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Marin 2012: Quad Link 3 released, bouncy 29ers and more…

New range of 29″ wheeled bikes plus the longstanding Quad suspension design gets a radical makeover

August 4th, 11 16,297 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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Whyte Bikes 2012: ultimate 146, T-120 tweaked plus new 29er and ‘cross models

Long travel 146 gets blinged up edition, slack ‘cross bike and large wheeled hardtails land

August 4th, 11 16,912 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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DeKerf Cycles are back in the UK

Handbuilt Canadian steel hardtails available once again in the UK through Prestige Cycles

July 20th, 11 6,510 Categories: Kit

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SRAM and Rock Shox 2012 at Pass’portes Du Soleil

New internally routed Rock Shox Reverb Stealth launches plus more detail on SRAM X0 DH

July 6th, 11 10,411 Categories: Kit, Premier, Press Launch

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2012 Lapierre Bikes Launch: Spicy and Zesty

Revised Spicy and Zesty all-mountain bikes get Nico-tuned suspension plus slacker and lower geometry

July 4th, 11 26,936 Categories: Kit, Premier, Press Launch, Video

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2012 Lapierre Bikes: all-new X-Flow

All new 120mm travel trail bike introduced with Pendbox suspension system from Lapierre DH

June 30th, 11 20,705 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

Cassette is unchanged after last year's 10spd refresh

2012 Shimano XT Launch: M780 drivetrain, pedals, and wheels

Chainset gains a double option, shifting goes Vivid, pedals split into Trail and Race plus new wheelset options

June 29th, 11 13,098 Categories: Kit, News, Press Launch

Shimano XT 2012 Ice Tech brakes (5)

2012 Shimano XT Launch: M785 Brakes

Our first ride on the new XT groupset, starting with the new XTR-alike brakes

June 28th, 11 21,248 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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The Orange Patriot Returns

There have been sneak peaks and a host of prototype spy shots but now it’s official; the Patriot is back. Here’s the official press release: The Patriot makes a return to the Orange Mountain Bikes lineup for 2012. Taking up a position between the Alpine 160 and 224, the new bike delivers 180mm of balanced […]

June 21st, 11 10,389 Categories: Kit, News

Matthew Sowter of Enigma with a special, small 29er...

The Bespoked Bristol Show: Pt2

More custom treats including Hammoon, Enigma, Burls and Delta 7

June 13th, 11 6,978 Categories: Kit, Trade Show

Vector HLR Air - loads of adjustment for 450g..

New X-Fusion Vector Air Shock

Upgrade Bikes distributed brand release 450g air shock to go head to head with DHX Air and Vivid Air

June 9th, 11 8,032 Categories: Kit

Limited edition gets 140mm travel adjust forks up front plus custom extras...

Orange ST4 Blackout Special Edition

Following the success of their limited edition run of ‘Blackout’ Orange Fives, the boys from Halifax have decided to give the ST4 trail bike a similar makeover with the release of the Orange ST4 Pro Blackout. Only ten of them are going to be made and once again they will feature the sparkly disco black […]

June 8th, 11 5,500 Categories: Kit

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