With a plethora of design changes to improve efficiencies during long days in the saddle and a racey all-carbon build, is this over-the-counter Super Bike the epitome of new-school marathon rigs?
Keen shredders, rejoice: today the e-Trail category finally has a bike capable of appealing to the trail purists. The Levo SL is a 150mm, 29er, with trail geometry and a small motor. On paper, it is not much more than a downsized Levo. On the trail, the dynamics are vastly different. So who then is […]
Trek’s bestseller keeps it’s ‘every person and every trail’ quality but receives an X Factor.
Watch the ‘Tech Talk’ on this 130 / 140 trail bike to get your head around the, um, Tech.
The joint-free monocoque construction process uses less material which translates into a lighter bike.
A 130mm 29er which features contemporary geometry, a Horst link suspension system and delivers truckloads of fun on the trail.
Suitable for day or night rides, the Bontrager Ion Pro RT is a 1300-Lumen, USB-rechargeable, compact and rather robust unit.
This 29er e-Enduro rig is down or up for whatever!
Plus some initial ride impressions on this high-value shred sled from GT.
The 2019 Commencal Meta Power Essential is an easy-to-ride All-Mountain E-Bike which is a wallet-friendly option for newbies and experienced shredders.
This bike is designed to help you hit all the A-lines and still perform on the climbs.
If you have been puzzling over whether to go for an aero helmet then the versatile Lazer Century is certainly worth considering as it gives you the best of both worlds.
The Nutcracker is a tidy and inexpensive tool that is easy to use and invaluable when a simple repair job gets complicated.
PLUS: Everything you need to know about upsizing from a 100mm fork.
Using Moto inspired technology the Zipp 3ZERO MOTO wheels are designed to be laterally stiff and radially compliant to bring more control, durability and speed to hard-charging trail riders.
FIRST RIDE: This 120mm travel, short offset, 34mm stanchion fork with shared technology from sister company Fox is a very economical upgrade.
The Pirelli test team clocked an incredible 30 000km, on 800 different tyre prototypes using 7 different rim sizes during the development of the MTB range.
When SRAM launched its wireless electronic drivetrain earlier this year there was an audible gasp from the mountain bike world. The XX1 AXS system is a lightweight 12-speed wireless electronic drivetrain with titanium hardware, a carbon cage and is aimed at the XC / Marathon racer. Whilst officially launched earlier this year, the system had […]
The Coyote is a comfortable, well-ventilated mountain bike helmet with extended rear protection.
The Butcher GRID TRAIL is a slightly beefed-up version of the Butcher GRID tyre. The changes are intended to improve handling at lower pressures and reduce the likelihood of pinch flats.
The all-new Thule UpTake 4L is an all mountain compact hydration pack ideal for half-day rides and adventures.
I can tell you that neither mine nor the Cyper RS’s comfort zones were respected in the search for quirks.
Built with versatility in mind, the Trek Checkpoint ALR 4 is a value-offering gravel bike with a passport for adventure. It’s not half bad on road rides or commutes either.
What exactly is the difference in time, effort and speeds between a trail bike and an e-Trail bike?
Scott’s ‘any trail, any time’ promise is a bold one to bandy about.