Canyon Grail CF 2020 Announced

The bike with the weird handlebar, the Canyon Grail CF, gets some second generation updates. The handlebar's still here. For 2020, Canyon, the direct-to-consumer power house, have redesigned their innovative carbon endurance-gravel bike. The second generation of Canyon's gravel specific line will introduce a flagship model CF SLX 8.0 ETAP which will set you back... Continue Reading →

Cervélo Áspero Gravel Bike

In a week of $17,000 e-bikes and $6,000 aluminum road bikes, who'd of thought that a reasonably priced, gravel, speed machine would come from Cervélo of all places? While most gravel bikes come with the necessary bolts and bosses for bikepacking as well as faster rides, the Aspero is purpose built for gravel racers and... Continue Reading →

The Other SRAM AXS Release Story

Yesterday was all about SRAM’s new Red eTap AXS 12-speed wireless drivetrain, the technical release is exciting but I think there's also something to be said for how SRAM decided to advertise the new groupset. Or, more frankly, who they chose to headline the announcement. Featured in all of SRAM's presentations to media and on its initial... Continue Reading →

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