MET Trenta 3K helmet review: Aero and airy
Aero helmets are widely regarded as being one of the most cost-efficient ways to squeeze out some extra speed. I’ve used a lot of them over the years, and almost without exception, they’re invariably an exercise in compromise. The MET Trenta 3K, on the other hand, seems to sacrifice virtually nothing in its quest for … The post MET Trenta 3K helmet review: Aero and airy appeared first on CyclingTips .
Alpkit Airo 180 sleep mat review
A good balance of weight and comfort for milder bivvying and bikepacking 9/10
Rad Power Bikes dismisses suit against Bam Power Bikes
SEATTLE (BRAIN) — Rad Power Bikes dropped its lawsuit filed against an Arizona electric vehicle company on Wednesday that sold e-bikes under the Bam Power Bikes brand. A Rad Power Bikes spokeswoman said the company dismissed the case after the B am Power Bikes' website taken offline and copyright infringements were removed. In addition to the copyright infringements, the lawsuit filed in April stated Bam Power infringed on Rad Power's designs on its website. Bam Power, owned by JHR Electric Transport, also was accused of making false advertising claims. It did not file responses to the complaints with the court. The alleged copyright infringements included Rad's bike measurements graphic on its website, its homepage tagline, "Built for Everything, Priced for Everyone" (which was repeated exactly on the Bam homepage), and other website elements, including its customer review page and consumer-direct pricing page. Rad Power claimed that Bam Power misled customers ...
Öhlins brand new RFX36 fork, a bonkers linkage bike and Giro’s new Tyrant lid
And an on-bike iPhone holder by SP Connect
Road tubeless finally comes of age | Redesigned Schwalbe Pro One released
Revamped tubeless tyre said to faster and lighter, with improved puncture protection and durability
Elite Fly MTB 550 water bottle review
A superb, lightweight water bottle that'll stop you drinking what you've been riding through 10/10
Liv ditches 27.5-inch wheels and goes all-in on 29er wheels for 2020 Pique XC bike
Top-end Liv with Fox Live Valve comes in at a heady $12,300
Intense gives the Primer trail bike three wheelsize options
The Primer is the catch-all trail bike from Intense, with 27.5in, 29in and 29/27.5in mullet versions available
The Radon Slide Trail is a fresh 140mm 29er that starts at just €2,499
Three new trail-shredding models from value bike company
Santa Cruz adds 10mm travel and heaps of radness to the 2020 Tallboy
Geometry brought up to date and flip chips added to all-round short travel shredder
Spomenik hunters in the land of the Macedons
Across the lands that once belonged to Yugoslavia lie hundreds of strange, brutalist monuments to nationhood. CyclingTips contributor Tom Owen set out on a journey through the wilds of North Macedonia to hunt these haunting ‘spomeniks’ and explore Europe’s ragged fringes. The post Spomenik hunters in the land of the Macedons appeared first on CyclingTips .
Five cool things coming soon from Hunt, Shutt Velo Rapide, Forme, Enervit and Altuvita
Some of our top picks from the road.cc test pile this week, with reviews coming soon...
Shimano releases indoor-specific cycling shoes
IC5 and IC3 SPD-compatible shoe designed specifically for spin classes and indoor training
Merida Silex 6000+ 2020 gravel bike: first-ride review
First announced for the 2018 season, the Merida Silex is the Taiwanese mega-manufacturer’s take on the do-it-all gravel segment. It’s a bike that’s available in both alloy and carbon variants, and new for 2020, a 650B-wheeled version of the latter. While it’s not a new bike, we hadn’t ridden one, until now. While attending the … The post Merida Silex 6000+ 2020 gravel bike: first-ride review appeared first on CyclingTips .
Jonathan Vaughters' guide to building a WorldTour squad, Tour de l'Avenir preview - podcast
Hello and welcome to the Cyclingnews podcast. This week we have three exclusive interviews just for you with Jonathan Vaughters, Alex Howes and French journalist Pierre Carrey all featuring on the episode. First up, just to remind you, our friends at Sportful have come up with a 20% discount on all products at sportful.com . All you have to do is head to their website and use the code: cyclingnews20. This deal is in place throughout all of August. Sticking with Sportful, we still have two Bahrain-Merida jerseys signed by Vincenzo Nibali to give away. All you have to do to win is go to our iTunes page and give us a review. We'll pick the two lucky winners later this month. We start with Jonathan Vaughters and a similar theme to last week’s transfer special. In this interview, Vaughters talks about what he looks for in a rider, the ...
2020 Trek Fuel EX drops Full Floater suspension, gets progressive geometry and onboard storage
The trail-orientated Fuel EX gets a modern makeover to appeal to more riders with a broad range of build kits and new features
Save 30% on Gore’s C5 Gore-Tex Shakedry 1985 Jacket
Evans Cycles drops price to £175 on navy jacket
Upside bike rack review: an inverted carrier from Down Under
Growing up in Australia often meant endless hours cruising highways on the way to a holiday spot that somehow still looked like home. I remember counting cars, caravans and motorbikes, and occasionally, we’d pass a car, typically a flogged Holden Commodore or banged-up Volvo, with an upside-down bicycle tied against the roof, wheels spinning faster … The post Upside bike rack review: an inverted carrier from Down Under appeared first on CyclingTips .
MBUK August 2019 issue on sale now
Pick up the latest issue of MBUK in shops now or subscribe and save!
Specialized Pathfinder Pro gravel tyre: a visual report card
Specialized is one of the mainstream originators of the ambiguously defined gravel category, with a broad and growing range of adventure-oriented products on offer. The brand’s new Pathfinder Pro 2Bliss Ready tyre is Specialized’s latest gravel tyre, and at face value, seems one of its most versatile offerings yet. The brand claims it “delivers the … The post Specialized Pathfinder Pro gravel tyre: a visual report card appeared first on CyclingTips .