Bikes Archive

Starling Murmur: Everything You Need To Know!

With the announcement that you can now ‘win’ a place in line to buy a Starling Murmur, what better time do we have than now to go over all the features of this steel, full-suspension bike. First of all let’s get a bit of history out of the way. Starling is a small frame maker […]

DVO Launch ‘Budget” Beryl and Onyx In Taiwan

DVO Suspension aren’t really known as manufacturers of budget suspension, but over at the Taipei Bike Show the company has launched two new ‘affordable’ forks. As we all know, DVO Suspension came about after a bunch of very talented engineers and designers decided to leave Marrzocchi. Over the years now, DVO has impressed the cycling […]

Production Privee Shan N5: Everything You Need To Know!

It’s the Taipei Bike Show this week and Andorran brand Production Privee has used the event to launch their Shan No5 full suspension bike. Production Privee are a small frame and component maker based out of Andorra. The company became famous for its Shan Enduro hardtail and for sponsoring Cedric Garcia (PP provide the Frenchman […]

Wow Look At Troy Brosnan’s Canyon Factory Sender Downhill Bike!

It only took Canyon Factory rider Troy Brosnan a few hours to show off the all new Factory Sender Downhill bike and it looks stunning! Canyon revealed the Canyon Factory Downhill team yesterday, but at that time no images of the bike were available so this really is a first look. Oh baby! 😍 #sendercf […]

It’s Official Josh Bryceland Won’t Race WC Downhill In 2017

Ratboy, aka Josh Bryceland, aka the most chilled dowhnhill rider you are every likely to meet has officially announced that he will not be racing in the Downhill World Cup for 2017! The rumours started a few months ago when Claudio mentioned that Josh Bryceland had spoken to him prior a World Cup run that […]

Did Remy Metailler Just Say He Will Ride For Rocky Mountain?

Remy Metailler, the ex-Commencal rider and local Whistler rider, may have just leaked that he will be riding for Rocky Mountain for 2017! Remy Metailler has a very busy life! When he’s not whipping everything in sight on his downhill bike, recovering from a broken back, you can probably find him at Core Whistler, training […]

Chinese Tech Giant Launches First Android Smart Mountain Bike

Anyone who loves tech will know that CES 2017 is about to begin and while most of the products there won’t be related to our fine sport, there are a few cross over products like this new smart mountain bike from LeEco. LeEco are a tech company from China who have made quite a splash […]

Loris Vergier Joins Santa Cruz Syndicate For 2017

Ex-Specialized Gravity rider, Loris Vergier, is headed for the Santa Cruz Syndicate for 2017! Loris Vergier announced in 2016 that he would leave Specialized, the news came as a shock to the mountain biking and downhill world as the young rider had only been signed for the Specialized Gravity team for one season. Since the […]

Canyon Bikes Teases 2017 WC Team

It has been the subject of much discussion, but it finally looks like Canyon’s entry in to the DH WC for 2017 is official. For months now we’ve heard from people in the know who have been quietly confident that Canyon Bikes, the buy direct specialists from Germany, would be one of the new kids […]

Swiss Downhill Syndicate Turns To NS Bikes Factory Racing

More big news today for the 2017 Downhill World Cup, as the SDS announces it is no more! The Swiss Downhill Syndicate will not be taking part in the 2017 WC DH, well not under the old SDS name anyway! SDS have teamed up with Polish bike brand NS Bikes to become NS Bikes Factory […]