2019 Devinci Spartan

Devinci’s Trail bikes have historically occupied a versatile middle ground — pretty good on the up, and pretty good on the down. So does the most recent iteration of the Devinci Spartan continue this trend?

Neko’s Fun Ride

One of the projects I set for myself for this trip to Taiwan was to try to learn more about the cycling culture here. The Taiwanese love cycling. Where my Vietnamese friends detest cycling as a mark of...

Up, Down, Eat, Drink

Tuscany. A place which needs no introduction. With its wine-soaked villages, art-rich cities, swathes of olive groves and truffle fields, and world-famous food, Tuscany epitomizes “la bella vita” or the...

Highlights of 2018: Part I

Time to look back at the 2018 season, to select a few highlights for review the moment with added hindsight. First, the final stage of Paris-Nice, a cliffhanger on the corniche where the result was...

2019 Devinci Spartan

Devinci’s Trail bikes have historically occupied a versatile middle ground — pretty good on the up, and pretty good on the down. So does the most recent iteration of the Devinci Spartan continue this trend?

2019 BMW S1000 RR

Lighter, faster, stronger — the third generation of BMW Motorrad's liter bike, the S 1000 RR, promises to be the best yet. BMW aimed to best the previous generation's performance by a second, and with an...

Friday Group Ride #429

I know I’ve asked the question I’m going to ask before, but very recent events and conversations have me thinking that the answers may have changed. I’m getting ahead of myself though. First, I crashed my...

Paceline Tandem: Sarah Lee

Veteran Sarah Lee says she faced a choice. Figure out how to reconnect with her nation following her military service … or kill herself. Fortunately for her, and her many compatriots and fellow vets, she...

2018 Team Victory Rankings

With the season finished it’s time to look back at the wins and also take a deeper look at the stats. Which teams had the most podium places but the fewest wins? Which teams are the most reliant on one...

Arc Vector Electric Motorcycle

UK-based Arc released their first production motorcycle to the public at the EICMA Motorcycle Show in Milan, Italy, and brought game-changing technology to the world of two wheels. Billed as a "neo-cafe...

The Taipei Show

As much as I want to think that I walk into Interbike each year excited to see what is there, my experience at the Taipei show yesterday was instructive. Clearly, I’ve lost some of that wide-eyed wonder of...

Roads to Ride: Colle San Carlo

A challenging climb that’s part scenic detour, part gymnasium. Off the radar for years, it’s on the route of the 2019 Giro and a rival to the likes of Mortirolo and Mont du Chat thanks to its relentless...