Tag: disc brakes

Why Rim Brakes Will Be Extinct In 2 Years | GCN Tech Show Ep. 45

(logo swooshing) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – Coming up, we’ve got Continental GP 5000 tires, a prototype SRAM groupset spotted in Japan, hot Taipei tech, your upgrades, the Bike Vault, and more. – Yeah, not forgetting our main talking point this week, are rim brakes gonna be extinct in just two years? […]

GCN Tech Unboxing: Orbea Orca Aero Disc

(soft music) (dramatic swooshes) – We’re back for another GCN Tech unboxing and this one is a biggy. No, not because it’s my first one, but because we’re unboxing a brand new bike from our partners, Orbea. Inside this box is a brand new Orbea Orca Aero Disc and as ever, because this is a […]

Mathieu Van Der Poel’s Canyon Inflite CF SLX Cyclo-Cross Bike

(dramatic sound effects) – I’m here with the Canyon Inflite CF SLX of Mathieu Van der Poel, a rider who has, let’s face it, won more cyclocross races than I’ve had hot meals. He’s hot property right now in cyclocross and while many teams out there are actually hoping that he would go and ride […]

Pro Cycling Time Trial Tech | Abu Dhabi Tour 2018

– It is individual time trial day at the Abu Dhabi Tour, so we thought we would go into the pit and find some of the new tech and what the riders get up to before they start this individual test. (beeping) (light rock music) EF, Education First, are the only team here to be […]

James Hayden’s Transcontinental Fairlight Strael Bikepacking Setup

(electronic tones) – So we’re here with James Hayden, who’s the winner of last year’s edition of the Transcontinental Race, and we’re gonna take a little bit of a closer look at his bike packing setup for the race. Thanks for coming on, James. Can you just talk us through, to start with, the frame, […]

NEW Custom And Modified Racing Tech At The Abu Dhabi Tour 2018

– Hot on the heels of Jon’s report from the Dubai Tour, I’m going to do exactly the same thing here in Abu Dhabi. New custom and slightly modified tech. The biggest news by a long way is that Cannondale have got a brand new bike here. It’s an aero model with disc brakes but […]

Why Ollie Chose Rim Brakes For His New Pinarello Dogma F12

– This absolute beauty is my brand new Pinarello Dogma F12 with rim brakes. In GCN colors. It’s the exact same model as ridden by Team INEOS in the Tour de France and it’s available in both rim brakes and disc brakes. Now, I’m going to tell you all about my new bike and why […]

2020 WorldTour Team Bike Guide | What’s New In The Peloton?

– The Pelaton Merry Go Round, it’s not just riders who changed teams, there’s also equipment and sponsors too. So let’s have a look at the 2020 Bikes of the World Tour. I’m looking forward to this one. (intro music) – [Speaker 2] Ag2R La Mondiale. As in 2019 the bikes come from Belgium brand […]