Mekk Pinerolo SE O.1 review

Mekk Pinerolo SE O.1 review

Mekk is the new kid on the British cycling scene, but its two founders — Mark Edwards and Ken Knight — are long-time leading British cycling industry figures. They have created a range of 13 aluminium and carbon road bikes, of which the Pinerolo SE 0.1 is the least expensive. Road bikes 2019: the future of road cycling Best gravel and all-road bikes of 2018 It comes with 8-speed Shimano Claris, but in an older incarnation rather than the newest R2000. Instead of the cabling being hidden underneath the bar tape, the gear cables dangle in front. Aesthetically it’s less elegant, but the shifting action is light, both ways across the cassette and from the small to large chainring, which surprised me. The levers are a slightly different shape, too; the newer ones have been beefed up, their extra width a more natural fit for your fingers than this earlier, ...

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