Tag: hydraulic

Road Bikes With Disc Brakes: Hot Or Not? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 70

(logo zooms) – Welcome to the GCN Tech show. – This week we’ve got ourselves a new GPS, a book all about climbs, a new 12-speed group set, plus a brand new Pinarello. – And our main talking point, which look better, disc brake bikes or rim brake bikes. – Well, I know the answer […]

GCN Tech Unboxing: Shimano GRX Di2 Groupset

– Welcome to another amazing GCN Tech unboxing. Where, as ever, you have a chance to win. And this week we’ve got a ridiculously good prize. A brand new, complete Shimano GRX RX800 Di2 group set. A whole group set! How awesome is that? I mean, unfortunately, I’m not allowed to enter. But one very […]

The Theory of Oval Chain Rings | ROTOR Factory Tour

(whooshing) – We’re here at the Rotor HQ and factory in Madrid to find out how Q Rings are made, the science behind them, and then to go for a ride on them. And I’m really excited, some of my best results were in Q Rings and it’s been a while since I last used […]

Should You Ride Shorter Cranks On Your Bike? | GCN Tech Clinic

(whooshing noise) – Welcome to this weeks’ Tech Clinic where we aim to answer your tech questions and queries about your bikes and equipment. Now, if you’re wondering where John is, well, he’s at the world championships in Harrogate on the hunt for hot tech, though I hear it’s currently raining there at the moment. […]

New Wilier Zero SLR | Lightweight Aero Bike First Look

– We have got a very exciting first look for you here today. This is the brand new Wilier Zero SLR. (upbeat electronic music) Now, Wilier is one of the most historic and recognizable bike brands in the world. This is its first super lightweight bike with disc brakes and fully concealed cables. In case […]

Review: Kalkhoff Include 8 Premium Electric Bike

Hi I’m Karen Wiener here at The New Wheel electric bikes in San Francisco and I’m standing here with the Kalkhoff Include 8 Premium. Kalkhoff as a company has been really rethinking the way the engineer bicycles the frames of electric bicycles in particular and this is their take on the most sophisticated well-designed step […]

Review: Xtracycle Edgerunner 10E Electric Bike

Hey, I’m Karen at The New Wheel, and I am here with the Xtracycle Edgerunner 10E. It’s the new electric bike from Xtracycle. Now Xtracycle’s right across the Bay, we work very closely with them and have really enjoyed the partnership. We’ve always believed that the way to get families out of cars and onto […]