Bike

Reinventing the Wheel

When Assaf Biderman, associate director of MIT’s urban-design-­focused Sense­able City Lab, part­nered with the city of Copenhagen to help sell people around the world on pedal-­powered commuting,...

How Team Sky Plans to Start Winning Again

Paying attention to training at a nearly microscopic level brought the team to amazing victory, before big-picture problems brought it all crashing down in 2014.

Here Comes Africa!

Dynamite, it is said, comes in small packages. And sometimes it comes in non-descript emails, too. One of those came on January 14 when the Tour de France organizers announced their annual Tour...

The $17,500 Steel Bike

The most winning cyclist in history is returning to his racing roots with a line of steel bikes, starting with the small-batch, boutique Eddy70 to commemorate his 70th birthday.

First Look: Boo RS-M

One of the most interesting bikes we tested this year was Boo’s hard tail RS-M 29er, which mates bamboo tubing to carbon wrap lugs.

First Look: Pivot Mach 4c

The Mach 4 Carbon was perhaps our most anticipated bicycle of the year as it was the only bike we received with the new Shimano XTR Di2 drivetrain.

First Look: Giant Defy Advanced SL 0

Though many road riders are still resistant to disc brakes, judging by the crop of 2015 road bikes in this year’s test, this technology is here to stay.

Snow Season's Best Supersized Rides

It seems people can't get enough of fat bikes these days. From a human-powered snowmobile to a 29+ model, these are the best rides to get you out on the trail this winter.

12 Cycling Stocking Stuffers Under $50

You can't fit a bike into a stocking—or a helmet, cleats, and pretty much all of the glamorous but wallet-draining gifts cyclists dream of (more on those in another article). But the little things...

Six-Month Test: Scott Addict Team

The last word in 2014 bike reviews goes to what was arguably our favorite bike of the year, the Gear of the Year-winning Scott Addict.

Specialized Diverge: The Ideal Winter Training Rig

Whereas many of the adventure road bikes hitting the market at the moment are one-off models, often in the budget range, Specialized is debuting the Diverge as a full line of bicycles, including...

The Six-Month Gravel Bike Test: Niner RLT9

When mountain bike designer Niner—one of the original 29-inch wheel proponents—jumped on the 'gravel bike' trend, we knew we had to test their version. The RLT9, billed as a fat-tired road bike,...