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Surface 604 Interbike 2015

Surface 604 is excited about getting people riding bikes and their 2016 line up is both utilitarian and budget friendly.

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Magura and Lightweight Interbike 2015

Magura teases their new wireless electronic dropper post, which is set to be released early next year and shows off the MT7 Race brake.

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White Lightning Interbike 2015

Most cleaning products turn your matte finish glossy, but White Lightning’s new Matte Finisher keeps your bike looking sinister.

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Lupine Lighting Interbike 2015

Lupine’s new range of lights continues to impress with increased brightness and longer battery life for 2016. They’ve also mixed things up with a new smartphone app and battery packs capable of charting USB devices.

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Vittoria Interbike 2015

Vittoria’s new 4C rubber uses four different material stop help tune sidewall and center, which offers improved cornering and traction.

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X-Fusion Interbike 2015

X-Fusion releases new production version of the 160mm travel inverted Revel, introduces new Roughcut HLR damper throughout the line, and launches new air can.

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Norco Interbike 2015

Canadian manufacturer Norco has the new full suspension, carbon fiber, 650B and 29” Revolver on display, as well as it’s new Torrent 650B Plus hardtail, and Fluid kids line.

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DT Swiss Interbike 2015

DT Swiss showcases new carbon wheelsets, lighter hubs with higher POE, and wider rims for the plus crowd.

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FOX Interbike 2015

FOX rolls out new negative air spring throughout fork line for improved performance and major weight savings, and launches series of successful new shocks.

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ENVE Interbike 2015

ENVE is introducing a new high volume rim specifically designed to take advantage of the new generation of high volume tires.

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Bell Interbike 2015

Bell Helmets highlights their newest Star Wars edition helmet, women’s Joyride line, and series of new youth, commuter and performance oriented helmets with MIPS integration.

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Boa Technology Interbike 2015

Boa Technology highlights their new IP1 and S2-S dials, along with new custom color dial options.

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IMBA announces 2015 Epic Trails and Ride Centers

For more than a decade, IMBA has recognized trails and trail systems around the world that stand out as models for the best that mountain biking has to offer. See which amazing locales were recognized in 2015.

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New PRO components for DH and cross country riders

Shimano’s component arm PRO was busy at Eurobike, showing off a host of new gear for both downhill and cross country racers and riders. Click through to read all about it.

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First Ride Review: Trek Pro Caliber 9.9 29er XC bike

Sub-20 pounds right out of the box, this race-ready bike needs no upgrades. But how does the Isospeed decoupler handle bumps large and small?

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Jamis Defcon 27.5 enduro bike line-up launched

New Jersey-based bike maker launching line of alloy 27.5 enduro bikes built around 160mm suspension platform.

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Photo Gallery: 2015 Leadville Trail 100

The goal for the Topeak Ergon team at the 2015 Leadville Trail 100 MTB was clear from the start: Cover the 100-mile course in a record breaking time of less than 6 hours.

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Video: The return of Fat Chance Cycles

After a long hiatus, famed pioneering mountain bike builder Chris Chance of Fat Chance Bicycles is getting back in the game. Find out why and see the new bike in this revealing video interview.

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Video: ‘In the Know’ featuring Connor Fearon

This 21 year old World Cup downhiller is putting together a year in World Cup circuit worthy of his name. Check out the cornering speed and the flight control on this lad.

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7 Bikes for 7 Wonders: Crater Lake

Every year, cyclists flock to the famed Oregon National Park intent on taking on the challenge of the ever-undulating 33-mile Rim Drive — and taking in the spectacular scenery along the way.

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Video: Chris Akrigg in ‘The Water Cycle’

Chris is at his best once again in a downhill romp from the top of the Brecon Beacons through South Wales all the way to the coast through streams, rivers, waterfalls, reservoirs and across beaches.

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7 Bikes for 7 Wonders: The Coast

Ahearne Cycles fat bike perfect for exploring Oregon’s ultra-scenic 363-mile coastline.

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Video: Brandon Semenuk’s unReal Segment in 4k

This uninterrupted shot was filmed by the most advanced gyro-stabilized camera system, the GSS C520, mounted to a truck on a custom road built next to a custom trail that took three weeks to build.

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7 Bikes for 7 Wonders: Columbia River Gorge

Scenic waterfalls cascading down steep cliffs, amazing long distance views, wine production, craft beer, and superb cycling are just a fraction of the Columbia River Gorge experience.

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Shimano ups shoe game with 18 new offerings

Though best known as a component maker, Shimano now has 71 shoe models, including 18 new pairs across a number of categories. Here are some of the highlights.

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