Gravel Grinder News: Shimano Debuts First Dedicated Gravel Road Group- by Guitar Ted Editor’s Note: All images and information courtesy of Shimano Corporation Shimano has announced a new component series specifically designed for gravel and adventure riding called “GRX”. This is a significant moment in bicycling history, akin to when Shimano introduced the first dedicated […]
I end the photos with the Niner MCR 9 RDO, a bike that has to be the most controversial, polarizing, gravel bike in the world. (Maybe the most photographed gravel bike as well. Editor) Making it an e-bike would likely burn down the internet.
Gravel Grinder News: PCL Adds “Eroica” Category To Gravel Worlds- by Guitar Ted Have you ever heard of L’Eroica? It is an event- and now has inspired a category of events- that originated in Italy by a rider by the name of Giancarlo Brocci, who in 1997 decided he wanted to do a ride, and […]
Gravel Grinder News: J.Guillem Ti Bike, New Brooks Saddle, Test Bikes- by Guitar Ted In this edition of Gravel Grinder News we take a look at another titanium gravel bike frame offering, a new variant in the Brooks Cambium saddle range, and a sneak peek at a couple of new test bikes that will be […]
Gravel Grinder News: New Ti Bike From Knolly, Time Shoes Are Back- by Guitar Ted Knolly isn’t a company you might have pegged to come up with an offering for the gravel rider, and certainly titanium may not have been a frame material you would have thought a company like this would have chosen. That […]
Gravel Grinder News: Bikes From Moots, Lauf, New Tires From Tioga- by Guitar Ted There have been a couple of interesting new debuts of bicycles recently that bear mentioning. Typically, most new bike offerings in the “gravel/All-Road” category don’t differ much, one from the other, and we generally don’t make any special mentions in those […]
Enve Composites announced today that a new range of Enve branded road hubs will now be available in their complete wheel sets and as sets sold separately. This range of road hubs will cover both rim brake and disc brake standards.
Gravel Grinder News: Fyxation Expands Carbon Fork Offerings- by Guitar Ted Fyxation, the Wisconsin based company that has offered a carbon gravel frame and fork, steel gravel bikes, and an aftermarket carbon fork for gravel, has expanded their fork offerings. The company announced today that two new fork offerings under the Sparta model name will […]
Gravel Grinder News: Donnelly Debuts EMP Gravel Tire- by Guitar Ted Donnelly, (formerly Clement), introduced one of the first purpose built gravel tires available with the introduction of the Xplor MSO series. They have been rather quiet on the introduction of new gravel tires since then, focusing rather on the transition from Clement branding and […]
Gravel Grinder News: Enve Debuts New Gravel Handle Bar And Fork- by Guitar Ted Enve, the high end carbon wheel and components company based in Ogden, Utah, has just announced a couple of new components aimed at the gravel road/back road riding and racing rider. The new components are simply named; “Gravel Fork” and “Gravel […]