A short travel eMTB featuring clean design lines and a lot of cool tech.
The Rail features the same technology as Trek’s analog mountain range. But what of that Bosch system and how entertaining is the base-level model?
Lightweight short travel with razor-sharp geometry, the Supercaliber is built for shameless speed.
We’ve picked 10 of the hottest Marathon and XC race bikes of 2020 to get you flying.
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.
Here is our hot list, which in no particular order, lists the machines you need to look out for in 2020.
Watch the ‘Tech Talk’ on this 130 / 140 trail bike to get your head around the, um, Tech.
Here is a list, in no particular order, of Downcountry machines you need to look out for in 2020.
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.
This 29er e-Enduro rig is down or up for whatever!
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.
On typical South African XC and marathon terrain, is a 100mm or a 120mm bike faster? We put two of them against the clock.
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.
The most frequently asked question about e-Bikes is about range capabilities. How far, how long and how high do they go?
Carbon frame and fork, Ultegra Disc at R34 999 – damn that’s good, but how does it ride?
Commute to work, take on your local roadie loop with some adventurous short cuts through the ‘Spruit’ or go full bore on an out back mammoth adventure ride.
An entirely new race package built to withstand the demands of modern marathon / XC courses.
Direct to consumer brand Canyon created the Spectral as a longish travel, bigger hitting trail weapon.
Are hardtails still relevant? Just how well can they perform at a World Cup? Who in SA should consider buying a hardtail? ….
The Meta AM 29 is not a World Championship winning bike for no reason.
Racing snake Matthew Grobler rides the Canyon Ultimate.
Dress it up to shred, dress it down for a chilled social stage race with mates. The choice is yours.
The 2019 Trek Powerfly is a mid-travel all mountain eBike laced with the brand’s well refined technology and trail heritage. A Bosch motor assists your pedaling efforts up to speeds of 25kph but what of the bike’s handling characteristics, versatility and range?