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Five things I really wish the bike industry would do

My wishlist of things that could promote positive change.

Why Specialized’s Tarmac SL7 recall provides an important lesson

Opinion: Needing a recall isn’t good, but there are positives to such things.

Topeak JoeBlow Tubi 2Stage floor pump review

A do-it-all floor pump that can seat tubeless tyres in one stroke.

So much aero, Orbea reveals 2022 Orca Aero

Included UCI-illegal accessories suggest they want to tri to sell it to those who also run and swim.

Scribe’s Re-Gen program aims to give old wheels a new home

Scribe introduces re-use and recycling program for its old carbon wheels.

BMC's new URS LT adds front suspension to the forward-thinking gravel bike

One of our favourite gravel bikes gains a front suspension option.

BMC’s new Roadmachine X is a bike you likely already know

Carbon and alloy versions with some big differences

Passchier Gump bamboo handlebar review: Oh so comfy

A unique flat bar that's designed to smooth out rough surfaces.

Christopher Blevins wins final World Cup of the season on home soil

Blevins’ win marks the first Elite XCO World Cup win by a US male rider since 1994.

Muc-Off’s Ludicrous AF is said to be the world’s fastest lube, but is it?

A new drip-on wet lube that’s said to be designed for WorldTour performance.

How to polish gloss paint and remove scratches

Tips from Velocraft on how to get your gloss paint to shine.

Trek's new Boone is still a dedicated cyclocross race bike

It's now borrowing many design cues from the Emonda road bike.

Bikes of Team BikeExchange stolen at Tour de l'Ardèche

Trek Segafredo, Liv Racing, and Movistar helped out to keep the team in the race.

11 tips to keep your bike running through an industry parts shortage

Can't find the part you need in stock? These tips may help.

Merida’s lightweight all-rounder Scultura Team gets overhauled for 2022

It's apparently more comfortable, lighter, and now aero.

BMC announces URS AL for 2022: Another new alloy gravel bike

Same progressive steering geometry but now in alloy.

Meet the Maker: Steve George of Sugarloaf Cycles

From racing, to selling, and now making high-end road bikes, Steve George tells us about his new venture.

Nerd Alert Podcast: Separating chain lube testing fact from fiction

The founders of Zero Friction Cycling and FrictionFacts speak about what works and what doesn’t.

Scott overhauls Speedster road and gravel alloy bikes for 2022

They're full of trickle-down tech from the Addict and Addict Gravel.