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Trade Tariff Troubles for US Bike Manufacturers

US bike manufacturers look likely to be hit with increased tariffs on bikes or parts exported to Europe, as part of the latest chapter in a tit-for-tat trade dispute between...

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Interview: Chris Porter – ‘The bicycle fork is so close to its design limit’

Chris Porter recently made the trip up to Singletrack Towers to deliver a bike for the bike test of Issue 123 of Singletrack Magazine. Since he’d come all that way,...

Interbike 2019 Cancelled – What Now For The US Bike Industry?

The US bicycle trade show Interbike will not be taking place in 2019, it has been announced. Organisers Emerald Expositions made the announcement in a press release, saying: “The past...

2018 Scottish Mountain Biking Conference points the way towards sustainable radness

The fourth Scottish Mountain Biking Conference brought together representatives of government, major stakeholders, mountain bike advocates, industry reps and academics for three days of presentations, films, workshops and rides, all...

A Day With Charlie Kelly, Godfather of Mountain Biking

The railing moves, or maybe the pavement is narrower than last time I passed. My bar clips the safety barrier and I’m catapulted off the bike and onto the grassy...

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Recall: Öhlins RXF Air Fork

Öhlins has issued a recall of its RXF Air Fork, and advised riders to cease using them immediately. The forks came as standard on a number of Specialized 2017 and...

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Behold! Limited Edition Gold Leaf Pedroni Lupo Carbon Gara

Pedroni is an Italian bike brand that still manufactures all of its carbon and alloy frames in Italy. Being located right in the heart of Italy’s ‘motor city’, you know...

Eurobike 2018 LIVE Archive: Watch all our broadcasts from the world’s largest bike show

Hannah, Amanda, Wil and Andi comprise this year’s Eurobike team out in Germany. They are writing, shooting, tweeting, ‘gramming all week. Check this page for all the latest live broadcasts...

Lock and unload: Vista Outdoor announces plans to sell off Giro, Bell and Blackburn

US-based outdoor conglomerate Vista Outdoor has announced plans to sell off some of its biggest cycling brands, including helmet manufacturers Giro and Bell. We previously reported how the brands had...

Would you buy a cycling product that’s made by a firearms company? There’s a good chance you already have

Giro, Bell, Camelbak and Blackburn under fire for US gun lobby connections

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Cotic Move To Direct Sales Only

Rumours are flying about Cotic. We got the truth straight from them

Niner Bikes: Bankrupt Then Bought In A Day?

Niner file for bankruptcy and a mysterious cabal of investors swoop. Plus, the reason Jungle stopped distributing them

MIPS Initiates Legal Action Against POC

German preliminary injunction granted over potential patent infringement from POC products

Dalby Bike Barn leaves Dalby Forest

Dalby Bike Barn Departs Dalby Forest

An apparent falling out with the Forestry Commission drives Dalby Bike Barn to move down the road

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UPDATED: Mojo No Longer Distributing Fox Racing Shox

Fox Racing Shox and Mojo part ways, no UK distributor at present, and one rumour debunked so far

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Pivot Increase New Bike Warranty To Ten Years

To mark becoming a decade old, Pivot have increased their warranty period to match.

FINDRA Opens Shop In Innerleithen

Another reason to go to Innerleithen opens this weekend

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UK Cycling Publications Bought Out By Media Giants

Immediate Media (MBUK, BikeRadar, What Mountain Bike) and Factory Media (Dirt, Road Cycling UK), have been bought out by two publishing giants.

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Wolf Tooth Form New Bike Company

Fat bike, 29 plus or 27.5 plus - the Otso Voytek is designed to take it all with its versatile carbon frame. Many clever details within this brand new fatty.

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CSG Connection 2016 Part 2 – GT Bicycles

Our second round up of all the good stuff at this year's CSG Connection

CSG Connection 2016 Part 1 – Cannondale

Our first report from the CSG Connection – showcasing 2017 bikes from Cannondale

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SRAM Buys Kickstarted ShockWiz

Cycling giants SRAM partner with crowd-funded tech

Wiggle CRC Merger Given The All Clear

The Competitions and Market Authority have given Wiggle and Chain Reaction Cycles the nod to become WiggleCRC

Can’t Bunny Hop? Manual Deficient? Ryan Leech Wants to Help

Trials Star and Cirque du Soleil Performer Releases How-To Video

VYCE Stem Leads USE Re-Launch and Re-Brand

Ultimate USE a single bolt to clamp the steerer and bar. Would you?

GoPro and Red Bull Form Partnership. Media world Trembles

Step one: Make billions. Step 2: Occupy media from within. Step 3: ?

Cranknuts to Distribute & Service Wren in EU

Fancy a flipped fattie-friendly fork?

Syncros & SCOTT Recall Carbon Seatposts

Riding Syncros FL1.0 seatposts may be dangerous to your health.

The Imitation Game

Bikebiz's Investigation Blows The Lid Off The Counterfeit Bike Culture

Fabric Saddles Launches 60 Day Fit Guarantee

Fabric offers panacea for perineal and posterior pain