Interbike Coverage


Attendees and Exhibitors Sound Off on New Vibe at Interbike

Interbike, the largest bicycle industry trade show in North America, today shared final results from the 2012 show in Las Vegas. While both Interbike and OutDoor Demo saw significant gains in key metrics

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JVC ADIXXION GC-XA1

The POV sport camera companies, such as GorPro, Drift Innovations, Contour and Replay have had the market to themselves, but the big boy’s, including JVC and Sony are stepping into fold. JVC had their new ADIXXION GC-XA1 video camera on display at Interbike, and the featured laden 5MP camera has integrated Wi-Fi, a waterproof and […]

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Park Tool’s New Power Lift Shop Repair Stand and More

When I last talked to Calvin from Park Tool (at the recent QBP SaddleDrive event) he gave me a hint as to what new products they would be showing at Interbike. He said the new product would be, “Made for you if you have a bad back or a really heavy bike.” My guess at […]

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Serfas Thunderbolt LED Headlight/Taillight

Serfas is well known for their saddles, but for 2013 they are expanding their product line in a huge way. One category of bike products that they are making waves in, is bike lights. Shown here are their new Thunderbolt LED commuter lights that come in a 35 lumen taillight version or a 90 lumen […]

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Royal Racing 2013

Royal Racing has some new products for 2013, but one of the big things is a more subdued set of color and graphics, in what they call, a return to their classic roots. They have some new shorts, jerseys, gloves, jackets, a women’s and youth series, and they have expanded their casual attire. Royal Racing […]

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POC 2013

The Swedish based POC gravity sport protection company has some new treats for 2013, including a new freeride helmet, revamped gloves, and new DH VPD armor. The new Crane helmet is for multipurpose usage, and it will be at home with freeride, BMX, dirt jumpers and bike park users.  The helmet uses an EPS sandwich […]

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Fluid Sports Nutrition – New Fresh Citrus Performance Drink

Richard Smith from Fluid talks to us about their new flavor of Fluid Performance: Fresh Citrus. Besides their award winning Fluid Performance electrolyte drink, Fluid also has a Recovery drink. Mtbr can atest that the all new Fresh Citrus flavor is light and easy to drink. We have also been using their other Performance and […]

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Zoic 2013 Spring Collection and Fall Collection highlights

Amy de Leon from Zoic shows us some highlights from their Spring 2013 Collection for both men and women. Also featured are a few of Zoic’s current Fall apparel that is available now

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Cateye Nano Shot Plus Light and Stealth 50 GPS Computer

Cateye surprised us last year in the Bike LIghts Shootout. They sent a tiny 250 lumen light called the Nano Shot  and it blew us away with its form factor, quality, brightness and price.  It kind of reminded us that Cateye is a Japanese company that makes quality stuff. The feel of their products is […]

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Halo Headband Interbike Booth

Nick Holslag shows us a demo of how Halo products work. Halo has an assortment of products such as the Headband, Skull Cap, and Protex bandana with SPF 30-50. The integrated padded sweatblock

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Pastajet’s Interbike Walkabout Pt 1

I am doing a couple of short Walkabout entries from the Interbike show, that are from my occasional meetings and sometimes random wanderings. Part 1 includes: Garmin Edge mount, American Classic 650B wheels, Polar bottle, Formula 650B fork and new Clif Bar treats. Garmin Garmin didn’t have any new computers at the show, and the […]

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Ashima 2013

The Ashima virtuoso Wayne Moore had some tasty tidbits he brought with him from Taiwan, including a new floating rotor, an updated two-piece rotor, and a revised PCB. His minimalist rotors have a cult following, and they are light weight and perform well, and they’re backed up by his long expertise in the braking world […]

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Sony Action Cam

The POV sport camera companies, such as GorPro, Drift Innovations, Contour and Replay have had the market to themselves, but the big boy’s, including JVC and Sony are stepping into fold. Sony had their new Action Cam video cameras on display at the show, and the camera comes in two models, the HDR-AS15 with built-in Wi-Fi, […]

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SR Suntour Axon Werx Carbon fork and Prototype 650B fork

Highlighted here is the Suntour Axon Werx Carbon fork that was used by Julie Bresset to win an Olympic Gold Medal for XC and Julie also won Gold at the World Championships. The same model of fork produced another Gold medal at the World Championships for Roger Rinderknecht in the 4x discipline. That’s versatility! In […]

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Interbike 2012 Closes With Record Attendance

Mtbr attended Interbike and we had a great experience. After several tumultuous years of competition, venue uncertainty, Interbike seemed to find its stride. The Outdoor Demo was hopping and the appetite for alternate-sized wheels was voracious.  29ers were hot, fat bikes were a hoot and 650b bikes were snatched up faster than Iphone 5s. It […]

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Panaracer Interbike Booth

Jeff Zell shows us the newest products for 2013 including the 29×2.25, 590g Driver 29 Pro, CG DH with ZSG combo compound, the 26″ and 29er version Comet, Swoop and Soar, the high performance CG AC

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Giro 2013

Giro has a handful of new products for 2013, including the Chamber, Jacket and Rumble shoes, and a new Women’s helmet series. There is not any real change in the helmet lineup, except for a couple of models that come in a XL sizing for big noggins. Giro Chamber The Chamber is a Freeride and […]

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Pivot Interbike Booth

Chris Cocalis shows us the 2013 PIvot line with the new Mach 429 Carbon that features dw-link suspension technology, ISCG 05 chain guide, and internal cable routing, the new LES 29er carbon hardtail

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X-Fusion Interbike Booth

John Hauer discusses the new products for 2013 including the Slant RL2 34mm for 650B and 26″ and the brand new Trace RL2 with Uni-Crown 29er forks, the Microlite RL rear shock and the superlight Hilo SL

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RacerMate Interbike Booth

Roger Moore shows us the CompuTrainer that simulates outdoor riding indoors and uses the newest software, RacerMate One, with 3D Cycling, Real Course Video, Power Training and SpinScan

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TRP Interbike Booth

Dave Biehler shows us the new mountain bike line for 2013 that includes the TRP Quadiem 4 piston brake with new aluminum center 2 piece rotor that’s designed for freeride and downhill, the Dash

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DT Swiss Interbike Booth

Paul Guebara shows us what’s new for 2013 including the the X1600 Spline 26″ and 29er, M1700 Spline 650b, X1900 26″ and 29er $400 pricepoint wheelset and the new X313 rear shock

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CycleOps Interbike Booth

Steve Chapin shows us the new 2013 products including the CycleOps Virtual Training software that creates courses with Google maps or a GPS file so you can ride them indoors, CycleOps and Enve Smart

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Lupine Interbike Booth

Fred Grinnan shows us the Lupine Lighting 2013 product lineup with the 3600 Lumen Betty R with wireless remote switch, 2400 Lumen Wilma, and the 900 Lumen Piko with its new

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Sidi Interbike Booth

Sara Ecclesine shows us the latest MTB shoes from Sidi, including the Drako Carbon SRS with full carbon sole and all new Tecno 3 buckles, women’s Sun and Diablo GTX with full Gore-Tex bootie

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