The Colnago C60 Is Here!!
Officially launched this week at the Taipei Show, the all new Colnago C60. Replacing the C59 at the top of Colnago’s offerings, the C60 is 140g lighter than the C59 disc, and stiffer than the previous C59. Plus, the new C60 is available with or without disc brakes, uses a pressfit BB standard, oversized star-shaped carbon tubes and alloy dropouts. Which all contribute to the bikes stiffness. The Colnago C60 also utilizes internal cable routing and the option to run either mechanical or electronic groupsets. Available in three different styles: Classic, Italia, and Racing with each style having it’s own specific set of color choices. Finding one that suits your style should be a simple task. Continue reading →
Introducing The Otocycles Otor A Retro Style Electric Bike.
The Otocycles Otor is a Spanish built, retro style e-bike that’s both sporty and cool. The Otor weighs about 50pds and has a range of 24-40 miles making it the perfect choice for cruising around town or the countryside. The Otocycles Otor utilizes a 250 watt brushless rear hub motor with a 15 amp controller and an LCD screen that provides vitals. Options for a 500 or 750 watt are available at additional cost. The Otor’s stretched frame is built from steel and includes a retro style tank, thick whitewall tires, a front headlamp and leather grips and saddle from Brooks. The Otocycles Otor utilizes pedal assist and a grip throttle, plus 160mm disc brakes help to slow the beast.
Want to personalize your Otor? No problem, customers can choose the finish color of the frame and tank, the type of tire, choose from three Brooks saddles, and two different grips. If you would like information on the Otocycles Otor or you’re ready to order one for yourself visit Otocycles.com
Meet The TroyTec Revolution LR, A High-Tech Carbon Recumbent.
The TroyTec Revolution LR is really a 4 in 1 recumbent bicycle. By exchanging a few components you can configure the bicycle between four primary configurations including a competition racer, or even a full suspension model.
The TroyTec Revolution LR boosts an impressive list of options not to mention the high-tech approach to manufacturing. Nevertheless, we never been on a recumbent let alone ride one, so we thought it best to direct you over Gizmag.com, where C.C. Weiss has written an excellent article that talks about the Revolution in great detail. Even if you’re not into recumbents the article is an interesting read, I encourage you to check it out.
Introducing The Nicolai Fat Pinion, From German Bike Manufacture Nicolai.
The Nicolai Fat Pinion is a fatbike combines lots of new and innovative componentry like the Pinion 18-speed gearbox, Gates Carbon Belt Drive, and a 120mm Carver suspension fork. At this point the Fat Pinion is just a prototype, but we wouldn’t be surprised to see a production model in the future. Fatbikes are becoming increasing popular, and the choice of components on the Fat Pinion make sense, riding in snow and sand is hell on components. Other cool features on the Nicolai Fat include wide handelbars, super wide tires, and a dropper post with stealth routing. Continue reading →
New Victoire 29er MTB Frames Now Available.
Victoire Cycles, a french brand based that manufactures products for the urban fixed gear market has just released the Victoire 29er MTB frame. Built using Columbus Zona high-end steel tubing the 29er frame can actually be built in three different sizes, 26″, 27.5″ and 29″, with Paragon headtube and dropouts. It can also be configured as a single speed or with multiple gears and with v-brakes or disc. Each Victoire 29er MTB frame is tailored specifically to it’s rider and making it unique is easy with build options like an 1 1/8″ or 44 mm headtube, different bottom bracket choices, a variety of dropouts, round or diamond bridge and of course paint options. Continue reading →
Wonderful Wooden 29er, Introducing The Grainworks AnalogOne One.
The Grainworks AnalogOne One is a beautiful single speed 29″ bicycle hand built out of wood (bicycle shown is made from Maple & Walnut). Designed in Camarillo, CA by artist and wood worker Mike Pecsok, the Grainworks AnalogOne One is a custom build to order bike. Standard features include a Gates CDX belt drive, RaceFace Cranks, Niner fork & bars, Avid 7 brakes and Azonic Wheels with Schwalbe Big Apple Tires. Custom options can include woods of your choosing and a few design variants to suite the owners taste and style. Continue reading →
Make no compromises with the Focus Mares CX 1.0 Rapha Team Edition.
The new 2014 Focus Mares CX 1.0 Rapha team bike features a full carbon Mares frame with the Rapha color pattern. Cool componentry such as Vision Metron T40 disc carbon tubular wheels make it easy to throw over your shoulder and the BB30 ensures awesome power transfer and acceleration. Adorned with SRAM Red 22 throughout you couldn’t ask for anything more. The Focus Mares CX 1.0 is what can be considered the ultimate cyclocross racing machine with a nice comfortable geometry, tapered head tube, Easton cockpit, and a Fizik Arione Kium saddle.
The Focus Mares CX 1.0 is available in size ranging from S-XL and is available now at your local Focus dealer. You can also visit Focus-Bikes.com for more information.
Tear Down Descents or Session The Bike Park On The Canyon Torque EX Vertride.
The Canyon Torque EX Vertride is a lightweight aluminum super-enduro style bike. It features the new Cane Creek Double Barrel Air shock with adjustable high and low speed compression and high and low speed rebound. It’s super tunable and comes equipped with 1800mm of travel for killing descents and bike parks. The Canyon Torque EX Vertride also features a Fox 36 Factory Talas, Rockshock Reverb Stealth seatpost, and SRAM XO drivetrain. Slowing the beast is accomplished by the Avid Elixir 7 brake levers and the 200mm front and 180mm rear discs.
The frame on the Canyon Torque EX Vertride is impressive, and features a bottom bracket that mounts either the ISCG-05 or a Shimano E-Type, so you can run either a chain guide or Hammerschmidt crank with a 2 or 3-speed chainring. Plus, the four bearing points of the rear triangle are configured to keep the 180 mm of travel bob free, even during pedaling. The edition of a Sag Monitor located on the downtube linkage bearing allows for easy tuning of the suspension, and the Syntace X-12-Thru Axle provides 100% accurate positioning of the rear wheel making wheel changes fast and smooth.
With its robust design and relatively low weight, the Canyon Toque EX Vertride was born for extreme riding. For more information or to purchase one, visit Canyon.com/_en
Vintage Styling. 21st Century Technology. The Vintage Electric Classic Etracker.
The Vintage Electric Classic Etracker is a meld of classic design, 21st century technology, and exceptional electric performance all wrapped up into one cool bicycle. The Etracker’s styling is inspired by motorcycles of the 1920′s who zoomed around the board tracks of yesteryear. Handcrafted in Santa Clara, CA where love and painstaking attention to detail go into each bike. With state-of-the-art battery technology the Vintage Electric Classic Etracker has a range of around 35 miles on a single charge. Power comes from a 3,000 watt brushless DC motor that has two settings: street legal, which will propel you down the road at 20mph at 750 watts, or race which supplies all 3,000 watts for lightening speeds up to 36mph. Continue reading →
Premier Quality, Low Pricing, The Velovie Vitesse 500.
The VeloVie Vitesse 500 is a high performance carbon road bicycle designed for racing, or local group rides. Designed by VeloVie, an Arizona based manufacture that’s providing premier quality, low price bicycles directly to consumers. The VeloVie Vitesse 500 has a Carbon Axis constructed frame, and a full monocoque fork with integrated crown race. The Vitesse 500 also boosts quite an impressive component package too that includes SRAM Red 22, cockpit components from FSA, and Reynolds wheels. Best of all, you get all that for an incredibly low price point of $3,699 Continue reading →