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Week in Review: Rolling resistance science, lots of new bikes, gear reviews and more!

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Lots of great enduro and mountain bike reviews this week, plus plenty of new bikes for all types of riding from Pivot, Trek, Bianchi, Budnitz and others. Plus, if your kids are looking to get the pro treatment, Isla Bikes unveiled their complete line of “pro” level youth bikes for mountain and cyclocross. Catch up with everything we covered this week on the list below, each link opening in a new tab for your reading convenience…

Week’s Best Videos: Park Tool’s new mobile workshop, Norco XC & more!

New Bianchi Methanol CV applies vibration damping to their race mountain bike

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Heaven of the South Endurance Event

First Impression: Atomik speeds things up with new carbon road tubeless wheels

26 still ain’t dead with updated Cotic steel BFe hardcore hardtail

Designer turns bike parts into new Type-Cycle 3D font

ElevenPine solve performance vs. fashion woes with form fitting cycling shorts that zip into baggies

Contest! Win a Cycliq Fly12 headlight action camera! (update: contest closed)

Merida updates XC & Trail hardtails with new Big.Nine, Big.Seven & Big.Trail

Take a LOOK at the 795 Light in its Maserati inspired Paris-Modena colors

Mondraker takes e-MTB Prime time with new carbon hardtail

Review: Bell Super 2R convertible full face helmet is the enduro racing solution

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Danville, Kentucky

Hidden inside the bar, Sherlock wants to bring stolen bikes home

State Bicycles steps back into the ring with the Contender II Track Bike

Review: Living with SRAM Red eTap wireless shifting for a few months

Catlike gives us a look inside new EPS+PPE helmet tech

Budnitz hits the road in style with belt-drive titanium Model Ø

Framed Bikes releases the 27.5+ Marquette in affordable aluminum

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Viñales, Cuba

Taga 2.0 brings flexible family cargo bike to the masses

Long term Review: We take DVO’s super adjustable Diamond into the rough

Cody Gessel boosts brakeless in Virgin, Utah

Rebecca Rusch hikes up Kilimanjaro & rides down the other side for World Bicycle Relief

Clothing Roundup: Mission Workshop, TwinSix, Ekoi Reversibles, & Amgen Tour of California Jerseys

Isla Bikes gets pro with new race-ready kids’ cyclocross and mountain bikes

Solos heads up cycling display puts a deal in view on Kickstarter

Review: Race Face Chester pedals, Aeffect cranks and Love Handle grips

Flux and Pedego put the power down with e-bikes for any occasion

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: Under The Big Sky

Scott has us itching to hit the dirt with their Chasing Trail video series

Widen your view with the Lensbaby fisheye adapter for GoPro camreas

One finger braking takes shape with new Magura MT Series brake lever

SKS pops tubeless tires into place with new TL Pump Head, Clip on Saddle Fender, More

Trek fattens up the Fuel with new Fuel EX 27.5 Plus version

Pivot unveils Switchblade long travel 29/27+ MTB, introduces Super Boost + hub spacing

First Impressions: Riding the Pivot Switchblade in 29 and 27.5+ on Moab’s best trails

ikerumor Pic Of The Day: Coromandel, New Zealand

Canyon bicycles coming to America, direct to consumer

Ritchey Logic bikes’ Heritage Paint options bring back the classic look

Friday Roundup – Cycling Odds & Ends

How much rolling resistance do fat bike tires really generate?

Sneak Peek! ENVE goes wider with new M60forty Plus carbon wheels

Review: Camelbak K.U.D.U. hydration pack is ready for adventure…and enduro!

Bikerumor Pic Of The Day: San Martin, California

Niner sets you down the road less traveled for less coin w/ Tiagra RLT9 build

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