Tag: Matt Wikstrom

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Shimano targets entry-level bikes with hydraulic disc brakes for its Tiagra groupset

From July 2016, Shimano will be offering a new hydraulic disc brake option for its…

First-look review: PRO Turnix, Falcon, and Griffon saddles

According to PRO, measurements from over one million riders were used to design its saddle…

Campagnolo unveils disc brake prototypes

As representatives from the cycling media gathered in Gran Canaria for Campagnolo’s recent press camp,…

Campagnolo announces new mid-range 'Potenza' groupset

Campagnolo recently hosted a press camp in Gran Canaria and the headline act was “Potenza”,…

Campagnolo Super Record 2015 groupset review

Campagnolo overhauled all of its racing groupsets for 2015, introducing new features to its 11-speed…

Bikes of the (future) bunch: Custom eTap builds

In this edition of Bikes of the Bunch, we feature three custom builds put together…

First-look review: Silca Super Pista and Impero pumps

There was a time when Silca’s Pista and SuperPista pumps were as common to road…

Jaegher Interceptor frameset review

Jaegher may not be widely known for its frame building, but the Belgian company has…

Bombtrack Tempest review

Bombtrack is a relatively new company that started with high-quality single-speed bikes, but now the…

First-look review: Giant Conduit shoes

There are over a dozen shoes in Giant’s current catalogue, with more than half devoted…

Canyon fourth generation Ultimate CF SLX review

The Ultimate has been a cornerstone of Canyon’s road bike range for over a decade,…

Will the front derailleur become obsolete on road bikes? A review on SRAM's 1x

Road riders have been using double chainring cranks for decades but there is growing interest…

Wheelworks Maker wheelset review

Wheelworks has been building custom wheelsets for the last nine years and the company recently…

Giant TCR Advanced Pro 0 Review

The TCR Advanced has served in Giant’s road catalogue for over 10 years. However, the…

Canyon Aeroad CF SLX 9.0 Di2 review

The Aeroad CF SLX is Canyon’s take on an aerodynamic road bike that was overhauled…

Sportful 2015 spring/summer clothing review

Sportful began with a bright orange ski-suit in 1972 and has grown to produce a…

First-look review: Morvelo Nth Series jersey and bibshorts

For those unfamiliar with Morvelo’s story, the company was started by a couple of graphic…

First-look review: Black Sheep Limited kit

Black Sheep is an Australian company based on the Gold Coast in Queensland. While the…

Black Inc Black Fifty C wheelset review

Black Inc is a relatively new carbon wheel manufacturer that has the backing and support…

9 things I’ve learnt as a bike reviewer

Four years ago we hired Matt Wikstrom as our CTech Editor. I felt it was…

Ritte race framesets review: the Ace and the Snob

Ritte is a rider-owned brand based in Los Angeles, California. The company is passionate about…