Dont think that the extremes of carbon fibre design have been reached. Far from it
A mullet bike: all 29er business up front, but a 27.5in party on out back
Some on trend, 27+, boosted, split pivot suspended bikes from Devinci.
A brace of anniversary bikes to celebrate 30 years of Marin, with enough current & retro cues to delight old and new schoolers alike?
Wide trail rims from American Classic. So wide, they’re plus
Tyres made from really flat carbon, OK?
New gnarly wheels from the Muppets’ piano player
American Classic wheels are going wider than ever but how does that translate to weight?
Charge Bikes has embraced the new plus-size thing wholeheartedly, designing its entire range around 27×2.8in tyres.
Chubby Sultan, production King Khan and Cyclosis CX bike, plus brand new Burner. No carbon RFX on the horizon, though. Boo!
We did predict that they’d all be at it at the Sea Otter, and you can find out more in the next issue of the magazine, but it wasn’t a surprise to see that Specialized has a plus-size bike (or bikes) coming out. Interestingly, rather than Trek’s apparent view that (its 29+) plus-size bikes are […]