A Comprehensive List of the Top BICYCLIST Posts of 2018
In ringing in the New Year, we’ve compiled a list of the most popular posts of 2018 on BICYCLIST. Following is a list of posts, starting in January, that were read and listened to by the majority of BICYCLIST readers and members.
Interbike 2019 Cancelled; Plans to ‘Research Alternative’ Shows for 2020
Interbike, the bicycle industry trade show started in 1982, will be cancelled for September 2019 in Reno, Emerald Expositions announced today. Darrell Denny, Executive Vice President of Emerald Expositions’ Sports Group, cited recent bike tariffs on imports as the final straw.
REI Launches Camping Project
REI Co-op launched Camping Project, a new product that enables users to search for bookable campsites and outdoor properties by location and nearby activities. REI members and customers can now search REI.com for more than 3,400 bookable campgrounds, cabins, and lookouts and thousands of other outdoor properties using Recreation.gov data.
Volkswagon Premieres New Zero Emission Models – Including Cargo Electric Bike
The innovative kinematics of the front axle ensure that the goods being transported on the load platform do not tilt with the cargo bike when cornering, rather they remain horizontal and thereby stable. This tilt-leveling technology is an innovation in the segment of cargo bikes.
State Bicycle Co. Releases a Spooky Color for their 6061 Black Label line
The 6061 Black Label is State Bicycle Co.’s most coveted line and the perfect tool for navigating the streets -available for a limited time in Zombie Green.
Denise Mueller-Korenek Smashes World’s Paced Bicycle Speed Record
Project Speed’s Denise Mueller-Korenek has become the fastest human to ever ride a bicycle — setting the World’s Paced Bicycle Record of 183.932 mph on September 16 at world famous Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah.
The Return of Exotic Metal Frames Courtesy Allite Super Magnesium
Officially launching at Interbike next week, Allite Super Magnesium is the first material to go to market from Allite, Inc., an Ohio-based company with cycling industry veteran Bruno Maier at the helm.
Yamaha Power Assist Bicycles in Stores Now
The all-new lineup of road bikes includes the UrbanRush, a drop-bar do everything road bike, the CrossConnect, a completely accessorized commuter/utility bike, and the CrossCore, a high style efficient fitness bike. Yamaha’s performance hardtail e-mountain bike, the YDX-TORC is also now available.
ROKA Releases Retro-Style, Racing-Inspired, ‘Torino’ Sunglasses
Named after the iconic sports mecca in the Italian Alps, the Torino sunglasses blends high-performance technology with classic, retro styling that stands out on the block, in the peloton or on the street.
Donnelly Cyclocross Bikes and Frames: Behind the Amy D. Blue Colorway
Donnelly Cycling will be donating a portion of all proceeds from the sales of their all-new C//C cyclocross bikes and frames in the Amy D. blue colorway to the Amy D. Foundation. These funds will be gifted to the Foundation established in the namesake of Amy Alison Dombroski.
Civia Introduces the Parkway Ebike in Time for Summer
This new ebike represents the gateway to enjoying the space in between where these new riders are and where they’re going. The Parkway retails for $2,799.00 and features a lightweight, quiet and award winning (2017, Red Dot Design) e-assist system from Bosch’s Active Line.
Outdoor Industry Association Releases Congressional Scorecard As Part of ‘Vote the Outdoors’ Campaign
Outdoor Industry Association released a tool that voters can use to look up their elected representatives’ grade on the Outdoor Industry Association Congressional Scorecard.
Work Commute 90 Miles? The Stromer ST3 Electric Commuter Handles The Ride Safely and Securely
The secret behind ST3’s power is its newly engineered SYNO Drive II rear hub drive, which packs a punch of 600 W and transfers 44 Nm of torque directly to the road surface. The motor is not only highly efficient, it also captures the energy released during braking in its powerful BQ814 battery with a range up to 93 miles.
A Revolutionary Drivetrain Concept that Eliminates the Need for Derailleurs and Chains
Driven is a revolutionary drivetrain concept that sets new standards in efficiency and eliminates the need for derailleurs and chains brought to you by CeramicSpeed and the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Colorado.
Mavic Releases Tour de France Limited Edition Wheels
The 2018 Tour de France is underway, and to celebrate, Mavic has introduced the Cosmic Ultimate Tubular TdF, trusted by Romain Bardet and the AG2R-La Mondiale Cycling Team, in addition to the all-new Cosmic Pro Carbon UST TdF.
Wend Bike Unveils First Colored Chain Wax in the World
WEND Bike introduces the first-ever colored chain lubricant in the world to the cycling market. WEND’s Spectrum collection reveals the bright side of performance and inspires individuality through a collection of colors like cycling’s never seen before.
Donnelly Launches Bike Line at Dirty Kanza 200
Two new bikes will be introduced and on display at the Dirty Kanza (DK200) – Friday, June 1st and Saturday June 2nd at the event’s expo in the Donnelly booth. The race-ready gravel G//C will also be in action when pro cyclocross racer, Jamey Driscoll makes his first DK200 start.
The Simpsons x State Bicycle Co. Dream Donut Build Giveaway
State Bicycle Co. in collaboration with the Simpsons is giving away the ultimate dream build with their limited edition Simpsons Donut frame dressed up with top-of-the-line components. Open to everyone, potential winners simply need to register online for a chance to roll away with this one of a kind build.
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