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2013 Scott Genius launch: 650B and 29″ – but no 26″

26 inches “is dead”. Long live 27.5/650B and 29ers. Our first look at the fully updated Scott Genius range for 2013.

July 10th, 12 11,450 Categories: Kit, News, Press Launch

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2013 Commencal Part 2: Meta AM29

The Meta platform gets supersized with a 68° headangle, 140/130mm travel trailbike in the form of the AM29. We like.

May 29th, 12 9,871 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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2013 Commencal Part 1: Meta SL

Commencal has adapted its Contact System EVO suspension to a pair of new platforms for 2013, starting with the 120mm Meta SL

May 28th, 12 18,194 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

Fully pinned. The LT doesn't hold back.

Santa Cruz launch Tallboy LT range

This is real. A pair of 135mm travel, big wheeled bikes from California, one made from carbon, one aluminium – now with UK prices

April 2nd, 12 15,898 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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SRAM Release Type 2 Rear Mech

Our Sim reports on a magic clutched mech from the mighty SRAM coporation

March 15th, 12 9,889 Categories: Kit, News, Press Launch

Santa Cruz Highball Alloy offers a big wheeled entry to the SC range...

Santa Cruz Highball Alloy – First Ride

We take a closer look at the affordable aluminium brother to the Highball 29er hardtail

February 27th, 12 26,660 Categories: Premier, Press Launch

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Santa Cruz Superlight 29 – First Ride

We’ve headed to Sedona to ride the big wheeled brother of the classic Superlight

February 22nd, 12 27,451 Categories: Premier, Press Launch

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The Bike Place 2012: Liteville, Tomac and Carbon Ti

Germanic efficiency from Liteville, Italian lightweight bling from Carbon Ti and Tomac’s new racey big wheeler

February 13th, 12 20,589 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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The Bike Place 2012: Santa Cruz and Isaac

The revamped Santa Cruz Blur LT, carbon fibre bling from Isaac and a hot branding exercise

February 1st, 12 15,543 Categories: Press Launch

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SRAM 2012: Rise 60 carbon wheelset first ride

Plus look at alloy rimmed Rise 40 and tuning options on Monarch Plus air shocks

December 13th, 11 14,198 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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Interbike 2011: Rocky Mountain

Sleek hardtails and a completely redesigned Element, now with big wheels

October 4th, 11 9,777 Categories: Press Launch

The 170mm travel Kona Operator is made for parks, mini DH and general gravity bike fun

Kona 2012: Entourage, Operator, Honzo 29er (with pics!) and more…

We check out the latest bikes from Kona, with new gravity models, all mountain bikes and big wheelers. Now with Honzo pics

October 4th, 11 18,331 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

Pic by Laurence Crossman Emms (www.laurence-ce.com)

Teva Shoes Launch the Links

The watersports shoe specialist invited us to the launch of their new freeride flat pedal shoe, the Links

September 13th, 11 7,743 Categories: Press Launch

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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 18,114 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 18,907 Categories: Kit, Press Launch

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