Bike

What’s a Doper to Do in Retirement?

On a spectacular day for a bike ride in Sonoma County, Levi Leipheimer is sitting on the side of the road adjusting his cleat position.

The Do-It-All Aero Road Helmet

At a wind tunnel in Scottsdale, Arizona, helmet and apparel manufacturer Giro released what it describes as the next iteration of the aero road helmet.

6 Dazzling Off-Road Ragers

Lighter, plusher, more refined—these six off-road ragers dazzled at our 2014 bike test.

High-Tech Carbon Wheels to Upgrade Your Ride

Enve—the Ogden, Utah-based purveyor of what are arguably the most sought-after carbon wheels on the market—has introduced a full remake of its mountain wheelset line.

The World's Best Long-Travel 29er?

We’ve been waiting more than a year to ride the Enduro 29. The delay has been partly a question of availability and crossed signals.

How the Hour Record Will Save Cycling

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), cycling’s governing body, recently announced that it’s changed the rules for the Hour Record—an event that pits a cyclist against the clock to see how far he...

Bike Gear as Wearable Art

One enterprising California artist is making custom-painted helmets, bike frames, and saddles for all.

Electric Suspension? Absolutely

Electronic suspension for mountain bikes might sound excessively complicated, but Magura’s wireless system is quick, light, and impressively simple.

The 7 Best Road Bikes of 2014

From a speedy dream piece to the most versatile road ride we’ve ever tested, this year’s best bikes meet the needs of every cyclist.

The Wheel Wars Have Been Won

Yes, 29ers can turn just fine. No, 26ers aren’t alive and well. Now would everyone please just pick your favorite bike, shut up, and ride?

Building a Better Lid

Manufacturers are hard at work making your helmet safer and smarter. Here's what to expect from the next generation.