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The VengeCast: meet the design team behind the new Specialized Venge

Every curve, angle, tube shape and bolt on a bike is a decision. And behind each of those decisions are people – product managers, aerody...

Opinion: Boonen’s win in Argentina was historic, but disc-brake proponents shouldn’t get too excited just yet

Earlier this week, Belgian Tom Boonen (Quick-Step Floors) made a bit of cycling history on Stage 2 of the Tour de San Juan as the first r...

Specialized Venge ViAS Expert Disc Ultegra review: Aero, disc, and all business

Disc brakes and aerodynamic efficiency have traditionally been considered to be mutually exclusive, especially when compared to the lates...

What the Specialized Venge ViAS Disc suggests for the future of aero disc road bikes

Specialized recently unveiled a disc brake-equipped version of its Venge ViAS aero road bike. The claims of identical weight and nearly i...

Video: Marcel Kittel's 2016 Tour de France custom Specialized Venge Vias

After four field sprints (in six stages) of the 2016 Tour de France, German Marcel Kittel has won and finished second twice aboard this c...

Tour de France Tech: Marcel Kittel's custom Specialized Venge ViAS

Marcel Kittel had hoped to take stage 1 of this year's Tour de France but instead his rival Mark Cavendish snatched victory. Instead of w...

Specialized, Giant, Cannondale and Merida to release pro-level disc bikes

Given how quickly the UCI decided to suspend the use of disc brakes in road races, it's little surprise many brands already had the ball ...

Photo gallery: Marcel Kittel's Scheldeprijs-winning Specialized Venge ViAS

In yesterday's 104th edition of Scheldeprijs, Etixx-QuickStep sprinter Marcel Kittel dashed to a record-breaking fourth victory in the Be...

Tour de France tech: Custom paint jobs

It’s all about standing out at the Tour de France. Teams and riders fight for publicity over three weeks, whether it be getting in breaks...

Mark Cavendish's Venge ViAS

Mark Cavendish (Etixx-Quick-Step) has bounced back from the disappointment of two sprint defeats earlier in the week to win stage 7 of th...

Battle of the aero-bikes

The past week has been a feast for the eyes when it comes to new aero bikes. We've seen the new Trek Madone, Specialized ViAS, and Scott ...

First-look review: Specialized Venge ViAS

By now many of you will have already seen Mark Cavendish and Peter Sagan riding Specialized’s new Venge ViAS at the Tour de Suisse. It’s ...

Can the Specialized Venge ViAS really save 5 minutes over 40km?

I’m sometimes told that I’m a marketer’s worst nightmare and don’t buy into technical claims or emotional techniques. So when Specialized...

Bikes of the Bunch - Specialized Venge

I'm a big fan of any bike that has something unique about it. New, old, flashy, subtle...you name it. With the soaring popularity of cycl...