Gear & Bike News

  • Europcar Australia now offers ‘bike-ready’ vehicles

    5th July 2014

    Global car rental leader launches Thule-equipped Mitsubishi Outlanders Bike-ready Mitsubishi Outlanders equipped with Thule ProRide bike carriers are now on offer from Europcar Australia, making Europcar the first car rental provider in the country to offer a new category of vehicles…

  • Mio Cyclo Computers Get Massive Software Update

    28th May 2014

    Mio Cyclo software update adds Shimano Di2 support, call and text message alerts, indoor trainer support and music control MiTAC Europe have announced a new software update for their Mio Cyclo bike computers, which offers a huge features update to their…

  • Quarq Power Meters Reduced In Price

    2nd May 2014

    Quarq power meters now cheaper and with chassis only, no chainring options Quarq power meters, including SRAM RED 22, Quarq ELSA and Quarq RIKEN, will now be sold as a “chassis” – carbon fiber crank arms, power meter spider and…

  • Magellan Launch Cyclo GPS Line In North America

    30th April 2014

    Magellan announces North American launch of Cyclo bicycle navigation GPS line GPS device specialists Magellan is launching its Cyclo 315 and 505 GPS cycling computers in North America, which are designed to provide the most routing options, sensor support and…

  • Verve InfoCrank Power Meter Pricing Confirmed

    22nd April 2014

    Verve InfoCrank Power Meter pricing and weight announced Verve Cycling’s InfoCrank has a claimed weight of 694g and needs no calibration Verve Cycling’s InfoCrank power meter is scheduled to go on sale within a couple of months for US$1,750/£1,260/€1,533/AU$1,999 for…

  • Garmin Edge 1000 Cycling Computer Revealed

    9th April 2014

    New Garmin Edge 1000 GPS bike computer to feature segments, enhanced mapping navigation and remote control Garmin have unveiled the Edge 1000 – the company’s new flagship cycling computer. The Edge 1000 will be available in the first week of…

  • New Shimano 105 11-Speed Groupset Revealed

    31st March 2014

    New Shimano 105 5800 unveiled – 11 speed to bring 105 in line with Dura-Ace and Ultegra The new Shimano 105 5800 Chainset for 2014 – more pictures in the gallery below Shimano have launched a brand new version of the…

  • Buy A Saddlebag And Support Cycling In Rural South Africa

    24th March 2014

    Scicon introduce new saddlebag, the profits of which will go towards mobilising rural South African communities by bike Profits from the sale of Scicon’s distinctive new yellow and black Qhubeka Scicon saddlebags will go towards mobilising people on bicycles in South Africa.…

  • Rotor To Produce New Bike Groupset

    13th March 2014

    Rotor has new high-end bike groupset in development that could be unveiled in 2014 Rotor cranks are currently specced on high-end bikes and it’s likely that the Rotor groupset will be a top-tier competitor for Shimano Dura Ace and SRAM…

  • Dassi Launches All New TT Bike

    27th February 2014

    British carbon frame bike brand, Dassi have just launched the DRC Limited II TT bike British carbon frame bike brand, Dassi today adds a TT bike to its high-performance range. The new time trial machine is hand built and finished to…