Parlee Cycles Reviews and News


Parlee Z-Zero road bike review


We take a spin on this high-end made-in-the-USA roadster with 11-speed Dura Ace mechanical drivetrain and Corima Carbon tubulars. Find out how it performed.

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Roundup: New CX bikes from Felt, Polygon, Scott and more


Due to product cycle timing and the increasing popularity of the discipline, the Sea Otter Classic has become the de facto trade show of choice for bike makers to unveil their new cyclocross bikes. Here are nine new bikes that caught our eye.

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First Look: Parlee ESX aero road bike


Well-regarded custom frame builder Parlee set out to create a bike that cheated the wind, but still rode like a traditional road frame. With the ESX, they claim to have succeeded.

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Daily coverage from the 2014 Sea Otter Classic Day 4


Welcome to Day 4 of RoadBikeReview’s daily coverage of the 2014 Sea Otter Classic. We’ll be continually updating this page with photos and beta on all the latest in road bike technology.

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Parlee Announces New for 2012 Z5 SLi Road Bike


Parlee today announced the availability of their all new Z5 SLi road bike. Though the bikes won’t ship until later this year, the que is starting up. The Z5 SLi is based off their wildly successful Z5 frameset. The Z5 SLi is now Parlee’s lightest weight stock bike. The new frameset has been optimized for […]

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NAHBS 2011 – Parlee AC/DC Z5


A custom one off painted Parlee Z5 for a certain customer in Arizona. This Parlee Z5 has been painted and themed with an AC/DC “Back in Black” themed paint job that continues even into the components. Rumored to be the original SRAM Black groupset, this bike made it’s debut at NAHBS weekend.

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NAHBS 2011 – Parlee Cycles


Bob Parlee stops by to show off two bikes, a sweet yclocross bike painted in candy green and a very stealth looking nude carbon road racing bike. Parlee was founded a decade ago by Bob, who’s background was building high performance boats. He started Parlee Cycles to build bicycles exclusively with carbon fiber. His work […]

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Now shipping! – 2010 Parlee Z5


Parlee Cycles is happy to announce it has begun shipping the new for 2010 Parlee Z5. The Z5 is Parlee’s latest frameset – and one of the lightest frames around- weighing in at around 800 grams- and truly embodies all of the hallmark Parlee traits of lively road feel, comfort, fit, light weight and durability. […]

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Equipment to give Fly V Australia p/b Successful Living the Edge


Brisbane, Australia — Ahead of their forthcoming debut in the 2009 Amgen Tour of California, the Fly V Australia p/b Successful Living cycling team have finalised equipment sponsors for season 2009. In announcing a comprehensive list of sponsors, team director, Chris White said, “We are privileged to be able to announce such a fabulous list […]

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