Tagged: Disc brake

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New Disc Brake From Yokozuna USA

Known for their premium compression-less brake and gear cable system, Yokozuna has just announced their first disc brake for road and cyclocross use.


Received: Giant TCX SLR1

You know a sport has become pretty mainstream when the worlds biggest (near enough) manufacture has a whole specific range of bikes. Giant’s TCX SLR 1 certainly looks the part, will it fit the bill?

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Received: Pro-Lite Antero XC wheels

More wheels hit the grit test bench – this time we’ll re-purpose these 29er race wheels from Pro-Lite for cross and other #dirtydropbargoodness. How will the Antero XC’s stand the testing time?


Received: Shand Stoater

Belt Drive, Rohloff, hand made, steel. It may be niche central with this latest arrival from Shand, but will it offer plenty in the real world?


Eurobike 2014: Cube

Cube continues to push value for money into the realms of the seemingly crazy with its new trio of Cross Race bikes.


Received: Engineered Zondag

An Italian made, british designed cyclocross race bike? Oh go on then. This understated rig has just arrived for a serious run through the grit.cx test mill.


GT Grade

The GT Grade claims to be a whole lot more: big tyre clearance, super fun geometry, disc brakes, and a thru axle fork. But how different is it, and does it matter?