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Genesis launches new range of bikes

Genesis has launched its new range of bikes. One addition is line-up is the new Croix de Fer 50, the “fanciest off-the-shelf CdF ever that’s not made of titanium”, the brand said. It has a Reynolds 853 frame, Shimano GRX RX800 groupset and larger tyres. The Croix de Fer 40 …

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Why Sprindex is a ‘fantastic upgrade’ for any full-suspension bike

2pure launched Sprindex in the UK at COREbike, but is now revisiting the brand and outlining why it believes it is “one of the most cost-effective and significant upgrades you can make to your bike”… Launched in the UK at COREbike, Sprindex is a fantastic upgrade for any full-suspension bike. …

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Met launches new Rivale MIPS helmet

Met has launched the new Rivale MIPS helmet. “The new Met Rivale MIPS is made to leave a long-lasting impression to the point of being inseparable from our best cycling memories,” said a statement. “It allows riders to have an aggressive presence on the road thanks to its distinctive style …

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Velotton develops new Vekkit travel e-bike kit with two-speed motor

Velotton has launched the new Vekkit travel e-bike kit with a two-speed motor. The first speed mode has more power and a maximum speed of 15 km/h, the brand said, and the second one has higher speed and uses less power. The modes are switched using the handlebar remote or …

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Primal partners with Sustrans to launch climate change collection

Primal Europe and Sustrans have launched a climate change collection. The striped design was created by Ed Hawkins, Professor of Climate Science at Reading University. Each coloured stripe reflects a year in temperature across the globe from 1850-2019, with the red areas indicating recent dramatic changes to the climate. Primal …

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Orro’s new Venturi STC now in stock

Orro’s new Venturi STC aero road bike is now in stock. It has a redesigned front end which is now fully integrated with a new, wider head tube. The Venturi STC continues with Orro’s British Spread Tow Carbon and will be offered in more specifications than before, with SRAM Etap …

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Peaty’s launches new MK2 tubeless valves

Peaty’s has launched its new MK2 tubeless valves. The new valves feature a “world-first” integrated spoke keycap and unique, four-way X-cut base for tyre insert compatibility. They are available in two length options and 11 Chris King colours. “Starting with a premium 7075 aluminium core and backed by Peaty’s Valves …

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Pashley reveals details of UK-designed e-cargo trike

Pashley has revealed advance details of a new UK-designed e-cargo trike, set to enter production in April 2021. Currently under the project name ALECS, the articulating lightweight electrically-assisted cargo solution will “form the platform for a new generation” of configurable products to meet the growing market for zero-emission last-mile cargo …

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Factor unveils new superlight aero race bike

Factor has unveiled the new Ostro bike, a “superlight aero race bike that’s ready for the cobbles”. The Ostro is only available for disc brakes and electronic shifting, and is making its debut at the Tour de France. “The Ostro concept was born from my long experience working with pro …

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Canyon launches 2021 Spectral, updates Neuron

Canyon has launched the MY21 Spectral with new specs and colours, as well as new updates for the Neuron. All 2021 Spectral models will feature SM10 Enduro saddle and new tyre setups. It will still roll on 27.5in wheels with 30mm internal rim widths, but for 2021, they will now …

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