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An endless FAQ to tubeless bicycle tyres

Everything you need to know (and more) about tubeless tyres, rims, sealant, installation, and riding tubeless.

Spotted: Continental has a new tubeless GP5000 and it's everywhere at Roubaix

We first spotted a new tyre on Ganna's TT bike, now we're seeing it everywhere at the Worlds road race, Roubaix, and team's twitter.

Specialized and Roval have stopped investing in tubulars: Here's why

In the endless juggling act of balancing weight, rolling resistance, and aerodynamics, wheel and tyre choices can play a real role in the...

Roval ditches tubeless with its new Rapide and Alpinist CLX wheels

We’ve seen a number of new road wheelset releases lately. Many are disc-specific and boast ever-wider external and internal rim widths th...

What’s faster, tubes or tubeless? The answer remains the same: it depends

One of the biggest draws of modern high-performance clincher road tires is their low rolling resistance as compared to traditional tubula...

Tour ready: Specialized S-Works Turbo Rapid Air tubeless tire unveiled

“The tubular predates the rear derailleur. It’s outlived steel and alloy — it’s reigned supreme in the era of carbon and aerodynamics. No...

Less resistance: With each WorldTour win, tubeless tires gain acceptance

It was just a couple of months ago that Josh Poertner, owner of Silca, made the bold prediction that tubeless tires will be the norm in p...

Lighter than Lightweight? Partington’s 1,150g disc brake tubeless wheels

German brand Lightweight has long claimed the lightest and stiffest (and most expensive!) aero-inspired road bike wheels. However, it may...

Daily News Digest: More details on Kelly Catlin, a standard for Road Tubeless

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Crosswinds blow apart Paris-Nice; Rigoberto Uran breaks his collarbone;...

CyclingTips Podcast: Dissecting the Giro and a road tubeless rant

The Giro d'Italia is about to kick off. Your hosts, Caley Fretz, Neal Rogers, and James Huang, run through the key stages, evaluate the m...

Ten products I loved in 2017: Matt Wikstrom

In the next instalment of the products our editors loved in 2017, Australian tech editor, Matt Wikstrom, shares his picks. Remember, this...

Mavic goes all-in on tubeless road clinchers with Road UST system

Hutchinson and Shimano brought the concept of tubeless road clinchers to the mass market almost ten years ago, and the list of tire and w...

Tubeless tubulars set for road debut at the Spring Classics?

With the European road season just kicking into gear, tech spotters have a lot to look forward to. Over the next few months many new prod...