Author: Dave Rome

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Bossi Strada SS road bike review: aero meets titanium

All the features of an integrated aero road racer, but not carbon.

France will soon require car ads to promote cycling

A new media law is designed to assist with the country’s emission-reduction goals.

Best of 2021: An endless FAQ to tubeless bicycle tyres

Everything you need to know (and more) about tubeless tyres, rims, sealant, installation, and riding tubeless.

Best of 2021: Five things I really wish the bike industry would do

My wishlist of things that could promote positive change.

The best derailleur hanger alignment tool: 9 tested

Once thought to be only for workshop use, a hanger gauge is now a commonly needed tool to achieve perfect shifting.

FiftyOne Assassin gravel bike review: Not to be pigeonholed

A production gravel bike from the Irish company best known for its custom road bikes.

Canyon launches the Ultimate Young Hero, a race bike for juniors

For the little Mathieu van der Poel fans (or perhaps grown-up fans with children).

Pointlessly shift your bike's electronic gears like a manual car

Totally unnecessary but undeniably cool.

Revel Bikes launches the Rover, its entry into gravel

The first drop-bar bike from the Colorado-based mountain bike company

Cervelo R5-CX, a cyclocross race bike designed for Vos and Van Aert

Yes, it has a threaded bottom bracket.

Specialized Power Pro Elaston with Mimic saddle review

Just like a regular Power saddle, but softer.

Motorcycle trials champion Pat Smage goes gravel

Mad skills on the family farm.

Felt Bicycles acquired by parent of KTM motorcycles

Felt Bicycles is now under the same ownership as Husqvarna, R Raymon, and GasGas e-bikes.

Is this the best e-bike advert yet?

This nine-minute-long commercial is quite brilliant.

10 products I loved in 2021: Dave Rome

Take my money! Oh wait, these products already have.

SRAM introduces backward compatibility for 11-speed eTap users

New Red and Force AXS shifters will now work with 11-speed eTap derailleurs.

21 cool new bike tools for 2022

The latest from Abbey Bike Tools, Park Tool, Pedro's, Silca, Topeak, Wolf Tooth, Unior, and more.

Shimano updates RC7 and RC5 road shoes

Plus there's a new shoe for the track riders and some limited edition gravel kicks, too.

OneUp EDC Lite steerer-based multi-tool review

An affordable tool that hides inside an alloy fork steerer tube.

Zipp 353 NSW wheelset review: is comfort the new aero?

A deep dive on these all-rounder halo wheels.

An endless FAQ to tubeless bicycle tyres

Everything you need to know (and more) about tubeless tyres, rims, sealant, installation, and riding tubeless.