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Velo News
Ask a Mechanic: Eliminating brake rubNow Playing Worried that your electronics will be damaged by a bike wash? Here
Ask a Mechanic: Eliminating brake rub
Velo News / Posted 4 hours ago
Now Playing Worried that your electronics will be damaged by a bike wash? Here's how to clean a bike that has Shimano Di2. There are tons of dropper post options now available for mountain bikes. Here's how to chose the right option for your... Read more
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give me sport
Dan Martin secures Tour of Beijing stage winArredondo (Col) Trek Factory Racing, +10 6 Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) Ag2r-La Mon
Dan Martin secures Tour of Beijing stage win
give me sport / Posted yesterday
Arredondo (Col) Trek Factory Racing, +10 6 Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) Ag2r-La Mondiale, st 7 Warren Barguil (Fra) Giant-Shimano, st 8 Rigoberto Uran (Col) Omega Pharma – Quick-Step, st 9 Sergei Chernetckii (Rus) Katusha, st 10 David Lopez... Read more
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Velo News
Esteban Chaves's Scott Addictyoung riders into professionals. Photo: Kristen Legan | VeloNews.com Pro Bike
Esteban Chaves's Scott Addict
Velo News / Posted yesterday
young riders into professionals. Photo: Kristen Legan | VeloNews.com Pro Bike Gallery: Esteban Chaves' Scott Addict As a Shimano-sponsored team, Orica – GreenEdge uses Pro (Shimano’s component line) seatposts, handlebars, and stems to build each... Read more
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BikeRadar
Best women's road bike: a guide to help you get the right bike for youwith alloy bars and stem. £500 to £700 – Alloy frame with carbon or alloy fork
Best women's road bike: a guide to help you get the right bike for you
BikeRadar / Posted yesterday
with alloy bars and stem. £500 to £700 – Alloy frame with carbon or alloy forks, and eight- or nine-speed gears (often Shimano Sora or Claris) with a double or triple crankset. £700 to £1000 – Alloy frame with carbon or alloy forks, 10-speed... Read more
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Triathlete / Inside Triathlon
Quick Look: CeramicSpeed’s New SystemFacts in Boulder, Colo., show about 3 watts of average savings). The system is
Quick Look: CeramicSpeed’s New System
Triathlete / Inside Triathlon / Posted yesterday
Facts in Boulder, Colo., show about 3 watts of average savings). The system is compatible with all (mechanical and Di2) Shimano Ultegra and Dura-Ace 10- and 11-speed derailleurs. The pulley cage is made out of carbon fiber to maximize... Read more
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BikeRadar
The best mountain bikes under £500encourages you to push harder with an enjoyably responsive and well balanced fe
The best mountain bikes under £500
BikeRadar / Posted 2 days ago
encourages you to push harder with an enjoyably responsive and well balanced feel. Other high points include the nine-speed Shimano Altus gearing with stiff, forged alloy one-piece crank and spider with replaceable rings, while the 720mm wide bar... Read more
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Velo News
Kolobnev’s Colnago C60Record EPS shifters offer a clicking sensation more similar to mechanical shift
Kolobnev’s Colnago C60
Velo News / Posted 2 days ago
Record EPS shifters offer a clicking sensation more similar to mechanical shifting than other electronic systems like Shimano Di2 and SRAM eTap. Photo: Kristen Legan | VeloNews.com Pro Bike: Alexander Kolobnev's Colnago C60 Protective... Read more
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BikeRadar
Rose Team DX Cross AR 2000 review– and expensive – WCS cockpit, the DT Swiss Splines are quality wheels, the 105
Rose Team DX Cross AR 2000 review
BikeRadar / Posted 2 days ago
– and expensive – WCS cockpit, the DT Swiss Splines are quality wheels, the 105 setup is typically efficient and the Shimano hydraulic braking both powerful and controlled. The 50/34 crankset and climbing-friendly 11-32 cassette will give... Read more
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examiner.com
The top three reasons to cycle regularlywith, road bikes are the best option. I would recommend purchasing the GMC Dena
The top three reasons to cycle regularly
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
with, road bikes are the best option. I would recommend purchasing the GMC Denali Road Bike, the Vilano Shadow Road Bike - Shimano STI Integrated, the SE Bikes Royal 14-Speed Road Bicycle, the Windsor Wellington 2.0 Aluminum 21 Speed Shimano... Read more
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The Courier
Your weekend in #Ballarat | May 21,22!! #horsetrek #ballarat #horses4life" @fishing_vic "#fishing #fish #finns #fre
Your weekend in #Ballarat | May 21,22
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
!! #horsetrek #ballarat #horses4life" @fishing_vic "#fishing #fish #finns #freshwater #fishinglife #fisherman #daiwa #shimano #shimanofishing #rapala #ecogear #happy #love #trout #troutfishing #redfin #wasabi #noris #ballarat #australia... Read more
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BikeRadar
Pinnacle Arkose 2 Women's reviewpoint kit At this price point you get carbon bladed forks slotted into the 606
Pinnacle Arkose 2 Women's review
BikeRadar / Posted 4 days ago
point kit At this price point you get carbon bladed forks slotted into the 6061-T6 alloy frame. A smooth-shifting 10-speed Shimano Tiagra 4700 drivetrain with Samox alloy cranks takes care of the gears, with the added touch of shorter crank lengths... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summer Gear Locker: 2016 Santa Cruz High Tower 27.5, Cervelo C3 road bike, Novik Gloves from Silvertappealing for the price point. It also taps into the plus-sized trend with 3-in
Summer Gear Locker: 2016 Santa Cruz High Tower 27.5, Cervelo C3 road bike, Novik Gloves from Silvert
Summit Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
appealing for the price point. It also taps into the plus-sized trend with 3-inch wide front and rear tires, plus hydraulic Shimano Deore disc brakes, a Fox Float performance DPS rear shock, a 150mm travel front fork and SRAM shifters. The price... Read more
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BikeRadar
Mavic widens its MTB wheel game at last with Quest rangeversions can be supplied. The hubs come with all the usual axle and freehub va
Mavic widens its MTB wheel game at last with Quest range
BikeRadar / Posted 6 days ago
versions can be supplied. The hubs come with all the usual axle and freehub variants, and look rather good, we think Both Shimano and XD drive freehubs are available, and 2.4in Quest Pro tyres are included as part of the WTS (Wheel Tyre... Read more
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Velo News
Diamondback Podium VitesseDIAMONDBACK a little larger and louder than we’d like, but it’s not the company
Diamondback Podium Vitesse
Velo News / Posted 7 days ago
DIAMONDBACK a little larger and louder than we’d like, but it’s not the company’s fault its name has so many letters. Price:$4,500 Component highlights: Shimano Ultegra drivetrain, HED Ardennes Plus wheelset, HED cockpit, Prologo Zero... Read more
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Velo News
Jamis Xenith Racetesters thought the Xenith Race was a screaming deal. This is a stiff, predicta
Jamis Xenith Race
Velo News / Posted 8 days ago
testers thought the Xenith Race was a screaming deal. This is a stiff, predictable, raceable frame. And it boasts a full Shimano Ultegra build, save for the rear derailleur, which is top-shelf Dura-Ace. Every single one of us double-checked the... Read more
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BikeRadar
Best women's mountain bike: how to choose the right bike for youon the roughest ground), with carbon or alloy frame, quality forks such as Rock
Best women's mountain bike: how to choose the right bike for you
BikeRadar / Posted 9 days ago
on the roughest ground), with carbon or alloy frame, quality forks such as RockShox Reba RL, and 10-speed gearing such as Shimano Deore. £2000 to £2500 – High-grade alloy frame with quality suspension components including Fox 32 or 34, or... Read more
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Velo News
Orbea Avant M20idadventurer. But there’s clearly room for improvement when it comes to handling
Orbea Avant M20id
Velo News / Posted 10 days ago
adventurer. But there’s clearly room for improvement when it comes to handling and road chatter. Component highlights: Shimano Ultegra Di2 drivetrain with 50/34 crankset and Shimano 105 11-28 cassette; Shimano R785 hydraulic disc brakes;... Read more
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BikeRadar
Best folding bike 2016: buyer’s guide and 8 of our recommendationsinclude a RackStand that is a luggage carrier, rear mudguard, kickstand and wor
Best folding bike 2016: buyer’s guide and 8 of our recommendations
BikeRadar / Posted 10 days ago
include a RackStand that is a luggage carrier, rear mudguard, kickstand and work stand all in one. Oh, and 21-speed Shimano gearing is very welcome. Not a bike for rush-hour trains perhaps, but a great bet for those wanting to store their... Read more
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Velo News
Majka’s Specialized Shiv at the Girofor him when he arrived late in the day for his TT effort. Photo: Kristen Legan
Majka’s Specialized Shiv at the Giro
Velo News / Posted 10 days ago
for him when he arrived late in the day for his TT effort. Photo: Kristen Legan Pro bike: Rafal Majka's Specialized Shiv Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 shifters on the aero bars make changing gears quick and easy when tucked away in the aerodynamic TT... Read more
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BikeRadar
Mojo/Nicolai GeoMetron review180mm Fox 36 RC2 fork offers a superbly sensitive beginning stroke The rest is
Mojo/Nicolai GeoMetron review
BikeRadar / Posted 11 days ago
180mm Fox 36 RC2 fork offers a superbly sensitive beginning stroke The rest is a well-chosen, reliable mix of Hope, Shimano and Mavic. There’s also a choice of bars, treads and wheels to suit your riding style – Mojo is an expert in... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Search Of That Perfect Fishing Lureanglers the proper way to work a bucktail to catch toothie critters. Starting
In Search Of That Perfect Fishing Lure
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
anglers the proper way to work a bucktail to catch toothie critters. Starting with the rod, I prefer a bait casting 7-foot Shimano Compre rod and a Calcutta reel. For line, I have found that Proline 65-pound test braid with a shorter 50-pound test... Read more
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Velo News
Laurent Didier’s Trek Emonda Didier chooses to go with the full climbing setup for his lightweight Trek Ém
Laurent Didier’s Trek Emonda
Velo News / Posted 11 days ago
Didier chooses to go with the full climbing setup for his lightweight Trek Émonda. Using Shimano’s climbing switch allows him to shift while riding with his hands on the tops Photo: Kristen Legan Pro bike: Laurent... Read more
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Velo News
Rafal Majka's Specialized TarmacMajka is riding for the pink jersey aboard this Specialized Tarmac, built with
Rafal Majka's Specialized Tarmac
Velo News / Posted 12 days ago
Majka is riding for the pink jersey aboard this Specialized Tarmac, built with Roval wheels, Specialized tires, a Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 drivetrain, and FSA components. Photo: Caley Fretz | VeloNews.com Pro bike: Rafal Majka's Specialized... Read more
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Velo News
Dumoulin's Giant TCR is tastefully pinkgo for an outrageous pink paintjob for his Giant TCR, preferring a few pink hig
Dumoulin's Giant TCR is tastefully pink
Velo News / Posted 12 days ago
go for an outrageous pink paintjob for his Giant TCR, preferring a few pink highlights instead. His bike is built up with a Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 drivetrain, Shimano wheels, a PRO cockpit, and Pioneer power meter. Pro bike: Tom Dumoulin's... Read more
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Velo News
BMC Timemachine TMR01on the fly, but this is nothing new in the eternal balance of accessibility and
BMC Timemachine TMR01
Velo News / Posted 13 days ago
on the fly, but this is nothing new in the eternal balance of accessibility and speed when it comes to aerodynamics. The Shimano Ultegra drivetrain with 53/39 crankset is an appropriate choice for this speed machine. Racers sprinting for the line... Read more
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Velo News
SwiftCarbon Hypervoxhead tubes and adding slack geometry — SwiftCarbon doesn’t. The build is quite
SwiftCarbon Hypervox
Velo News / Posted 13 days ago
head tubes and adding slack geometry — SwiftCarbon doesn’t. The build is quite good for $7,500, as one would hope. Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 and the aforementioned Zipp cockpit are top-notch. Our test bike came with a pair of Zipp 30 wheels, and... Read more
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Velo News
Ask a Mechanic: Choosing the right dropper seatpostCyclery has some tips on how to properly service SRAM hydraulic road disc brake
Ask a Mechanic: Choosing the right dropper seatpost
Velo News / Posted 13 days ago
Cyclery has some tips on how to properly service SRAM hydraulic road disc brakes to lengthen their lifespan and keep them working. Art's Cyclery explains the process of bleeding Shimano brakes on a mountain bike. Stay updated on all things Velo... Read more
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Velo News
Bottecchia T1 Tourmaletby combining the porridges in one big pot, with mixed results. We just couldn’t
Bottecchia T1 Tourmalet
Velo News / Posted 14 days ago
by combining the porridges in one big pot, with mixed results. We just couldn’t quite figure it out. Component Highlights: Shimano Ultegra drivetrain with 52/36 crankset and 11-28 cassette; Ultegra direct-mount brakes; Fulcrum Racing Sport... Read more
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BikeRadar
Are 27.5+ bikes faster than 29ers?of requirements from a tyre. Punctures? Not even one. Even after over 10,000 r
Are 27.5+ bikes faster than 29ers?
BikeRadar / Posted 14 days ago
of requirements from a tyre. Punctures? Not even one. Even after over 10,000 rocky and rooty vertical metres. Two sets of Shimano brake pads are utterly spent and a SRAM chain was snapped too many times to be salvaged, but not a single flat (to be... Read more
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Velo News
Finding Campy-friendly chainringswhich caused quite a bit of “only Campy” type discussion. Dear Robert, A Campa
Finding Campy-friendly chainrings
Velo News / Posted 16 days ago
which caused quite a bit of “only Campy” type discussion. Dear Robert, A Campagnolo mechanic once explained to me that Shimano patented wires that plug into the derailleur, and Campy thus couldn’t see a way around having wires coming off of EPS... Read more
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Pilipino Star
6th Shimano Dirt and Play bikefest set at Filinvest CityMANILA, Philippines – The Shimano Dirt and Play Cycling Festival shifts to a ne
6th Shimano Dirt and Play bikefest set at Filinvest City
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Shimano Dirt and Play Cycling Festival shifts to a new venue when it holds its sixth staging on May 29 at Filinvest City in Alabang, Muntinlupa with a big field expected to participate in various events. “The event is a... Read more
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Velo News
Felt ZW2can handle hard efforts when riding with friends and is still comfortable for l
Felt ZW2
Velo News / Posted 16 days ago
can handle hard efforts when riding with friends and is still comfortable for long solo journeys. Component highlights: Shimano Ultegra Di2 drivetrain with 50/34 crankset; Ultegra brakes; Fulcrum Racing 5 LG wheels Weight: 16.92 pounds (size... Read more
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BikeRadar
Cannondale SuperSix EVO Hi-Mod Dura Ace 2 review10-arm one-piece version; here it’s a new eight-arm item) is a welcome addition
Cannondale SuperSix EVO Hi-Mod Dura Ace 2 review
BikeRadar / Posted 16 days ago
10-arm one-piece version; here it’s a new eight-arm item) is a welcome addition. The tooth profiles work well with Shimano, with slick shifts up and down the order of the day. The SpideRing certainly looks a whole lot classier than the... Read more
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Velo News
Orbea Orca M30struggle to find a better bargain. In fact, the Orca M30 is one of the best ba
Orbea Orca M30
Velo News / Posted 17 days ago
struggle to find a better bargain. In fact, the Orca M30 is one of the best bargains in cycling. True, the drivetrain is Shimano’s third-tier 105, and the Vision wheels are a bit heavy, but the frame is far-and-away better than most available at... Read more
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Velo News
Morton, Abbott seal Gila GC titlesthe stage in the women’s race, adding to her already formidable GC lead to clos
Morton, Abbott seal Gila GC titles
Velo News / Posted 17 days ago
the stage in the women’s race, adding to her already formidable GC lead to close out the event as the clear overall victor. Scotti Lechuga (Hagens Berman – Supermint) took second on the stage with Mindy McCutcheon (Canyon – Shimano) nabbing... Read more
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Velo News
Joe Dombrowski's Cannondale SuperSix EVOSuperSix EVO Joe Dombrowski will ride his first Giro d'Italia aboard this Cann
Joe Dombrowski's Cannondale SuperSix EVO
Velo News / Posted 19 days ago
SuperSix EVO Joe Dombrowski will ride his first Giro d'Italia aboard this Cannondale SuperSix EVO, built up with Shimano components, an FSA cockpit and seatpost, and Mavic wheels. He rides a 58cm frame, which is reasonable for his tall,... Read more
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BikeRadar
Orange Five Pro customor don’t mind pushing we’d suggest swapping the stock 11-36t cassette for the H
Orange Five Pro custom
BikeRadar / Posted 19 days ago
or don’t mind pushing we’d suggest swapping the stock 11-36t cassette for the Hope 40t-REx expander ring and 10-speed Shimano XT cassette kit or upgrading to 11-speed XT (check the Orange site for pricing).A strong character It’s a sign of... Read more
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BikeRadar
Horse for the Course: Niner RKT 9 RDO for the Ouachita Challengebuild uses SRAM’s XO1 crank, chain, derailleur and shifter and the excellent Gu
Horse for the Course: Niner RKT 9 RDO for the Ouachita Challenge
BikeRadar / Posted 20 days ago
build uses SRAM’s XO1 crank, chain, derailleur and shifter and the excellent Guide RSC brakes. Interestingly, Niner specs a Shimano XT 11-42 cassette instead of a SRAM item, as this allows the company to warehouse Shimano-only hubs. RockShox’s RS-1... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Christmas gift guide for people who love to travelkalite.com.au. 5. With its reinforced base and water-resistant zips, the new G
Christmas gift guide for people who love to travel
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 days ago
kalite.com.au. 5. With its reinforced base and water-resistant zips, the new Gear Bag from fishing gear specialists Shimano is at home in the tinny as is on the plane. The bag also zips up neatly into its own little carry case when it's not... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
CFCC student lands record catfish at Greenfield Lakemy rod to see if something�was moving the bait around and the fish was already
CFCC student lands record catfish at Greenfield Lake
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
my rod to see if something�was moving the bait around and the fish was already hooked on a small circle hook. I�was using a Shimano S3000 Sahara reel on a Mojo bass rod. The fish didn't put up�much of a fight but it did make one little run. It was... Read more
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Velo News
Focus Cayo Disc Donna Ultegrabrakes and heavy DT-Swiss R24 Spline thru-axle wheels. But our testers loved th
Focus Cayo Disc Donna Ultegra
Velo News / Posted 20 days ago
brakes and heavy DT-Swiss R24 Spline thru-axle wheels. But our testers loved the smooth and powerful braking provided by Shimano’s RS685 hydraulic disc brakes and we wouldn’t trade that for a small weight savings. Focus’s unique RAT thru-axle... Read more
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Velo News
Ask a Mechanic: Servicing SRAM HydroR brakesNow Playing Art's Cyclery explains the process of bleeding Shimano brakes on a
Ask a Mechanic: Servicing SRAM HydroR brakes
Velo News / Posted 21 days ago
Now Playing Art's Cyclery explains the process of bleeding Shimano brakes on a mountain bike. Art's Cyclery lays out which Campy components are worth spending extra money on and which ones are worth settling for a lower model. Stay updated on all... Read more
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Velo News
The drivetrain warsparallelogram design saw a flurry of imitators, Campagnolo became the dominant
The drivetrain wars
Velo News / Posted 21 days ago
parallelogram design saw a flurry of imitators, Campagnolo became the dominant drivetrain force and remained so even after Shimano debuted to the world in the 1960s. Around the same time that Shimano came on the scene, SunTour introduced the slant... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Pinot's Tour hopes boosted by FDJ's time trial improvementsGrappe. "We are the only elite team to develop the bikes in direct contact wit
Pinot's Tour hopes boosted by FDJ's time trial improvements
Reuters Sports News / Posted 22 days ago
Grappe. "We are the only elite team to develop the bikes in direct contact with our partner. We got the green light from Shimano to create our own home-made handlebars. They are shaped like plane wings." So who better than an Airbus engineer to... Read more
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The Star
Pinot's Tour hopes boosted by FDJ's time trial improvementsGrappe. "We are the only elite team to develop the bikes in direct contact wit
Pinot's Tour hopes boosted by FDJ's time trial improvements
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
Grappe. "We are the only elite team to develop the bikes in direct contact with our partner. We got the green light from Shimano to create our own home-made handlebars. They are shaped like plane wings." So who better than an Airbus engineer to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pinot's Tour hopes boosted by FDJ's time trial improvementsGrappe. "We are the only elite team to develop the bikes in direct contact wit
Pinot's Tour hopes boosted by FDJ's time trial improvements
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Grappe. "We are the only elite team to develop the bikes in direct contact with our partner. We got the green light from Shimano to create our own home-made handlebars. They are shaped like plane wings." So who better than an Airbus engineer to... Read more
2 related stories
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BikeRadar
BMC GranFondo GF01 - First ridecable routing but the stops are removable (cosmetic covers will be included at
BMC GranFondo GF01 - First ride
BikeRadar / Posted 22 days ago
cable routing but the stops are removable (cosmetic covers will be included at production) for use with internally run Shimano Di2 or Campagnolo EPS wires. At least in the case of Di2, the battery is fixed to a dedicated mount beneath the chain... Read more
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Velo News
Enve SES 2.2 wheelsthat the front wheel was plenty stiff (the stiffest, in fact, when tested again
Enve SES 2.2 wheels
Velo News / Posted 23 days ago
that the front wheel was plenty stiff (the stiffest, in fact, when tested against the Bontrager Aeolus 3 TLR D3 clinchers, Shimano Dura-Ace WH-9000-C24-CL, and Campagnolo Bora Ultra 35). Surprisingly, the rear wheel came close to last in stiffness.... Read more
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Velo News
Tons of Campagnolo questionsDrilling a hole in your frame will certainly void the warranty. That’s not the
Tons of Campagnolo questions
Velo News / Posted 23 days ago
Drilling a hole in your frame will certainly void the warranty. That’s not the only extra hassle, however, since, unlike a Shimano Di2 internal battery, the V2 battery does not fit in the seatpost. Rather, it mounts deep down in the seat tube (or,... Read more
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Velo News
Specialized S-Works Tarmac Disc Di2much about fast wheel changes, the benefits are obvious. No surprise that all
Specialized S-Works Tarmac Disc Di2
Velo News / Posted 23 days ago
much about fast wheel changes, the benefits are obvious. No surprise that all of our testers loved the Dura-Ace Di2 build; Shimano’s top-tier road group is second to none. What we didn’t expect was that the Tarmac would be this comfortable. No... Read more
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