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We need a better way to measure tires: WAM and RAM could be it

Say you’ve got a bike that will officially handle a tire up to 700x28 mm in size. Now, in terms of figuring out what sort of tire might f...

Continental launches special edition tan sidewall GP 5000

Fans of a classic look, rejoice. Continental has released a special edition “cream” sidewall version of its premier road tire, the Grand ...

Tech gallery: New bikes, gadgets, and gear from Frostbike 2020

As the largest bicycle distributor in the United States, Quality Bicycle Products not only sells an incredible volume and diverse selecti...

Ten products I loved in 2019: Dave Rome

Gosh, has it really been a year since I last wrote one of these? As expected, 2019 was the year of disc-equipped racing bikes, gravel bik...

Eurobike 2019 gallery, part eight: Abus, Urban Arrow, TRP, Yuba, and more

Well, folks, it’s finally time for us to wrap up our coverage of the 2019 Eurobike show, and we’re closing things out in style with our b...

Eurobike 2019 gallery, part five: Continental, Schwalbe, Goodyear, and more

Dollar for dollar, nothing has as big an effect on the performance of your bike as your tires, and there are heaps of new models hitting ...

Details on the team-edition Continental tires at the 2019 Tour de France

When it comes to tires at the Tour de France, Continental and Vittoria utterly dominate the landscape, with the former still enjoying a s...

Tubeless tires gaining ground in road and TT stages at the Tour de France

Fans of tubeless road tires have been eagerly awaiting the adoption of the technology at the upper echelon of the sport, and only recentl...

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

The Sea Otter Classic has long been regarded as more of a mountain bike event, at least as far as the expo is concerned. However, these d...

Enve Composites sounds alarm on open tubular and cotton clincher failures

Rolling resistance has become one of the hottest topics in road bike performance in recent years, and tire companies have been quick to c...

Continental goes tubeless with new Grand Prix 5000 road tire

The Continental Grand Prix 4000 S II is considered by many riders to be the finest all-around premium road tire currently on the market —...

2018 Sea Otter Classic tech gallery, Part Three

When it comes to cycling equipment, much of the appeal lies in the massive breadth of choices that are available; with even a little bit ...

What does the growth of Australia’s Continental scene mean for the NRS?

With the future of Australia’s fragile National Road Series (NRS) still uncertain, several teams appear to have taken matters into their ...

Photo gallery: Tech highlights from the 2016 Amgen Tour of California

The Amgen Tour of California is the premier road racing event in the United States. and many teams pull out all the stops in terms of equ...

Paris-Nice tech: Custom Ridley paint schemes, prototype saddles, new tyres and more

The 2016 edition of Paris-Nice came to a close over the weekend with Geraint Thomas (Sky) taking out the race overall. CyclingTips report...