Rapha makes bikes?

Wearing appropriate and quality cycling clothes is pretty much essential if you’re a serious roadie/cyclist.  You’ll regret buying the cheap stuff when you’re mid-way into that century ride. Companies like Rapha has been making the good stuff for a long time.  And for a while now they’ve also quietly collaborated with traditional framebuilders (read: non carbon fiber) to build “Rapha Edition” bikes, which we truly … Continue reading Rapha makes bikes?

Mano a Mano: Giant challenges Specialized

When the Specialized-McLaren Venge was released a couple of years back to huge fan fare – intentionally capitalizing on McLaren Car’s experience and expertise in aerodynamics, its rivals didn’t really have a response of their own; they had “aero” bikes, but with the credentials of McLaren?  Nada. Until earlier this year when Giant announced – or claimed – that it’s new Propel Advanced SL is … Continue reading Mano a Mano: Giant challenges Specialized