Tag Archives: wheels

Parcours adds new all-road wheelset to range

Parcours has added a new all-road wheelset to its range, the Parcours Ronde. Aerodynamically optimised for a 28mm tyre whilst weighing 1,400g, the Ronde wheelset builds upon Parcours #thinkwider rim technology from its Strade wheelset and applies it to a shallower carbon rim depth. This delivers a rim profile that …

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Vel expands offering with new wheel range launch

Vel has expanded its offering with the launch of a comprehensive all-new wheel range. The Vel wheel range comprises two main lines: RL and RSL. The premium RSL range (at £999) all use DT Swiss 240S hubs with straight pull Sapim CX-Ray spokes, whilst the RL wheels (from £349-£699) are …

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ENVE expands Foundation Collection with two new gravel wheels

ENVE has introduced two new gravel wheels as part of the Foundation Collection line that targets the mid-price tier of carbon wheels. The US-made AG models deliver proven gravel technologies and ride characteristics first introduced in ENVE’s G Series line of performance gravel wheels. The AG25 (700c) and AG28 (650b) …

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BikeBiz’s guide to the latest wheels, tyres and inner tubes

This month, we take a look at the latest wheels, tyres and inner tubes from some of the leading brands in the sector, including Halo Wheels, Campagnolo, Challenge, Bosch, Scope, Continental, Reserve, Arisun, Impac, WTB, Michelin, Princeton CarbonWorks, Panaracer, Hutchinson, Acros, CST, ETC, Zipp, Race Face, FFWD, Teravail, Goodyear, DT …

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Parcours unveils 650B Alta gravel wheelset

Parcours has unveiled the 650B Alta gravel wheelset. The 650B rim allows the support of wider gravel tyres for ‘greater grip and comfort without sacrificing clearance’, said the brand, and the lower pressure required for 650B tyres also negates the need for the bead hook as on a road wheel, …

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BikeBiz December edition is now available

The digital edition of BikeBiz December is now available. This month, we catch up with seven distributors to reflect on an unorthodox year, explore Christmas buying habits in 2020 and discuss how the e-bike industry can help promote sustainable transport. This month’s sector guides are wheels, tyres and inner tyres …

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Parcours to enter Singapore market with Crank n’ Chain partnership

British wheel brand Parcours is to enter the Singapore market, working with recently-opened bicycle concept store Crank n’ Chain for local distribution, sales and support. Crank n’ Chain will be featuring Parcours wheels in its Sentosa Cove store, as well as working to build a B2B offering in the region. …

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Reynolds introduces new 309/289 XC wheels

Reynolds has introduced the new 309/289 XC wheels. The new 309/289 XC family features four unique build levels including a limited-edition version with the Super Bubba X turquoise hub set from sister company Ringlé. Each level features Reynolds’ new front and rear-specific rim designs and spoke counts. Prices range from …

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Boyd Cycling launches second annual wheel trade-up programme

Boyd Cycling has launched its second annual wheel trade-up programme and includes any wheelset of any brand and in any condition for the month of October. Last year, Boyd Cycling donated more than 50 sets of wheels to juniors through its trade-in programme. Launched on 1st October, the 2020 programme …

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Muc-Off’s LOPS pulley wheel system premieres at Tour de France

Muc-Off’s Lightweight Oversized Precision Shifting (LOPS) made its world premiere in the individual time-trial stage on the penultimate day of the 2020 Tour de France. The system, which unites a highly advanced titanium body with supremely efficient coated pulley wheels and bearings, was used by Team Bahrain McLaren leader Mikel …

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