The Week in Bike #53 – CGFYN News
January 24, 2015
This Week’s The Week in Bike will not be seen, so that we might instead bring you this special news presentation.
Behind the scenes at SRAM – a company tour
January 14, 2015
Put the words “Made in” in front of the word “Taiwan”, and it’s typically off-putting to many people. The perception is that products made in Taiwan, as with those made in China, are cheap and poor-quality. That perception exists across the board – if you’re talking about clothing, electronics or (in our case) cycling gear. […]
In the wild: SRAM Wireless Electronic Groupset
August 26, 2014
Back at the Tour of California the SRAM electronic groupset was spotted on some of the Bissell Development Team’s Trek Madones but it was up for debate whether or not it was true wireless as anticipated, or if indeed there were cables. The prototypes we saw in California had wires coming from the front and […]
Spotted: SRAM electronic groupset
May 11, 2014
SRAM leaked its much anticipated electronic groupset at the Midwest regional championship Cyclocross Championships in the US last December and is now making an appearance at the Tour of California on the Bissell Development Team bikes. GCN caught some footage. We still don’t know much about the groupset, but here’s what what’s speculated: – We’ve […]
Disc brakes and road bikes: what does the future hold?
October 1, 2013
If you’ve been paying any sort of attention to what the major manufacturers have been doing in the past year or so, you’ll notice that disc brakes are becoming more of a fixture on road bikes. This is not a passing fad.
SRAM Hydraulic Discs and Calliper Brakes
December 18, 2012
Hydraulic disc and calliper brakes revolutionised mountain biking over a decade ago and it’s been long rumoured that they’d be making their way onto production road bikes. Well it appears that SRAM may not be too far off. Over the weekend there were a couple bikes with some subtle but interesting parts riding around Melbourne […]