26 ain't dead, according to Cotic at least

26 ain't dead, according to Cotic at least

Somehow wheel size debates still rage in the depths of the internet, like a burning coal seam that just won't extinguish despite being hosed with water for, what, a decade now? Many thought 26-inch wheels had been doused with so much water that they'd drowned in a pool of 27.5in and 29in hoops, but there are a few brands, Cotic included, who have kept a few 26-inch embers glowing bright. Does anyone really miss 26-inch wheels? How does wheel size affect mountain bike performance The BFe is Cotic's hardcore hardtail, which basically means it's built tough, slack(ish) and low, and is designed for everything from dirt jumps to tanking down gnarled descents. The BFe26 is the 26in wheeled variant of the bike, and Cotic has just refreshed the design and taken delivery of a fresh batch. It might seem an odd bike to release these days, I can't actually think ...

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