I can't believe I'm doing another post for coloured parts! Full Speed Ahead's (FSA) Orbit MX headset has always been a mid-price favourite, and now it's available in seven colours black, blue, gold, green, gun metal, red or white. Other than the new colours it's unchanged for 2010, with 36° angular contact bearings for smooth running, and forged and CNC-machined 6061/T6 aluminium cups to keep the weight down to 96g. Hit up www.wideopen.co.nz for your nearest stockist.
Goodyear has recently begun a foray into the cycling world, and we got a chance to test out their latest downhill offering; the Newton.
Connor Mahuika burst onto the MTB scene when he scored a 4th place finish in the Pumptrack at Crankworx as a newcomer to the sport. Listen and watch as he gives us an insight into his life and his passions.
Intense Cycles NZ announces a new way of buying Intense bikes that makes it easier and sharper priced than ever before. The new model offers two ways to buy – the choice is yours.
We managed to get hold of the new Intense Carbine before the official release date so we could get a
Intense Cycles launch their second generation Tracer and it looks stunning!
Intense roll out another new model for the year, this time it's the big wheeled Primer...
Afton are another newcomer in what seems a flood of new shoe brands, but the stylish look and comfort have got everyone talking. Want to be the snazziest dude among your mates? Look no further.
The Flat pedal shoe market has thickened recently, and one brand leading the charge is Ride Concepts. We did some skids this summer in a long term test, and are stoked there is a new player in the mix.
The Orbea Rallon is a hot topic. Good looking and extremely well put together, this pedigree machine gets the carpark talking. We got to spend a few days aboard the Spanish rig and collated some thoughts inside.
We got to spend some of our summer thrashing around on this beast. A user friendly 180mm do it all park bike, that’ll pop jumps and rip turns till the cows come home. Get in.
Two bikes for the price of one? Canyon’s new Strive enters with 29” wheels and a revised shapeshifter giving you a 135mm trail bike and a 150mm enduro weapon at the press of a button. Does it live up to the hype?
We take a look at Whyte’s short travel 130mm 27.5 trail which has all the hallmarks of their bigger rigs. This bike questions the big travel trends and makes us take a look at what we actually require out of a bike. Is big actually better?