29er specialist brings its steel hardtail bang up to date. Now updated with IMBA and geometry details
We had a quick spin on Nico Vouilloz’s personal big wheeled Lapierre. Covered in trick bits? Yes. 21lbs? Yes. Fast? Stupidly.
The Meta platform gets supersized with a 68° headangle, 140/130mm travel trailbike in the form of the AM29. We like.
..and it’s nothing to do with Elton John. Cotic reckon their Rocket will turn you into a superhero – see the video here
Commencal has adapted its Contact System EVO suspension to a pair of new platforms for 2013, starting with the 120mm Meta SL
This is real. A pair of 135mm travel, big wheeled bikes from California, one made from carbon, one aluminium – now with UK prices
Big wheeled trail bike to offer 110mm rear travel with 120mm up front. First run of 50 bikes now available.
Our Sim reports on a magic clutched mech from the mighty SRAM coporation
New dropper post will have 5″ of travel, mechanical actuation and fixed cable routing – UPDATED WITH PRICE
Germanic efficiency from Liteville, Italian lightweight bling from Carbon Ti and Tomac’s new racey big wheeler