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Hands-on with the new Giant Propel Advanced SL

More details on the new Propel including a dedicated bottle cage, new Cadex wheels and prototype tyres.

Specialized reveals new Prevail 3 and Evade 3 helmets – plus a bonkers TT lid

Improved ventilation, more consistent fits, and a new design language — plus a bonkers new TT helmet.

Trek officially launches new Madone with Isoflow seat tube

The seventh-generation Madone is lighter, faster, still kind of comfy, and has always-available DRS.

Shimano officially unveils 105 Di2 12-speed groupset

12-speed and semi-wireless Di2 trickle down to 105 level with new wheels to match, but it's not quite electronic at mechanical pricing.

Shimano debuts new warp-resistant road disc rotors for quieter braking

Say goodbye to noisy brakes on long downhills?

Enve drops into the dropper game 

The G-Series dropper offers just 40 mm of travel in a 27.2 mm package. There's a lever, too.

Tech gallery: 2022 Enve Builder Round-Up, Part One

Make sure to have a napkin handy to wipe up the drool.

Classic Tour tech: the last mechanical groupset to win the Tour de France

The last hurrah Tour glory for mechanical before almost certain extinction.

UCI scraps the junior gear restriction, relaxes TT position rules

Rule changes open up gearing options, and problems, for junior riders alongside a host of TT position changes that may or may not apply.

Retro tech: The TT bike that continues to define Pinarello

For anyone bored of all the samey new bikes these days, here's a throw back to Indurain's iconic Pinarello Espada.

CeramicSpeed's new OSPW Aero officially unveiled

Same oversized pulley wheels, new oversized aero cage and pricing. Plus one big loophole?

New Pinarello Bolide TT bike in action at Tour de Suisse

Geraint Thomas was one of two Grenadiers racing on Pinarello's first complete redesign of the Bolide rig in almost a decade.

New Giant Propel spotted in the wild

Honey we shrunk the Propel. New Giant aero rig breaks cover.

Gallery: TransAtlanticWay bike check part 2

As demonstrated in the first of our bike check galleries from the TransAtlanticWay bike packing race, any bike is an ultra-endurance bike...

Fulcrum Speed 25 ultralight carbon wheels are focused on going up, up, up

Feathery sub-1,300 g actual weight, a shallow profile, easy tubeless compatibility, and a versatile 21 mm inner width make for wheels bui...

Bike checks: The gear taking on the TransAtlantic Way bikepacking race

A look at the bikes on the start line of a 2,600 km self-supported race along Ireland's western coast.

POC's new Myelin, a different take on a more sustainable helmet

POC's new helmet has no adhesives and can be pulled apart and recycled.

New Canyon Ultimate in action on Dauphiné mountain stage

Close up video of the new Ultimate emerges. Meanwhile, Pierre Rolland is also racing aboard a new KTM.

Porsche now owns Fazua

The lightweight e-bike system specialist has a new parent.

Gallery: 2022 Handmade Bicycle Show Australia, Part Three

Perhaps the last Llewellyn Lucentezza, a stunning integrated approach from Woods Bicycle Co, and a few prototypes from Curve.

Strava now has an off-road interface, trail routes & 3D activity feed

The latest Strava update offers trail specific insights and introduces Gravel Ride, Mountain Bike, and e-Mountain Bike activity options i...