Le Tour tech: SRM power meters, seat-droppers, ice vests and more
July 18, 2014
We often see new bikes and cycling-related technology make their first appearance at the Tour de France, and no wonder – it’s the biggest race in the world and the biggest annual sporting event on the planet. CyclingTips reporter Dave Everett has been roaming the pits looking for new and interesting bits of kit in […]
Team Sky Mechanics’ Truck Tour
July 16, 2014
GCN’s Simon Richardson took a look around the Team Sky mechanics truck. It’s one of the nicest on the Tour de France, with expandable sides, inside workspace and a draw full of stems in millimetre increments.
Cobble gobblers: the bikes and equipment of Le Tour’s pavé day
July 10, 2014
The wet editions of Paris-Roubaix are the ones cycling fans remember most. They produce images that stay with us; images of riders suffering through the dirt and rain while battling the broken cobbles of the north of France. When you get this sort of action at the biggest stage race of the year it produces […]
Campagnolo Record EPS v2.0 review
June 10, 2014
Campagnolo’s original Record EPS electronic groupset offered precise and reliable shifting but the external battery was heavy and unsightly. The company recently updated Record EPS with a new internal battery, rendering EPS V2.0, and in this review CTech editor Matt Wikstrom takes a closer look at the installation and performance of the revised groupset.
Time trial tech at the Giro d’Italia
May 22, 2014
The Giro d’Italia continues today with a 42km individual time trial which could see a further shaping of the overall classification. CyclingTips’ Dave Everett has been spending some time at the startline, including at the stage 1 team time trial, and wrote this piece about some of the time trial tech on display at this […]
Bikes and other tech at the Giro d’Italia
May 16, 2014
CyclingTips’ roving reporter Dave Everett has been spending some time at the Giro d’Italia stage starts over the past week to get a feel for the bikes and other interesting tech tidbits that are on display. He put together this post.