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TESTED: Canyon Spectral:ON CF 8 e-bike

TESTED: Canyon Spectral:ON CF 8 e-bike

Canyon's foray into the eMTB market in Australia goes deep! We've tested the Canyon Spectral:ON CF 8 trail bike. 25 Feb 2021
TESTED: 7iDP Project 23 Fibreglass Fullface Helmet

TESTED: 7iDP Project 23 Fibreglass Fullface Helmet

The 7iDP Project 23 comes up with the goods for fit and features for our tester Will Shaw. 25 Feb 2021
TESTED: 2021 Pivot Trail 429 Enduro

TESTED: 2021 Pivot Trail 429 Enduro

The Pivot Trail 429 Enduro combines the new 429 frame and an over-forked Enduro build - and we love it. 23 Feb 2021
TESTED: Michelin DH22 and DH34 MTB tyres

TESTED: Michelin DH22 and DH34 MTB tyres

Michelin have upped the ante with their new downhill tyres - goodbye inserts! 18 Feb 2021
TESTED: Yep Uptimizer dropper post

TESTED: Yep Uptimizer dropper post

The Yep Uptimizer promises to be the slickest, easy to service dropper post on the market. 15 Feb 2021
FIRST LOOK: Aftershokz Aeropex Wireless Bluetooth Headphones

FIRST LOOK: Aftershokz Aeropex Wireless Bluetooth Headphones

The Aftershokz Aeropex Wireless Bluetooth Headphones match great sound quality with open ear safety. 12 Feb 2021
TESTED: Limar Delta trail helmet

TESTED: Limar Delta trail helmet

The Limar Delta delivers trail coverage and low weight - an ideal match for all day trail rides. 8 Feb 2021
FIRST LOOK: 2021 Merida Ninety Six RC XT

FIRST LOOK: 2021 Merida Ninety Six RC XT

We've just had Merida's new cross-country rocket ship arrive for testing - here's a closer look at the Merida Ninety Six RC XT. 3 Feb 2021
Unboxing the Canyon Spectral:ON CF 8.0

Unboxing the Canyon Spectral:ON CF 8.0

Canyon are releasing their eMTBs to Australia - here's our first look at the Spectral:ON 2 Feb 2021
TESTED: 2021 Merida eOne-Sixty 9000

TESTED: 2021 Merida eOne-Sixty 9000

The Merida eOne-Sixty has sat atop the wish list for riders since it launched. And the updated models for 2021 are no exception. 28 Jan 2021
TESTED: Revel Bikes Ranger

TESTED: Revel Bikes Ranger

The Revel Bikes Ranger hits the trails with the same Canfield Balance Formula suspension platform, but with 115mm of travel that is set to get rowdy. 15 Jan 2021
TESTED: Shimano Deore M6100 12-speed group set

TESTED: Shimano Deore M6100 12-speed group set

Does Shimano's lastest budget friendly group set live up to standard set bu the rest of its 12-speed range? 29 Dec 2020
TESTED: DT Swiss 232 suspension

TESTED: DT Swiss 232 suspension

Can DT Swiss' 232 One butt-in on the dominance of Fox and RockShox? 25 Dec 2020
TESTED: DT Swiss D 232 One Dropper post

TESTED: DT Swiss D 232 One Dropper post

Can an upside down short travel dropper post keep pace in the world of ever longer travel posts? 24 Dec 2020
TESTED: ilabb Don Series

TESTED: ilabb Don Series

See how these new threads from New Zealand stand up to Aussie riding conditions 23 Dec 2020
TESTED: CeramicSpeed OSPW X system

TESTED: CeramicSpeed OSPW X system

Will giant pully wheels help you pedal faster? 22 Dec 2020
Specialized Epic vs Specialized Epic EVO

Specialized Epic vs Specialized Epic EVO

We asked a World Cup racer to put the Specialized Epic and Epic EVO head to head. 20 Dec 2020
TESTED: 7 iPD knee and elbow pads

TESTED: 7 iPD knee and elbow pads

7 iDP (Seven Protection) touts its pads to offer the best of both worlds in protection and pedal friendliness, Jared Rando sought to find out 17 Dec 2020
TESTED: Revel Bikes Rail

TESTED: Revel Bikes Rail

The Revel Rail is the big hit, 27.5" wheeled bike in the Revel stable - we tasked Chris Herron with the review of this super bike. 16 Dec 2020
TESTED: Hope Fortus Wheels

TESTED: Hope Fortus Wheels

Hope Technology's range of parts extends to wheels - like this rock solid Fortus wheels built on the Hope Pro 4 hubs. 16 Dec 2020
FIRST LOOK: Orbea Wild FS eMTB

FIRST LOOK: Orbea Wild FS eMTB

The Orbea Wild FS is the big hit bike in the Orbea eMTB range - here's a closer look. 15 Dec 2020