Pivot Reviews and News


Review: Teva Pivot Clipless MTB Shoe

The Teva Pivot is an All Mountain, Enduro type shoe for clipless pedal users. It takes a fresh design approach and introduces many new features to this category.

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Review: 2013 Pivot Firebird 27.5

What weighs thirty pounds and has 170mm of travel and now comes with the latest and greatest 650b option? Chris Cocalis gives us a tour of the Pivot warehouse and lets us test ride the the Firebird 27.5 in Phoenix and Sedona, Arizona.

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The All New Pivot Firebird 27.5

Chris Cocalis from Pivot gives us an inside look at the all new Firebird 27.5 platform which has similar geometry to the popular 26″ Firebird and features the exact same travel, making it a pretty easy conversion.

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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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2013 Pivot Cycles Bike Lineup

For 2013 Pivot is excited to announce 2 new big additions to their line with the 429 Carbon and LES. These 2 new bikes as well as the rest of our 2013 line are highlighted below. 2013 Pivot Mach 429 Carbon Pivot has upped the ante once again by taking the proven performance of the […]

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Pivot Cycles Riding Into Summer, Lumberyard, World Cup DH Team Updates

On The Road Again It really just seemed like Pivot no more than unpacked from Sea Otter and our very own Whiskey 50 before the bags were being packing again.  Only this time for the whole summer.  We are in for a fun packed season and we are already well into logging huge miles with […]

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Photos: Intense, Pivot, Titus and more

A few various shots around Sea Otter on Day 1. Intense was showing off the Hard Eddy carbon 29er now with their Intense carbon fork. Mr. Intense himself (aka Jeff Steber) has posted some images of two 27.5 (aka 650B) builds in our Intense forum, be sure to check out those photos here. Although they […]

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Write a Review Contest Winner: Dj – Featured User Review: Pivot Cycles Mach 5.7 Carbon

Congrats to Dj, the winner of this week’s Write a Review Contest and the new proud owner of a Philips SafeRide LED Bike Light! Congrats also, to runner-up winners “donlaforet” (Sci’con Saddlebag) and “Odii” (Mtbr t-shirt) for their reviews of the Specialized S-Works Epic 29er and the SeaSucker Talon Bike Rack! (note: “Dj” if you […]

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Pivot Cycles/ BH Bikes Three-peats and More

Lifeboat Events is excited to announce the return of founding exhibit partner Pivot Cycles/ BH Bikes USA to DealerCamp for the third consecutive year. Citing a successful formula, positive retailer reaction and strong sales, the company will again anchor an impressive brand line up for the mid-summer buying camp. “Pivot Cycles/ BH Bikes USA is returning to DealerCamp […]

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Pivot Mach 5.7

A Custom Built Mid-Travel Trail Terror The Back Story A few years ago the American “boutique” brand was pretty easily recognizable when compared to many of the big brand offerings by the simple fact that domestic builders were literally building one-off frames in limited quantity and assembling them here on domestic soil. These days the […]

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Pivot Cycles Mach 5.7 Carbon

Chris Cocalis from Pivot Cycles introduces the Mach 5.7 Carbon at DealerCamp 2011. In development for 2 years, the new Mach 5.7 carbon frame version of their popular Mach 5.7 trail bike, weighs in at just 5 lbs. Pivot Cycles Mach 5.7 Carbon In development for 2 years Most popular bike in their line All new frame […]

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Introducing the New Pivot Cycles Mach 5.7

During my recent trip to North Vancouver for the Norco 2011 Product Launch, I met a couple of fellow journalists from Israel, of all places. As it turns out, there is a very strong market over there for high end mountain bikes and the “boutique” brands are very popular. Eyal Inbar works for a very […]

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Pivot Cycles Signs 24 Hour World Champion Jason English

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TEMPE, AZ – The reigning World 24 Hour champion is riding Pivot Cycles for the 2010 season. Jason English, from Port Macquarie, Australia will defend his title aboard the USA’s most innovative full suspension mountain bikes. “Jason is a perfect match for Pivot,” said Adam Vincent, Pivot’s marketing manager. “He demands a […]

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Pivot Cycles/BH Bikes Launches 2010 Demo Schedule, Hires Tech Rep

TEMPE, AZ – The Pivot/BH Demo truck is hitting the road with its expanded fleet of technologically advanced bikes. The 35-foot trailer will carry all the 2010 mountain bikes from Pivot and all the 2010 road bikes from Spain’s BH Bikes. The demo tour kicks off January 16 in Dana Point, California. The rest of […]

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Pivot Cycles Opens Canadian Distribution with On The Edge

Pivot Cycles Opens Canadian Distribution with On The Edge TEMPE, AZ – Pivot Cycles is open for business in Canada. The mountain bike innovator has signed with On The Edge of Quebec to distribute its products to the ten provinces of Canada. “We are very excited about this partnership. There is a lot of demand […]

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Pivot Cycles/BH Bikes Launches 2009 Demo Tour

TEMPE, AZ – The Pivot/BH Demo truck is hitting the road with its expanded fleet of technologically advanced bikes. The 35-foot trailer will carry all the 2009 mountain bikes from Pivot and all the 2009 road bikes from Spain’s BH Bikes. The demo tour kicks off January 4 in Plano, Texas. The rest of the […]

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2008 Interbike Dirt Demo by KRob – First Ride Impressions

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Pivot Cycles Launches 2008 Demo Tour, Hire Tech Rep

TEMPE, AZ – Pivot Cycles/BH Bikes has hired industry veteran Jason Mead as its technical representative. Mead will lead the company’s 2008 demo tour. Mead comes to the company from Slingshot Bicycles, where he was product manager. He also managed all events for the Michigan bike maker. He has years of experience in Michigan bike […]

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