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  1. Classifieds
    $7995 plus shipping cost (to be professionally packed and shipped via UPS Ground) SIZE SMALL (geometry in photos) - generally fits riders between 5'7" and 5'11" Dura-Ace Di2 9070 11spd // ZIPP 808 Firecrest tubular // Giant carbon integrated aerodynamics One of the most aerodynamic triathlon...
  2. General Cycling Discussion
    With a price tag of $1500, the new Zipp 302 is a surprisingly affordable carbon road wheel. In recent years, a new market has emerged for "value" oriented carbon wheelsets. Typically priced between $1000-$1600, the products can offer tremendous value. However, not all "budget" carbon wheels are...
  3. Components, Wrenching
    A lust-worthy pair of Zipp 454 carbon wheels. Photo courtesy of Art's Cyclery Editor's Note: This article is courtesy of the team at Art's Cyclery. The original post can be found here. Offer to buy a roadie any wheelset they want, and many, if not most will ask for Zipp. The Indiana-based...
  4. Moots Vamoots CR w/Campagnolo Super Record RS

    Moots Vamoots CR w/Campagnolo Super Record RS

    Moots Vamoots CR Edge (Enve) 2.0 carbon fork Campagnolo Super Record RS group Chris King headset (black) eeCycleworks brake calipers Zipp 202 carbon wheels FSA K-Force seatpost, stem, handlebar Specialized Power S-Works carbon saddle Look Blade Carbon Ti pedals Vittoria Open Pave 27 tires
  5. Moots Vamoots CR w/Campagnolo Super Record RS

    Moots Vamoots CR w/Campagnolo Super Record RS

    Moots Vamoots CR Edge (Enve) 2.0 carbon fork Campagnolo Super Record RS group Chris King headset (black) eeCycleworks brake calipers Zipp 202 carbon wheels FSA K-Force seatpost, stem, handlebar Specialized Power S-Works carbon saddle Look Blade Carbon Ti pedals Vittoria Open Pave 27 tires
  6. Moots Vamoots CR w/Campagnolo Super Record RS

    Moots Vamoots CR w/Campagnolo Super Record RS

    Moots Vamoots CR Edge (Enve) 2.0 carbon fork Campagnolo Super Record RS group Chris King headset (black) eeCycleworks brake calipers Zipp 202 carbon wheels FSA K-Force seatpost, stem, handlebar Specialized Power S-Works carbon saddle Look Blade Carbon Ti pedals Vittoria Open Pave 27 tires
  7. Components, Wrenching
    This new 53/58mm deep rim shape is claimed to simultaneously reduce aerodynamic drag and side force. Zipp is trying to reinvent the wheel - literally. This week the Indianapolis-based wheel maker that's owned by SRAM launched its new Zipp NSW 454 carbon clincher wheels. As this video...
  8. Components, Wrenching
    The SL70 bar has a great, middle of the road bend, with a mild flare to the drops. Lowdown: Zipp Service Course SL70 Bar and SL Speed Stem A great bar for riders who like a hybrid anatomic/compact bend and have medium to large hands. There is nothing drastic or quirky about the SL70s, instead...
  9. General Cycling Discussion
    The affected Zipp 88v6, 88v7 and 88v8 aluminum front hubs are identifiable by the presence of a separable flange ring (click to enlarge). Component maker SRAM has issued recalls for wheels featuring select Zipp aluminum front hubs and some Zipp quick releases. The Zipp 88v6, 88v7 and 88v8 hubs...
  10. Components, Wrenching
    No. 1 upgrade for your road bike? Hard to argue with benefits of a new set of high-zoot wheels. Lower rotating weight means a faster you going down the road. And hey, who doesn't like the look and sound of a little carbon fiber whirring below you. Tires can also make a huge difference in your...
  11. General Cycling Discussion
    SRAM's new wireless shifting electronic drivetrain was just one of the show stoppers at this year's Interbike trade show. "What's the best thing you saw?" It's the No. 1 question we hear after every trade show. And here is our answer. The following - in our collective opinion - represents the...
  12. Cyclocross
    The aftermath of our extended dirt road testing session. Lots of grit and grime, but no mechanical issues (click to enlarge). Quick, name the number of tubeless-ready wheels Zipp makes. The answer? None - until now. Unveiled this week is the new Zipp 30 Course, an alloy tubeless-ready...
  13. Components, Wrenching
    The new wheels retain the same rim shape as in the past, but now utilize a new Zipp 77/177D hubset that is QR - and thru-axle compatible. The age of disc-brake-equipped road bikes has taken another leap forward with Zipp unveiling new thru-axle compatible versions of its popular 202 and 303...
  14. Components, Wrenching
    No. 1 upgrade for just about any bike? A set of shiny new wheels. Lighter, faster and stronger are all potential gains when you swap out your old hoops. And what better time to do so than around the holidays. So whether you're buying for a significant other - or just sprucing up your own rig...
  15. Cyclocross
    This week's sneak peek of gear and apparel lined up in the RoadBikeReview test queue centers on the Van Dessel Full Tilt Boogie, the final entrant in our ongoing Cyclocross Race Bike Shootout series. Here's a look at that competition ready steed, plus its top shelf build kit from SRAM, Zipp...
  16. 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...
  17. Components, Wrenching
    Zipp's fastest wheels just got faster. At least that's the claim coming out of Bike PressCamp in Deer Valley, Utah, where the top-tier component maker unveiled its new Firestrike 404s. Zipp is calling the new $3600 carbon clinchers the most advanced and highest performing wheel in the company's...
  18. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    Besides racing and riding, the Sea Otter Classic is a launching pad for new products. Here's a sampling of what we saw. Zipp SL-70 Aero Bars: $350 Wheel and component maker Zipp debuted a stealthy new carbon wing-shaped aero road bar that's claimed to save 6.4 watts at 30mph versus a...
  19. General Cycling Discussion
    Hello and welcome to Day 2 of RoadBikeReview's daily coverage of the 2014 Sea Otter Classic. During this four-day celebration of all things cycling at Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, California, we'll be continually updating this page with photos and beta on all the latest in road bike...
  20. Components, Wrenching
    MSRP: Front wheel-$1,215. Rear wheel-$1,485. $2,700 for the set. Weight Claimed weight, wheelset without quick releases: 1498 grams. Actual weight: 1535 grams; this included rim strips which likely makes up the 37 gram difference. Front wheel: 680 grams (claimed). 690 grams actual with rim...
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