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The time of tubulars is coming to an end

It mightn't be long until even seasoned pro mechanics can barely remember the smell of tubular glue.

Bontrager announces next generation of Aeolus RSL superwide aero road wheels

Clincher and disc-only, faster and more stable, designed using 3-D CFD computer simulations.

My bike: Toms Skujins and his 2021 Team Trek Emonda

In the first episode of My Bike, Giro d'Italia stage victor Chad Haga of Team DSM was our first culprit, sorry, guest, and for this the s...

Bontrager's new AW3 rubber, approved by a cat

The updated range gets improved ride qualities and reflective sidewalls.

Trek hit with lawsuit over WaveCel helmet safety claims

Do you remember reading about Bontrager’s new WaveCel helmet technology, and thinking to yourself that it sounded too good to be true? It...

Bontrager teams up with Silca for new ratcheting multi-tool and saddle pack

Collaborations are hardly unusual in the bike industry, but this is one that I didn’t necessarily see coming. Bontrager recently introduc...

CT Tech Round-Up #6: New gear from Maxxis, Liv, 7Mesh, Bontrager, and more

A lot of gear comes across our desks here at CyclingTips. Our Tech Round-Ups are a look at some of that gear. Sometimes it's products we'...

Starting under US$1000, Bontrager launches all-new Aeolus carbon wheel lineup

Alongside the release of a new, more aero, apparently faster Trek Emonda, in-house wheel brand Bontrager has some updates of its own. The...

Bontrager TLR Flash Charger floor pump review: Tubeless without a compressor

As far as tubeless technology has progressed, it’s still more often than not that you'll need more than a standard floor pump to get tire...

Bontrager's carbon wheels are now covered with a lifetime warranty

Good news for all you railroad track hoppers out there: Bontrager has upgraded its warranty program to now include a lifetime warranty on...

Bontrager moves upmarket with new Elite Road composite road pedals

As the sole component, accessory and clothing brand in the Trek Bicycle company, Bontrager’s product range has been steadily growing and ...

Tech gallery: Head to toe with the shoes and helmets of the Tour Down Under

With a few exceptions, bikes within any given team all look the same. The riders wear the same kits. Homogeneity is the goal. There is no...

Ten products I loved in 2019: Sarah Lukas

In 2019, I found myself back on the bike after a season of injury, with zero plans of training and racing. This made for a surprisingly d...

Virginia Tech add more helmets to tested list: MIPS still trending

According to Virginia Tech’s latest cycling helmet test results, helmets equipped with MIPS are still the king of the safest crown, and n...

Ten products I loved in 2019: Neal Rogers

When thinking of the cycling products I most loved in 2019, I had to compartmentalize between what I used most often and what I truly lov...

Bontrager Ballista Knit shoe review — knit done right

I wasn’t a huge fan of Bontrager’s standard Ballista road shoes. Although they looked sleek with their seamless synthetic leather uppers ...

The best mini pumps for road, gravel and mountain bike – 45 tested!

Conducted over an arm-busting period of months, from a broad field of the biggest and best-known brands in the market, this is your defin...

Photo gallery: The best shoes of the 2019 Tour de France

Ah, shoes. In a sport that so often controls exactly how and what pros ride in, shoes (and sometimes eyewear…) are often the last frontie...

Bontrager Specter WaveCel helmet review: Next-gen tech, curious ventilation

Bontrager’s mega-hyped WaveCel helmet liner technology certainly generated a lot of discussion when it was unveiled to world in March, if...

A $75 MIPS helmet beats WaveCel in Virginia Tech rankings

Last week, Virginia Tech released the latest update to its list of independently tested helmets, adding a dozen or so models. That’s not ...

Photo gallery: The best gear of the 2019 Sea Otter Classic, part four

Gravel bikes have always felt like they’re heavily influenced by the mountain bike world, and that influence only seems to be growing. Fi...