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  1. Cyclocross
    I got my first look at Civilian bicycles this past Spring at the Sea Otter Classic and I also checked out their latest bike at Interbike. I met with Civilian's founder, designer and creator Tyson Hart who was showing his new cyclocross bike called the "Vive Le Roi" (pronounced "vee-va la wah"...
  2. Components, Wrenching
    When the pedal is engaged, the result is a smooth, more aero surface. Speedplay killed two proverbial birds with one stone with its new-for-2015 walkable aero pedal system. Company front man Richard Bryne says the project was initially two projects, "but at a certain point it merged into one...
  3. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    Long gone are the days when what you wore while riding had more to do with fashion than form. Today's top-end cycling apparel boasts a host of functional features that protect riders from the wind, weather, cars and crashes. Here are 10 new products that caught our eye during trade show season...
  4. Components, Wrenching
    Three words sum up the current direction of road bike wheel technology: wide, tubeless, disc. Indeed, nearly every wheel maker showing off new wares during the recently wrapped up trade show season was ticking at least two of these boxes, aiming to capitalize on the growing trend toward...
  5. General Cycling Discussion
    BH Ultralight EVO Spain's BH Bikes makes its play for a spot in the "lightest bike" conversation with the new Ultralight EVO, claimed size medium frame weight 690 grams with no rider weight limit. Frame features include a full carbon front derailleur mount, BB386 bottom bracket, 1.125-1.5-inch...
  6. General Cycling Discussion
    "What's the coolest thing you saw?" We hear that question after every trade show. The following--in our humble collective opinion--represents the newest, coolest and most interesting stuff our combined Mtbr and RoadBikeReview crew came across throughout the course of the 2014 Interbike and...
  7. Components, Wrenching
    Mio is a brand that we are familiar with because we reviewed the Mio Alpha strapless heart rate monitor on our sister site Mtbr.com a while back. At Interbike, Mio was showing their latest product called the Velo. The Velo is a wristband for cyclists that measures heart rate continously with EKG...
  8. Cyclocross
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/?attachment_id=56906" rel="attachment wp-att-56906"> Sharp looks and unique modular rear dropouts are the hallmarks of the Van Dessel Full Tilt Boogie cross steed. Photo by Jason Sumner Van Dessel Full Tilt Boogie Instead of waiting around for...
  9. General Cycling Discussion
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/?attachment_id=56917" rel="attachment wp-att-56917"> Sony now has two Action Cameras, the AS100V and the small AS1VR. They are shown in the photo side by side, illustrating how small the AS1VR is. The bigger AS100V weighs in at 92 grams and costs...
  10. General Cycling Discussion
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/?attachment_id=56886" rel="attachment wp-att-56886"> You've probably seen Feedback Sports' classic 10-foot long A-Frame bike rack at events-you know, the kind where you hang your bike by the saddle nose or handlebars? The company says they get...
  11. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    Voler updates their 2015 line with new offerings in mountain bike and triathlon categories as well as improvements to their Black Label road apparel line. Video: Highlights from Voler's 2015 cycling apparel line httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aw9hGG5FKNQ&feature=youtu.be Voler eCommerce...
  12. Components, Wrenching
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/RBR_IB_Hiplock_DC_Cover.jpg"> British industrial designers John Abrahams and Ben Smith share a mutual contempt for carrying unwieldy bike locks. Inspired by bike messengers and urban riders who circumvented the problem...
  13. General Cycling Discussion
    RacerMate CompuTrainer, Velotron trainer and new Open Source Network for developers to write software for use with the CompuTrainer are featured at Interbike. Video: RacerMate CompuTrainer, SpinScan software and Open Source Network software applications...
  14. Cyclocross
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/?attachment_id=56723" rel="attachment wp-att-56723"> For the bog hopper with a bottomless budget, well-regarded German frame maker Marcus Storck has just the thing for you. Meet Storck's new T.I.X. (this is cross) cyclocross frame dressed with a...
  15. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    DannyShane presents their proprietary, eco-friendly 50% polyester and 50% Bamboo White Ash (BWA) fabric for their Performance jerseys and polos and their new Urban collection for the commute, workplace and lifestyle. Video: Bamboo Performance jerseys and polos and Urban and down jackets...
  16. General Cycling Discussion
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/?attachment_id=56604" rel="attachment wp-att-56604"> The new Search XR from Norco. Adventure bikes. Gravel road bikes. Endurance bikes with big tires. Call them what you want, but there is no denying that this new segment is here to stay. Add the...
  17. General Cycling Discussion
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/?attachment_id=56442" rel="attachment wp-att-56442"> Add Michelin to the growing number of companies offering gravel road riding specific product. The giant tire maker has rolled out a beefier 28c version of its popular PRO4 Endurance tire to go...
  18. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    <a href="https://www.roadbikereview.com/reviews/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/RBR_IB_Chrome_Warm_Multi2.jpg"> Chrome Industries debuted their new Warm series reversible vest and jackets that can be warn with the reflective, safety orange side out for riding, then reversed to show off its more...
  19. General Cycling Discussion
    New 2015 saddles and gloves featuring CPC technology and My Own fitting system to find your perfect saddle in the Prologo lineup. Video: 2015 Zero C3, Scratch 2 CPC, Zero III CPC saddles, CPC gloves and new My Own saddle fitting system...
  20. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    San Diego-based Canari Cyclewear manufactures a full range of custom and retail cycling gear, including souvenir and licensed options. Video: Canari custom and retail cycling apparel httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LpFezGK1psw&feature=youtu.be Canari Brand Manager Erik Dekold takes a moment...
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