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Sixteen of the best aero road bikes

Among claims of increased stiffness, lower weight and improved aero efficiency, Pinarello took an approach to designing the Dogma F10 that would’ve …

Road Bikes

Rolled and Reviewed: Silca Premio Seat Roll Adopts Boa Closure for Saddle Bags

<i>Despite what some people say saddle bags, new internet sensation Phil Gaimon recently informed us that yes, professional bike racers also use in-ride</i> …

Cyclo-cross

The Best New Road Bikes Designed to Go Anywhere

Remember the good old days, circa five years ago, when road bikes were for pavement and mountain bikes were for dirt? The advent of the “gravel bike” changed all that. Today, road bikes have evolved into a giant, protracted continuum. There’s everything from disc-equipped race machines meant solely …

​Fastest Road Bikes of the 2017 Tour de France

These are the crazy-light, insanely-fast, obsessively designed bikes that Tour teams are counting on to propel their riders to victory<p>Each year, the Tour de France provides us with our first chance to see the latest tech from some of the world’s most popular bike companies. And the 2017 edition is …

Tour de France

The most technologically advanced bike at the Tour de France is made by a German company that's coming to America and sells direct online only — and it could give veterans Trek and Specialized a run for their money

<b>BELFORT, France —</b> The most technologically advanced bike at the Tour de France, the world's biggest cycling race, is Alexander Kristoff's Canyon Aeroad CF SLX with disc brakes, SRAM eTap, and ZIPP 454 NSW wheels.<p>Canyon is a German consumer-direct brand that manufactures a variety of bicycles and is …

Tour de France

AR glasses will quench your ride-stat thirst

The bike I was riding to test a new set of AR glasses was probably a bit too small for me. Also, it was a typical San Francisco summer day, so it was cold and windy, and, like an idiot, I left my jacket upstairs. But none of that mattered, because I was peering into the future of biking. The best …

Merida Reacto CF2 offers more affordable (and more adjustable) aerodynamic package

Merida’s new Reacto CF4 might be the sexier bike of the two, but the Reacto CF2 shouldn’t be ignored. Like many halo bikes, the Reacto line’s third …

July 2017 Bike Commuter Gear

We have rounded up some more practical and functional accessories to turn your commute more pleasant. Some cool stuff that´ll make the time you spend …

Fish

Exclusive: Cybersecurity Startup Darktrace Worth $825 Million After New Funding

Darktrace, a hot cybersecurity startup that touts using artificial intelligence to identify and block digital attacks, was privately valued at $825 …

Venture Capital

Two guys did a coast-to-coast ‘Cannonball Run’ in a Tesla Model S for a new record

51 hours and 47 minutes<p>On July 1st at 11:30 pm PT, two friends, Jordan Hart and Bradly D'Souza, left Redondo Beach, California, in a 2015 midnight silver Tesla Model S, and proceeded east. Fifty-one hours and 47 minutes later, they arrived at a garage on E. 31st Street in New York City, claiming to …

New York City

Colnago V2-R, the top-shelf Italian monocoque road bike revamped

Colnago has just released an updated monocoque frameset of their top-shelf road race bike. Building on the success of the previous generation …

Road Bikes

​Cannondale’s Latest Synapse Road Bike Offers More Capability in a High-Performance Package

​The 2018 version gets more tire clearance, new bar-stem adjustability, and asymmetric design<p>Cannondale’s Synapse first debuted in 2006. Since then, there have been several updates to this endurance road bike. The Synapse has appeared in numerous WorldTour level races, and Cannondale’s professional …

Road Bikes

​Check Out Chris Froome's Pinarello Dogma F10

The Tour de France favorite's super bike has a few surprising custom touches​<p>Team Sky’s Chris Froome is attempting to win his fourth Tour de France in a row aboard the Pinarello Dogma F10. Launched in January, the F10 is an update to the successful Dogma F8 and features improved aerodynamics and a …

Chris Froome

Chapter2 releases their long awaited TERE aero road bike

After years of development, Chapter2 Bikes has finally launched their aerodynamic Tere road bike. We saw a sneak peek earlier this year of what was …

Carbon Fiber

PC17: Thule carries all the kids with Yepp Nexxt Mini/Maxi, Chariot Cross trailer, plus Weekender bag, Double Track Pro rack, more

Now more than ever, Thule is all about the active lifestyle. Having expanded far past their original car racks and auto accessories, Thule continues …

Shopping

All The Devils Are Here: Bombtrack Tempest

The catalogue of models available from Germany’s Bombtrack has included some popular and versatile machines for the past couple of years now, like the road-going Tempest. It’s a frame that suits a higher spec than the stock offering, like this one.<p>The Bombtrack website lists the Tempest adorned …

The Tempest

First Ride: The all new Specialized Diverge with Future Shock

Vernon, New Jersey probably isn’t one of the first places to pop into your mind when you think gravel bikes. Serving as the location for the …

Multi-tools

The 7 Best Bar Tapes for Cyclists

Our experts pick the top tapes for grip, style, comfort, and more<p>Bar tape is the unsung hero of every rider’s cycling life. It provides an essential contact point with your bike, and is one sure-fire way to make your bike feel like new.<p>Traditionally, road handlebars were wrapped in white cloth …

Cycling

The Man-Machine gets stylized with Canyon x Kraftwerk limited edition road bike

Kraftwerk was a pioneer in electronica, so it’s no stretch to see this custom painted and extremely limited Canyon CF SLX Ultimate road bike equipped …

Fuji SL 2.1 Disc review

The quest for the ultralight road bike seems to be never ending, and with each new release, brands are continually trying to shed weight while still …

Gold Coast

Historic first: A double-disc Tour de France time trial bike

Alberto Bettiol won't win the opening time trial of the Tour de France, but he could make history as the first rider to race a Tour TT on disc brakes …

Tour de France

Ryders Eyewear packs every feature you need into FYRE lenses

Ryders’ AntiFog hydrophilic coating was introduced last year and immediately disperses moisture so fast that you can’t even fog them up by breathing …

Cycling

Cinelli Zydeco Cyclocross/Gravel Bike: A Fresh Look

Like Boyd Cycling, Cinelli is a bike company that was founded by a former bike racer. However, whereas Boyd is relatively new, Cinelli dates back to …

Tech of the week: new bikes announced and ridden from Spesh, Colnago, Look and more

<b>As the Tour de France got ready to roll, it was a bumper week for new bike launches last week. Here’s our run through of all the newest bike tech</b><p>New …

Road Bikes

Merida balances aerodynamics, comfort, and control with third gen Reacto and Reacto Disc CF4

If you could make your bike faster without sacrificing anything, would you do it? Right now most of us are probably thinking, ‘duh, of course.’ Free …

Road Bikes

Orbea Orca Aero slips into the aerodynamic road bike fray

The latest generation of Orbea’s top-level road racing Orca OMR had brought a few aero improvements when it was introduced last fall in both rim & …

Grand Tours

Tailored-to

<i>Ditch the overpriced hotel chains. Accommodations (and trip planning) tailored to triathletes are our favorite new travel trend.</i><p>Race travel was …

Hospitality

​Check Out Peter Sagan's Custom Specialized S-Works Tarmac

Strength Training