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Zanconato Road32

Steel, aluminium or carbon? What’s your favourite material for a frame? These days, a custom frame in any is very accessible — you needn’t feel like you have to resort to a mass produced frame by choosing the latter two.… Read more »

Giant ATX 990 John Tomac

There’s a first for everything: This is the first Giant presented on Cycle EXIF, but I’m glad it’s the ATX 990. Back in the 1997, it was seen under legendary riders in the UK such as Rob Warner, Team Animal… Read more »

Caletti Cycles Red Cap Project

If you’re a cinema buff, you might be starting to recognise some visual references in the theme of the latest bike from John Caletti: the Santa Cruz-based builder has created a rolling homage to Wes Anderson’s film, The Life Aquatic… Read more »

Symond Cycles CX

There’s a saying that goes something along the lines of “you shouldn’t bring a knife to a gunfight”. If the gunfight is a cyclocross race, this machine by Joel McCourt of Arkansas’ Symond Cycles is definitely what you should be… Read more »

English Cycles Flat Bar Road

2014 was a bumpy ride, and one person who will be looking forward to the start of the new year is Rob English of Eugene’s English Cycles. In July last year, Rob was racing the Tour of Auferheide, a 100… Read more »

Mavic 125 Ans x Seven Axiom SL

Well, the countdown is on for your chance to own another in the spectacular collection of handmade bikes that Mavic have produced to celebrate their 125th Anniversary. This time, Massachusetts’ Seven Cycles are offering one of their double butted titanium… Read more »

DirtySixer 36er

Consistently, the average height of NBA players is 6’7″, with individual heights reaching up to 6’10” and beyond. Hasheem Thabeet, currently playing for the Grand Rapids Drive, tops out at 7’3″. It’s silly to expect these guys to simply ride… Read more »