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Tech Talk: Are your bike tires too wide for your rims? Here’s how to...

  With the explosion of Boost, Plus bikes, Mid Fat and other portly new rim and tire sizes for everything from road to cyclocross to...
2018 Specialized Epic S-Works XX1 actual weight

2018 Specialized Epic Actual Weights & Retail Pricing

Last week, we covered the official launch of the Specialized Epic full suspension mountain bike, plus a close-up focus on the new BRAIN shock's...

BFS2018: The world’s lightest 29er mountain bikes are a Scott Scale & Spark

How do you build the world's lightest 29er mountain bikes? Gustav Gullholm from a bike shop in Mora, Sweden decided to take a couple of...

New Finish Line Tubeless Tire Sealant will never dry out*

There are a ton of tubeless sealants on the market, but most have one thing in common - leave them in your tire long...
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SRAM XX1 / X01 Eagle – Tech specs, pricing & actual weights

Now that we've covered the technology and design behind the all-new SRAM Eagle 12-speed mountain bike groups, it's time to list out the official...
2019 Shimano XTR M9100 mountain bike components launch and technical overview

2019 Shimano XTR M9100 Unveiled – This. Changes. Everything.

Remember when the first XTR came out? It was XT with an R, for Race. That group was designed for racing, and it still...

2019 Specialized StumpJumper, Stumpjumper ST, & Stumpjumper EVO model breakdown w/ pricing

Along with a number of big improvements to the 2019 Stumpjumper, there are also a dizzying array of models. Part of that is due...
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Suspension Tech: Should you lube your fork’s stanchions?

This week's installment deals with maintenance. Superficial maintenance. Which is perhaps the easiest kind of maintenance, which means it's sometimes overlooked or undervalued. Or...
SRAM Blackbox Eagle eTap Eagle Wireless prototype wireless mountain bike derailleur protoype photo by Michal Cerveny detail

Sneak Peek: SRAM Blackbox Eagle eTap wireless mountain bike shifting; UPDATED

We've heard & seen rumors of a wireless eTap version of SRAM's 1x12 Eagle mountain bike drivetrain for months now. But the project seems...



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