Bicycles

Bicycle Pannier Bag

Bicycle Pannier Basket<p><b>Keep your belongings safe and organized while riding your bike with this practical Bicycle Pannier Basket.</b><p><b>You can get yours</b> …

​Tested: Diamondback Podium Vitesse Di2 Disc

A race-ready disc brake bike with aero touches​<p>The Diamondback Podium Vitesse Di2 Disc is designed to provide an aerodynamic platform for road racing. “We definitely took an aero approach to the bike,” says vice president of product development Michael Brown. The brand used its Serios TT bike as a …

The Best Mountain Bikes of 2017

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated with new picks for 2017. You can find last year’s picks on Page 2.<p>From wet, loose, loamy soil to …

Mountains

Tech of the week: new bikes from Spesh, Lapierre and Bianchi and more

<b>Specialized has been making news this week with a trio of bike launches, but we’ve also had new machines from Bianchi and Lapierre</b><p>New road, gravel …

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Bianchi gets aero with the Aria

The latest Celeste addition to Bianchi’s line up is the Aira, an aero roadie that, according to the Italian brand, is based on a highly aero frame …

Mountains

Cervelo R-Series road bikes reinvented as lighter, stiffer & more aero race machines

After 30 months of testing and back and forth with Team Dimension Data riders, Cervelo has released all-new R5 and R3 road bikes that brings them up …

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Basso Venta review

Basso bikes are lesser known in the UK next to rival Italian brands, the Bianchis, Pinarellos, Colnagos and Wiliers of this world. The 40-year-old …

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The Best Kids' Bikes of 2017

From shredding the sidewalk to mastering the road and trails—we've rounded up 13 awesome bikes for young cyclists

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Staff Rides - Mike Levy's Rocky Mountain Element

Scrolling through the comment section of one of my reviews or tech articles often reveals a "show us your own bike" type of remark. It's something …

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2018 Rocky Mountain Altitude Carbon 70

For several years, the Altitude stood alone at the top of their heap as the longest travel trail bike in Rocky Mountain's lineup. The Slayer was on …

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Diamondback Sync 4.0 (2017) review

A seriously sleek package.<p>In association with Sombrio<p>The Diamondback Sync is the latest addition to the Diamondback family range of alloy hardtails. …

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Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay Carbon 70 first ride review

Rocky Mountain has a new e-bike on the market, and it stands out. Eschewing many of the issues other manufactures have battled with, thanks to the …

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Bianchi Oltre XR4 review

The Oltre’s previous XR, XR1 and XR2 iterations toyed with aerodynamics, but the XR4 has gone all the way. Bianchi borrowed the hourglass head tube …

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First Ride: New Cervelo R5

ROTA D’IMAGNA, Italy (VN) — <i>VeloNews</i> first spotted Cervelo’s new R5 in Dubai with a distinct paint job to mask its feature, and then Team Dimension …

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Cervelo Unveils Major Updates to Its R Series

The redeveloped R3 and R5 get increased stiffness, thru axles, and the ability to accommodate wider tires<p>Cervelo’s R series has been around for quite a while. The R3 was first launched in 2005, and since then, it has gone through several redesigns and a few different iterations such as the R3-Mud …

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June’s best tech: Wahoo Elemnt Bolt, Kalf clothing, massive bike locks and the Pinarello Dogma F10

Next up: Five beginner tips for setting up your Garmin (video)<p>5<p>Each month we bring you some top tech – anything and everything – from the cycling …

The Pinarello F8 Is Now up to 40% Off

Here's your excuse to buy one of the best road racing frames in the world<p>If you’ve been waiting for an excuse to buy one of the best road-racing frames in the world, now you have one: The Pinarello Dogma F8 is 22 to 40 percent off at Competitive Cyclist right now. Take note: We don't know how long …

Tour de France

10 Bahrain-Merida bikes stolen ahead of Hammer Series race in the Netherlands

<b>Vincenzo Nibali's team have 10 of their bikes stolen in the Netherlands ahead of the Hammer Series race</b><p>Nine Merida Warp time trial bikes and a Merida …

Netherlands

Raleigh Superbe continues to evolve as classy step through city bike, now shipping direct with Ready Ride

Raleigh and the Superbe go way back, so it’s no surprise to see newer models keeping the nostalgia going. This time, unlike the bike we saw at …

Raleigh

Rocky Mountain designs in-house drive unit for Altitude Powerplay e-MTB

Canadian outfit Rocky Mountain has jumped aboard the e-MTB train with its new Altitude Powerplay pedal assisted trail bike.<p>Can e-bikes save the bike …

Mountains

Orbea Orca M11i LTD review

The latest Orca’s lines are more, well, normal, than some Orcas of old, which stood out with angular tube shapes and profiles that may have defeated …

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Review: Orbea Occam TR M10

A new kind of weapon from Orbea<p>Despite Orbea’s literal history in making weapons, I didn’t expect its Occam TR to be such a figurative one. You read …

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Rocky Mountain built their own motor for Altitude Powerplay e-MTB

The most normal looking e-MTB yet?<p>The Rocky Mountain Altitude Powerplay uses a motor designed by Rocky Mountain themselves. The result is just like …

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Rocky Mountain mountain bikes get electric with Altitude Powerplay e-MTB

Just a few weeks back Rocky Mountain introduced a new Altitude trail bike, but apparently they have had an e-bike version waiting in the wings. For …

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What 'standard' really, really grinds your 8/9/10/11spd gears?

Standards… is there a greater oxymoron in the cycling industry? As soon as news comes around that manufacturer X has brought about change Y to make …

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First Look: 2018 Trek Session

All new carbon framesets for both 27.5 and 29 inch wheels for Trek's downhill race bike<p>Trek has formally unveiled the details of their latest production downhill bike, the Session. Publicly tested by Trek’s professional race team for months, the new bike is a refinement of an already-successful …

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Show Where You Go

I can’t count on two hands how many times I’ve used the appropriate hand signals to indicate the direction I’m turning on my bicycle… because the …

Design

Raizin Hell: Kimura Cycleworks Ciel Tourer

In a world of fancy paint work and electronic groupsets, it’s easy to forget about what lies underneath it all: the craft of the frame builder and their skill with the torch, their heat control and finishing. It takes a bike like this tourer by Kimura Cycleworks to remind us.<p>Yuji Kimura is an …

Raleigh Stuntman might get the iE treatment, plus new ebikes from Raleigh and Izip are one and the same

One of the more interesting ebikes on display at Sea Otter turns out to be one that may or may not be headed to production. In a display that may …

Raleigh

Buyer's Guide 2017: Raleigh Roker Comp

Unlike the famous TV personality, this Roker probably doesn’t care what the weather is like. Rain or shine, Raleigh’s top-of-the-line all-road rig is …

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