Felt Reviews and News


2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Kid’s bikes, gear and accessories

For the little biker on your list, here are some gift options ranging from balance bikes, fat bikes and road bikes to helmets, jerseys from brands like Yuba, Cleary, Trailcraft, Specialized, Felt, Zoic and more.

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Video: Before the Gun with Felt Bicycles Casey Coffman

Before the Gun: Episode 1. A behind-the-scenes look into the world of Casey Coffman as he prepares for a season of Enduro racing.

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Round-up: 12 awesome value mountain bikes under $3000

Check out our collection of some of the hottest new mountain bikes for riders on a budget.

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Felt 2015 Preview: Compulsion 10, Virtue 60, Edict FRD, Nine 1 and more

Felt Bicycles has a ton of new models for 2015 including the all mountain/enduro Compulsion, the trail oriented Virtue, the XC Edict and Nine line of lightweight carbon 29er hardtails.

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After Otter: Final round of Sea Otter gems

Here we bring you a few more gems from the great consumer tradeshow of the US known as Sea Otter. The pro racing events have dwindled but the cool products being introduced and displayed make the event so worthwhile.

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After Otter: More Sea Otter finds

Don’t call ‘em leftovers, but we had so many things for our Otter Pops daily coverage from the Sea Otter Classic, we had to do a follow-up post. Check out the cool new stuff from Pivot, Felt, Commencal, Shimano and more.

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Daily coverage from the 2014 Sea Otter Classic Day 4

Welcome to Day 4 of Mtbr’s daily coverage of the 2014 Sea Otter Classic. We’ll be continually updating this page with photos and beta on all the latest in mountain bike technology.

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Compare-O Bottom Line: The Felt Virtue Nine 20 proves you don’t need to spend a mint to have a good time

The well-spec’d Felt Virtue Nine 20 climbs well, looks great and does well on terrain up to about the intermediate level. It also proves you don’t have to spend a mint to have a good time.

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Compare-O First Look: Felt Virtue Nine 20

The Felt Virtue Nine 20 offers 130mm of Equilink suspension and looks sick with its “Fool’s Gold” finish. Will its performance match up to its good looks?

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First Look: Felt Virtue Nine 1 – 130mm Travel All Mountain 29er

We visited the friendly folks of Felt USA at their headquarters in Irvine, CA and they proudly showed us their new 130mm travel 29er.

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Review: Felt Nine FRD – Ultimate Carbon Hardtail 29er

“That bike is sick!” is what we heard most often whenever we took this bike out. The Felt Nine FRD is not for everyone but it’s good to know that such a bike exists.

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Updated: 2013 Felt Nine Series 29er

Update: Jan 31, 2013 Mtbr is about to receive this bike for testing so color us EXCITED! It’s just in time for the local race series and Strava hill climb challenges. A few of our users have purchased this bike and it now sports a perfect 5/5 rating with four reviews: Mtbr 2013 Felt Nine […]

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Felt Compulsion LT3 and Nine FRD Carbon 29er

Felt Bicycles is a brand that is well known in the road cycling world for their carbon work especially in the Tri and TT categories. But that doesn’t mean their mountain bikes aren’t pretty special too. They are able to take that knowledge of carbon and port it over to their MTB offerings as well. […]

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Felt Compulsion – New 2013 All Mountain Trail Bike

One of the highlights, if not THE highlight of the 2013 Felt Bicycles Product Launch today was the all new model: The Compulsion. The LT1 and LT3 versions are the UHC carbon frames (main frame) and the LT50 model is aluminum. The Compulsion has 6″ of rear travel and utilizes Felt’s Equilink suspension design. Equally […]

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2013 Felt Edict Nine Series 29er

Mtbr and RoadBikeReview are covering the Felt 2013 Bike Line-up Announcement today in Irvine. The first bikes we got to take a look at were the Felt Edict Nine Series full suspension 29ers. Felt has developed an interesting rear suspension design that has helped create a very effective XC racing machine. Even if you aren’t […]

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Felt Launches Mobile Website

View 2012 products, dealers and more from any major mobile device Irvine, CA (November 17, 2011) – Felt Bicycles is pleased to announce the launch of its mobile version website at feltbicycles.com. This new mobile version is currently live and has been tailored for modern mobile phones and tablets including the iPhone, iPad, Android and […]

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Felt 2012 Nine Series Mountain Bikes

Andy Holmes from Felt shows us the line of Nine Series bikes for 2012. The Felt Nine line includes the new Comp with a higher end alloy frame and good quality componentry, the Team, Elite, Race, Sport and Trail models. Felt Nine Comp New for 2012 10-speed drivetrain Higher end alloy frame Hydroformed tubes Good […]

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Felt signs Ryan Trebon

Cyclocross Champ to Debut at Sea Otter Irvine, CA (March 18, 2011) – Felt Bicycles is pleased to announce that it will sponsor cyclocross and mountain bike star Ryan Trebon for the 2011 season. Felt will supply the four-time American National champion for both his cyclocross and mountain bike campaigns beginning with Sea Otter next […]

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Felt Virtue Team Review

XC Specific with All-Mountain Travel Numbers Each year, right about this time, the MBT Test Crew finds itself in a bit of a pickle. Since the riding season is in a state of hibernation not unlike that of a bear, the local shops have scores of demo units available that would otherwise be “waiting list […]

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Felt Extends Sponsorship of Mafia Racing Team

Colorado-based off-road team strengthens its roster with new national-level talent Irvine, CA (March 10, 2010) – Felt Bicycles is proud to announce it is continuing its sponsorship of the Mafia Racing off-road team in 2010. The Colorado-based Mafia Racing program started in 2007 and has grown each year to extend its reach to the national […]

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FELT BECOMES OFFICIAL BIKE OF UCI WORLD CYCLING CENTRE

120 Felt frames supplied to Swiss facility to help develop the sport globally and support Olympic hopefuls Irvine, CA (January 5, 2009) – Felt Bicycles has partnered with the International Cycling Union (UCI), the world governing body of cycling, to supply a full stable of road, time trial, track, mountain and BMX frames to the […]

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Felt Bicycles & Mafia Racing Pro Mountain Bike Team

Felt teams up with Mafia Racing Irvine, CA (June 5, 2008) – Felt Bicycles is pleased to announce that Mafia Racing, a new CO-based professional mountain bike team, will be racing Felt in 2008. Felt is providing Mafia with some of its finest frames, including models like the Virtue, which features Felt’s award-winning Equilink™ full-suspension […]

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Felt Bicycles signs Mountain Biker Darren Pokoj

Edewecht, Germany (March 28, 2008)-Felt Bicycles is pleased to announce that mountain bike rider Darren Pokoj (AUS) is the newest member of the 2008 Felt Team. The 21-year-old Australian caught a lot of attention during various worldwide contests over the last two years. A young pro, Darren displayed his enormous potential numerous times last season […]

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