 2017 Devinci Wilson Carbon is here. Learn more about it inside and see what they’re offering with their latest update to the Wilson family.
Today SRAM has announed XX1 and X01 EAGLE™ DRIVETRAINS. 1×12, all new components, revised chainring profile, flow link (chain link), a 500% range, a new 10-50t cassette, and much more. Details inside from SRAM.
2017 Truvativ Components: Carbon Cranks, Truvativ DH Aluminum Crankset, Carbon Handlebars, Alloy, and more
TRUVATIV beamed over some new details on their 2017 DESCENDANT components. Learn more about them inside.
Deity has a new video of Spencer Graf in the Coast Gravity Park. Check it out inside for some motivation to get on your bike today!
Team CRC PayPal have just returned home from their latest training camp in Malaga, see what they got up to in their latest edit.
If you want an inside view on Sam Reynolds, UR has beamed over a video link that is live for 48hours that documents their team mate in a great video.
OneUp Components sent over details on their latest 50t Shark chainring which allows for a wide 10-50t range out of your 11-speed drivetrain.
Intense sent over some details on their M16 Expert Build that is now available.
If you’re worried about your bike being solen ABUS has a lock you might be intersted in called The Brooklyn Chain A.P. Check it out inside.
The official release of the new Devinci 120mm trail bike called the Django is here. Details inside.
The UR Team sent over their latest video from Crankworx Rotorua. Check it out inside.
Video: Matt Hunter on an Electric Mountain Bike – 2016 Specialized Turbo Levo FSR 6Fattie SWorks, Expert, Comp
If there’s one quick way to get someone to watch an E-bike video you just need to put Matt Hunter on it. Follow Matt Hunter as he puts the all-new Turbo Levo FSR through its paces in Finale Ligure, Italy.
Our Castle sent over some details on a new waterproof bag they’ve launched called the 30L Lewis duffle. Check it out inside.
United Ride has just finished their annual team camp down here in Queenstown, New Zealand . The team house , now complete with its own pump track was the perfect base to get things going for 2016. Details inside from United Ride.
Polar sent through some updates to their V650 features and launches a new Strava bundle for consumers. Customers who purchase a Polar V650 + Strava bundle from March 9 through April 30 receive a two-month Strava Premium membership. Details inside form Polar.
Team Chain Reaction Cycles PayPal, one of the most exciting pro mountain bike teams on the circuit, remain unchanged for 2016 with Australian downhill legend Sam Hill, Welsh rippers Mike Jones and Joe Smith plus Elliott Heap in the Junior category.
Crankworx Rotorua has kicked off and the whip-off and Enduro events have completed. Check out the details inside.
The Enduro World Series is pleased to announce a new round of qualifying events that will offer riders a clear pathway on to the world stage. Details inside from the EWS.
If you’re a fan of Supercross and haven’t seen the Chasing the Dream series be sure to watch the first one inside. Follow along with Dungey in episode #1.
Urban downhill racing has shifted from being a slightly awkward but spectacular sideshow to a mainstay of many pro riders’ off-seasons. Dirt tracks are left behind for rich urban landscapes where mountain bikers charge through meaty stair-sets, backyard allies, and rooftop gaps with harsh landings that would leave most broken on the ground. Oh, and […]
The video focuses around the character of the trail, and listening to the mountains voice. Regarded as a climb with some super technical sections, Fab’s goal was to clean the entire ride while connecting with the terrain in a different way. It’s pretty fun and the scenery and trail look awesome.
2017 Shimano Updates : 11-46t cassette, DCE profiled tooth chainring, and a Shimano Quick Link Finally!
Today Shimano has announced a number of updates to their lineup including an 11-46t cassette, updated 1×11 DCE profiled chainring for better retention, and a quick link chain link for their 11 speed drivetrains.
Troy Lee Designs has upped their helmet game and have made revisions to the D3 inside and out. Learn more about the updates and see all the new colors for 2016 inside.