25th Eurobike Report

25th Eurobike comes to a close with 42,720 trade visitors and 34,400 bike fans – International participation rises to 106 countries – 1766 journalists from 41 countries – Eurobike 2017 with one Festival Day Once again, the Eurobike was able to present itself as a valuable platform of the international bicycle industry. From start-up entrepreneurs, to dealers and decision-makers in mid-sized enterprises, and on up to leaders of large corporations: All in all 42,720 industry visitors came to Lake Constance (2015: 45,870). An additional 34,400 bike fans (2015: 20,730) wanted…

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2016 100% Aircraft Helmet Preview | Eurobike 2015

Not only is this the first mountain bike specific helmet from goggle connoisseur’s 100%, but their first helmet ever. The exciting launch of the Aircraft helmet is a great example of the brands serious stance on technical product innovation for MTB and one that we are as equally excited to shout about. This precision-engineered full-face helmet is crafted from a carbon/ Kevlar composite shell to maximise strength while minimising weight. Thanks to the 25-air channels, the Aircraft helmet is perfectly engineered to deliver maximum airflow and help cool you down…

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Oakley Crowbar MX Goggles

Also featured in Issue #26 The ‘Oakley Crowbar MX’ with clear lens came our way a few weeks ago. With comfortable fit on MX and DH helmets, the Crowbars come with a pack of tear-offs, a good deal to pull the set through a season. Oakley’s scratch resistant lens is as good as always. Our test crew didn’t have a fogging problem with these Crowbars. The foam padding worked well and didn’t leave a goggle print on our face after a ride! And of course kept sweat off our eyes.…

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GoBro with the SJ 4000 wifi

GoBro – Checking out the SJ4000 Wi-Fi sports cam By: Vineet Sharma Before I write further, I know what you are thinking about this camera. Yes, it looks just like a GoPro. Can’t deny that. I was bit confused before getting this camera because it claims to be as good as its competitor and in half the price. Actually more than half to be precise. Let’s take a look what does this camera offers and how it performs. As mentioned earlier that it resembles to the popular GoPro Hero 3…

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On-One Codeine 29er

On-One Codeine 29er By: Ed Brazier Also featured in Issue #21 | May 2014   The Codeine is available as a frame with rear shock and as a complete bike with SRAM’s X01 groupset. It’s a 29er, it’s got 140mm of front travel and 130mm of rear travel, it runs a single chainring up to 34 teeth, big tyres and it’s a whole heap of fun to ride. A big hitting 29er with pop and fun. Fitting big wheels, with clearance to run big tyres – even our 2.4in Chunky…

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FSA Comet

FSA Comet – Crankset By: Vineet Sharma Also featured in Issue #20 | March 2014 FSA has offered many not too heavy on pockets components including this FSA Comet crankset intended for all mountain/trail use. The older version was designed with 3 chainring bolts, which had limitations in terms of using FSA chain ring only.  This revised design is now available with 4 Cr-Mo steel chainring bolts which offer strength, and durability. The forged AL6061 alloy arms are similar and strong too. The FSA comet we have put on test…

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