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Tri-Blade Area: Spengle Carbon MTB Wheels

Tri-Blade Area: Spengle Carbon MTB Wheels

5 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / GEAR

You can’t help but be entranced by the very idea of Spengle’s tri-blade carbon wheels. But once you dig a little deeper into its heritage, they become even more intriguing. Can this innovative design be any stronger or more efficient than a traditional spoked wheel?

Deal Clincher: DT Swiss PRC1400 Disc Wheel Review

Deal Clincher: DT Swiss PRC1400 Disc Wheel Review

10 MONTHS AGO / NO COMMENTS / GEAR

From Cycle EXIF’s technical editor, Richard Gearing. Disc brake clincher wheels on the road scene are still evolving. Rims no longer need to be built to manage brake forces, although they still have to be strong enough to hold the tyre on its bead at high pressures. Regardless, the options available are growing at pace.…

If The Shoe Fits: Suplest Cycling Shoes

The Suplest brand name is adapted from the adjective: ‘supple’ — which means flexible and elastic; and the term: ‘souplesse’ – which has been borrowed…

BMC Time Machine x Kronk

Aerospoke rims, at this point in history, will conjure up a variety of extreme emotions for different riders. We live at the tail end of…

CAT Cheetah

The bicycle design industry is populated by a high number of eccentric geniuses: it’s a relatively easy platform to tinker with, but deceptively difficult to…

BMC x Lamborghini

This is the latest attempt by Lamborghini to access the lucrative cycling market, the first being a titanium roadie which was debuted at the 1979…

Cilo

Over the last fifty years, Switzerland has lacked the profuse number of artisan bicycle manufacturers enjoyed by Italy and France, but Cilo was one who…

BMC Impec

Well, this is the marque, I am very, very proud to say, placed Cadel Evans on top of the podium in Paris at the end…