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  1. Components, Wrenching
    Our test whip was this stealth Cannondale SuperSix Evo with SRAM Red eTap drivetrain and the very high end ($3100) Zipp 404 NSW carbon fiber wheels. Hard not to enjoy the ride (click to enlarge). The first thing you notice about a SRAM Red eTap equipped bike isn't how smooth or easily it...
  2. General Cycling Discussion
    Jeff Zell is one of the nicest guys in the business! New tires for 2016 (click to enlarge). At this year's Sea Otter Classic, the RoadBikeReview booth was right next to our good friend, Jeff Zell who is the Brand Manager for Panaracer. They have some exciting developments with the release of...
  3. Components, Wrenching
    Buyers of this new drivetrain will certainly stand out from the crowd at their next coffee shop ride. After first telling you about Rotor's new hydraulic-actuated shifting system last summer, we have gotten our first up-close look at the drivetrain that was a six years in development. The first...
  4. General Cycling Discussion
    The man himself, Joe Breeze poses with his new gravel grinder called the Inversion (click to enlarge). We caught up with Joe Breeze and his Breezer Bikes brand at the Sea Otter Classic to check out his latest creation, a gravel grinder called the Inversion. This is an early look at a model year...
  5. General Cycling Discussion
    The C13 is the first carbon rail saddle offering from Brooks. They also make a variety of high quality cycling bags. (click to enlarge) Celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, Brooks was in business before the modern bicycle was invented. Many cyclists are familiar with the classic Brooks...
  6. Components, Wrenching
    Company CEO and co-founder Chris Guillemet says genesis of his business was inspiration that sprung from frustration (click to enlarge). A few years ago, Vancouver resident Chris Guillemet was a frustrated cyclist. Family, career, and the general constraints of life made it hard to find time...
  7. General Cycling Discussion
    The top men's rider of the Brompton World Championship USA was Peter Yaskauskas from New York who wins flight and entry to the Brompton World Championship Final in London this summer (click to enlarge). This past weekend, the famed Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca swapped leathers and superbikes for...
  8. General Cycling Discussion
    Total weight: 45 pounds for a size medium. Cost is $3400 (click to enlarge). Imagine showing up to the next group ride with an extra couple hundred watts at your disposal. And no, we're not talking the "performance enhanced" variety. But you could expect a similar boost if your next bike is the...
  9. General Cycling Discussion
    This simple, clean and easy-to-use stand takes advantage of bikes equipped with hollow bottom bracket shells (click to enlarge). Colorado-based Feedback Sports is known for making high quality bike stands, trainers and home bike storage solutions. And the company's most recent acquisition...
  10. General Cycling Discussion
    A dropped driveside chainstay helps clear cyclocross and road cranksets with a narrow Q­-factor while still being able to run the 2.1" wide mountain bike tires (click to enlarge). One of the most interesting drop bar bikes we spotted at the Sea Otter Classic was the U.P. (Unbeaten Path) from...
  11. General Cycling Discussion
    Changes to the new Team Edition S tire line includes a proprietary softer compound rubber in the tread that's designed to improve traction, providing more grip on climbs and descents. Challenge has developed a new Team Edition S tubular tire line that is claimed to have improved traction...
  12. Cyclocross
    Every Squid Bike is custom painted by its owner (click to enlarge). This brightly painted, punk rock looking cyclocross bike from Squid Bikes has been getting a lot of attention at the Sea Otter Classic. People are asking who painted it, how it was painted and where they can get one. Turns out...
  13. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    These new sunglasses are designed to play nice with the Protone road helmet. Italian helmet maker Kask is expanding its product reach, taking the leap into performance sunglasses. Product name isn't final just yet (though, Enigma is leader in the clubhouse), but we did get a peek at the slick...
  14. General Cycling Discussion
    Saris staff will take used roof, trunk or hitch racks off customer's hands and provide up to 50% off select Saris racks (click to enlarge). Wisconsin-based bike rack maker Saris is offering a trade-in deal at the upcoming Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, California. From April 14-17, event...
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