Spoke Magazine

Category: New products

Incoming: Mavic Crossmax Shoes

1 By on Thursday April 30 2015 in Exclusives, New products

When you think of Mavic, you think of yellow. The French company’s ubiquitous hue graces everything from helmets to jackets to rims, so when Caleb got his retina-burning kicks a little while back, I was part jealous but a bigger part wishing they came in a more conservative… More ›

Shimano releases 11 Speed Deore XT Groupset

0 By on Friday April 17 2015 in New products

OSAKA (April 16, 2015) – With DEORE XT M8000, Shimano has elevated the performance level and options of the industry’s original mountain bike component group to accommodate limitless riding adventures. With DEORE XT M8000, Shimano delivers XTR-level features, premium performance and value. Now 11-speed, the… More ›

Incoming: 2015 GT Sanction

0 By on Tuesday January 6 2015 in Exclusives, New products

Craig “Cowboy” McGinnity  is not easy on bikes. He’s raced and killed it on the downhill scene, he’s shredded BMX on street and dirt and as anyone who’s ridden with him recently will attest, he absolutely kills it on a trail bike and can carry more… More ›

Incoming: Shimano M200 shoes

0 By on Wednesday December 17 2014 in New products

Back in 2012 Shimano released the M162 shoe. Over the last few years it’s become a bit of a sleeper hit with aggressive trail riders who didn’t want the bulk of Shimano’s actual All Mountain shoe (the AM45, which was actually more like a DH… More ›

Dumonde Tech hits NZ

2 By on Monday December 15 2014 in New products

With the sheer volume of chain lubes and other bike grease and oils out there, you might be inclined to think that it’s just a matter of grabbing whatever there is in the shop you’re in at the time. And most of them do exactly… More ›

Incoming: Kona Process 153

5 By on Tuesday November 11 2014 in Exclusives, New products

This may be a strange post for me since I have publicly sworn off full suspension bikes for 12 months, but as the saying goes, never say never. The Kona Process range launched last year received widespread positive feedback for its smart angles and outstanding… More ›