Bike Dealer Camp Reviews and News


Raleigh Offering $10,000-Plus CX Prize Package

Bike maker awarding single season sponsorship package to the highest placed elite rider with no contract in both the men’s and women’s divisions at the Raleigh Midsummer Night’s Cyclocross race on July 25 at DealerCamp in Park City, Utah.

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DealerCamp Announces 2013 Dates, Adds Inaugural Consumer Day

Lifeboat Events announced today the addition of a Consumer Day to the 4th edition of DealerCamp. Thursday, July 25th and Friday, July 26th will be full trade days and Saturday, July 27th will be Consumer Day.

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Fast Forward All Carbon Ghost Wheelset

Fast Forward Wheels, FFWD, displayed their new Ghost wheelset recently at Bike DealerCamp in Deer Valley Utah this past July. Hand built in Holland, the new Ghost wheelset is a full carbon tubular wheelset, weighing in at just 1098 grams for the set. Light as they may be, they do have a rider weight limit […]

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2013 Diamondback Steilacoom RCX Pro Disc

Based out of the pacific northwest, it was not hard for Diamondback engineers to design a cross bike to be at home in some of the wettest, muddiest, gnarliest terrains in the world. The Diamondback Steilacoom RCX Pro Disc is a new offering for 2013. It’s one of two new cross bikes that will be […]

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New From Kryptonite Locks – Mini Chain U-Locks, Transit Series, and 40th Anniversary Ruby Red

Kryptonite will introduce a new integrated security chain in their 2013 line called the Evolution Series 4 mini chain collapsible U-Lock. The collapsible U-Lock gives you the flexibility of a cable, but boast the same security you’d expect from a U-Lock. Available as a 55cm chain, the collapsible U-lock will allow users to be creative […]

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K-Edge Pro Chain Catchers and Garmin Mounts

Tim Kelly of K-Edge shows us the new Road Pro Chain Catcher that made it’s debut yesterday at the London Olympics on Team USA bikes including Kristin Armstrong’s bike. The Pro version improves on the original, with a new locking mechanism to hold the chain catcher in place. Once in place, it allows you the […]

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Scott Sports 2013 Road Lineup – Speedster Aero, Foil and CR1

Scott Sports took the opportunity at DealerCamp 2012 this year to show off their 2013 road bike lineup. The Foil and CR1 continue to sell well, and will remain unchanged for the new model year. Their aluminum offering, the Speedster gets updated for 2013 – taking on a more Aero form. Shown here today, is […]

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Campagnolo Athena EPS Groupset

Martin Kozicki from Camapgnolo North America, shows us the brand new Athena EPS groupset. Announced in Italy just last week, this bike is one of only three bikes in North America with the new price point EPS system. Athena pricing is still being sorted out, but should be very competitive with the competition. Athena EPS […]

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Scott Split Aero TT Helmet

Adrian from Scott Sports shows us the new Scott Split TT Helmet. The aero helmet made it’s debut on the pro tour a few months ago at the Giro di Italia. It continues to be utilized by the Green Edge cycling team, as well as Scott sponsored Triathletes. Tested extensively in the wind tunnel using […]

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Ritchey Road Super Logic Carbon Stem and Evo Curve Carbon Handlebar

Sean shows us the latest offerings from Ritchey on the Super Logic front. A new all carbon stem, utilizing the C260 clamping system, as well as an all new all carbon Evo Curve Carbon handlebar. The Evo Curve bend has been one of Ritchey’s most popular aluminum bars, so it only seemed logical to make […]

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Tifosi Optics Launches 2013 Lineup

Van from Tifosi runs down the upcoming 2013 lineup of optics from the Georgia based eyewear company. The Podium, in stores June 2012, allows an unobstructed line of vision for the wearer, a great advantage for triathlon

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Bike DealerCamp 2011 – Cervelo S5 Aero Road Bike

Cervelo announced the new Aero S5 shortly before the start of the Tour de France this past July. It’s a culmination of 10 years of design and testing of aero road bikes. Cervelo says it’s a faster, stiffer, and lighter frame than the S3. When you’re riding a bike the single biggest factor slowing you […]

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Bike DealerCamp 2011 – Scott Updates Plasma 2

Adrian Montgomery from Scott Sports gives us an update on a small change to the Plasma 2 Aero TT bike. Gone is the integrated seat post – instead an adjustable one replaces it. Making traveling and test rides that much easier.

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DealerCamp 2011 – Easton Unveils Road Tubeless Wheelset EA90 RT

Easton recently unveiled their latest wheelset the EA90 RT, the first ever road tubeless wheelset from Easton. Easton engineers recognized the opportunity to bring the improved ride quality and better corning traction to the road lineup using the same technology that’s made their UST mountain bike wheels so popular. The wheelset comes in at 1550 […]

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DealerCamp 2011 – Michelin Pro 4 Road Clincher Tire Lineup

Michelin recently launched their new line of Pro 4 road clincher tires during the Tour de France. The Pro 4 line of tires includes the Pro 4, Pro 4 Comp, and the Pro 4 Endurance. The Pro 4 will use same casing as the outgoing Pro 3 tire, but for Pro 4 Michelin focused on […]

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DealerCamp 2011 – First Look at Tern Folding Bicycles

Tern Bicycles spread its wings for the first time just over a month and a half ago, and the first samples have just shown up on North American soil. We got some eye candy of a few of the bikes in the range. Specs and prices should be announced closer to Eurobike though.

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DealerCamp 2011 – Scott Sports Introduces Metrix Flat Bar Road Bike

New for the upcoming 2012 road bike lineup for Scott Sports is an all new flat bar bike named the Metrix. The Metrix is hybrid commuter designed just for the US market. It’s designed with road bike geometry to give it a crisp quick feel, but with a taller headtube to keep riders in a […]

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DealerCamp 2011 – Ultegra Di2 Finally Lands in North America

Shimano displayed their latest Ultegra 6700 groupset with Di2 shifting today at DealerCamp in Deer Valley Utah. We’re told it’s one of only two Ultegra Di2 groupsets in the US at the moment, with full aftermarket rollout estimated for late 2011. So how does it shift? Exactly like it’s Dura Ace counterpart is what Shimano […]

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DealerCamp 2011 – Wahoo Fitness to Add Strava Data

DealerCamp has begun and one of the first booths you’ll see when walking into the expo entrance is that of Wahoo Fitness. They’ve been busy since we last spoke to them, soon their app will start communicating with the popular Strava website and allow you to track yourself real time against some of the fastest […]

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