Pedals Reviews and News


Look X-Track pedals launched


Look has unveiled a new line of pedals dubbed X-Track. Primary design drivers were increased contact surface, low weight, and ease of entry and release, especially in muddy conditions.

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New pedals from Xpedo, HT, and Crankbrothers


Check out the latest flats and clipless pedals from Xpedo, HT, and Crankbrothers.

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New Shimano flat pedals and Saint SPDs


Shimano has increased their flat pedal offerings with three new gravity oriented models, plus a new Saint-level SPD for those who prefer to clip in.

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Round up: Best flat pedals


Some of the best tech and innovation is actually going in to these new flat pedals. Low weight, low profile, platform size and grip are the key elements.

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Crankbrothers Stamp flat pedal family expanded


Crankbrothers is expanding it’s popular new line of Stamp pedals to include four different price points, ranging from $80 to $300.

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OneUp Composite flat pedal review


The engineering wizards at OneUp Components sought out to create a pedal that delivers good value, low weight, large size and ample grip at a bargain price. Have they succeeded?

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OneUp Components flat pedals first look


OneUp Components has attacked the flat pedals market with two offerings that are thin, sensible, and reasonably priced.

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New Shimano SPDs, flat pedals, and shoes


Shimano reaffirms its commitment to downhill and gravity disciplines with the introduction five new shoes and four new pedals, including SPD and flat pedal options.

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Speedplay Syzr and Brass Knuckles pedals


Speedplay is a company with deep engineering roots. So when designing the Syzr pedal, they went all in to eliminate play and design in proper float in a mountain bike pedal.

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8 new pedals for XC, trail, and enduro riding


In the market for new pedals? Here are seven of our favorites from Crankbrothers, Xpedo, OneUp, Kona, Deity, and VP.

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Answer Protaper Alloy handlebars go to 810mm


Sure other companies make a bar wider than 800mm, but do they make an 810mm bar with a 3” rise at 31.8 clamp diameter?

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New Mallet DH pedals and 160mm Highline post from Crankbrothers


To celebrate turning twenty, Crankbrothers launched a new 160mm version of their dropper and a redesigned Mallet DH pedal.

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Canfield Brothers Crampon Mountain flat pedal review


The Crampon marches to a different flat pedal beat with its convex pedal shape instead of flat or concave. But we gave it time and really got to know this finely crafted component.

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Bontrager Line Pro flat pedals review


Flat pedals are gaining ground, as more riders strive learn to handle a bike without being clipped in. Bontrager offers a no-frills pedal option with its Line Pro. See how they perform in this Mtbr review.

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Nukeproof Horizon CL and CS clipless pedals debut


Nukeproof’s first foray into clipless pedals offers high-end features and new technology at competitive prices.

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Crankbrothers Mallet E 11 goes on Titanium diet


The Mallet E 11 uses titanium wings and a dual chamfered design to shed weight, making it the lightest Mallet pedals ever offered.

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MagLock magnetic pedals review


MagLock tries to bridge the gap between platform pedals and clipless using powerful magnets. Find out how well it worked.

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Xpedo Zed flat pedal review


$100 may seem like a lot of money for a chunk of aluminum, but it’s pretty reasonable considering that most premium pedals retail for nearly double that price. So how does the Xpedo Zed compare to its pricier competition?

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Crankbrothers Mallet E LS offers longer spindle


The Crankbrothers Mallet is one of the most popular pedals in the gravity scene. For 2017, they’re offering a new version of the enduro “E” model with a wider spindle. Click through to find out more.

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Canfield Crampon Mountain flat pedals first look


Canfield updates their Crampon pedal with an even larger 112-millimeter by 106-millimeter platform and virtually maintenance free internals that utilizes a bushing at the axle side and stacked bearings at the end internally.

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Speedplay Syzr mountain bike pedals review


Great pedal for riders with specific fit requirements who are seeking smooth float and walkability.

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Race Face Chester flat pedal review


Folks charge an arm and a leg for exotic pedals so it was refreshing for us to try a $55 nylon pedal and discover an absolute gem.

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Clips vs Flats: Which pedal is more efficient?


Like 1x vs. 2x or ideal handlebar width, people love to argue over clips vs. flats. But when it comes down to it, which is actually more efficient? Check out this video to learn more.

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Gamut Podium flat pedal review


When the original Point One Podium pedals launched, they heralded a new era for ultra-light performance platform pedals. So how does their successor stack up?

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Ritchey launches WCS XC and Trail pedals


Ritchey says new pedals were redesigned from the ground up, and feature a revamped engagement system that has a fixed front claw for better entry and release along with reliable mud-shedding.

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