Lennard Zinn explores the myriad ways to check chain wear — not all yield the same results. Here's how to measure accurately.
UCI: Disc brakes okay, but still only a trial
The UCI will allow Continental, Pro Continental, and women's teams to ride disc brake road bikes as a trial program in 2016.
Reviewed: Bontrager Flare R
Bontrager's Flare R taillight excels in the brightness department, though it may struggle in winter conditions
Review: Specialized's comfy, plush road shoes
These road shoes are a good option for someone looking for a stiff sole, a comfy heel cup, and a roomy toebox.
Ask a Mechanic: How to protect your frame
Trying to keep your shiny new frame scratch-free? Art's Cyclery explains how to apply adhesive frame protection.
Reviewed: Shimano XTR 9000
Butter-smooth shifting is one of the highlights of Shimano's top-tier mountain bike drivetrain.
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Reviewed: Wilier Cento1 Air aero road bike
Wilier's Cento1 Air earns high marks in the aerodynamics department, but the stiffness and handling leave something to be desired.
Week in Tech: Attaquer, Revolights, NeverLose
Attaquer and Gore offer new apparel, Revolights lights up its Indiegogo campaign and two companies that want to keep your bike secure.
Reviewed: Fuji's aero road offering
The Transonic 1.3 didn't wow us, but it is a solid bike capable of getting up to speed quickly — and maintaining that speed on straights.
- Reviewed: Time Skylon aero road bike
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- Reviewed: Cervelo S5 aero road bike
- Video: Nys' Trek Boone ’cross rig
- New smartglasses with fighter jet tech
- Tech FAQ: Problems with tubular tape
- Resistance is futile: 34 tires tested
- Week in Tech: Colorful undies and more
- Reviewed: Brancale's leather gloves for the cold
- Ask a Mechanic: Wheel true vs. wheel tension
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- Pro Bike Gallery: Talansky’s Cannondale SuperSix Evo
- Spotted: New FSA drivetrain on Kwiatkowski’s bike
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