All posts by Tim LaPaglia

The Ghost Riot, BMC SpeedFox and Giant Stance represent the lion’s share of our test fleet for this month, while Clayton Wangbichler “schralps” a corner on our version of Repack Hill on the Felt Burner 29er. Photos by John “Coconut oil is the best chain lube” Ker.

JUNE 2015 VOLUME 30, NUMBER 6

May 19, 2015Comments off407 Views

BIKE TESTS Ghost Riot LC Speedy German-import trailbike Giant Stance 27.5 0 Seriously affordable suspension Litespeed Pinhoti American-made titanium 29er speed freak BMC SpeedFox SF02...

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May 2015 Free Wallpaper

May 13, 2015Comments off567 Views

Patrick Reynoso rails a corner on the Intense DVO EVO downhill bike. Click here to download the Free Wallpaper with NO Calendar Click here to...

The Scott Genius LT 710 and the Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt 770 MSL spend a little time in the studio before hitting the trails. Photos by John “Can I borrow one of these bikes for a while?” Ker

MAY 2015

Apr 13, 2015Comments off1669 Views

BIKE TESTS Scott Genius LT 710 Outsmarting the trail Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt 770MSL B.C. born-and-bred trail slayer Foes FXR275 Brent will build a long-travel machine...

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Check Out The MBA Free Wallpaper For April

Apr 03, 2015Comments off904 Views

Click here to download the Free Wallpaper with calendar Click here to download the Free Wallpaper with No calendar Former assistant editor Ryan Cleek sends...

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Free Wallpaper March 2015

Mar 02, 2015Comments off1273 Views

Click here to download the Wallpaper Only. Click here to download the Calendar Wallpaper. Mountain Bike Action test rider Patrick Reynoso lays waste to a...

Spencer Rathkamp shreds the moto-inspired KTM Scarp Prestige 27.5-inch test bike, and Specialized gives us a chance to test their newest Enduro race bike. Photos by John “Darkness is not a problem for a man with three flashes” Ker.

March 2015

Feb 02, 2015Comments off2510 Views

BIKE TESTS KTM Scarp Prestige An Austrian speed machine Domahidy Titanium Master craftsmanship at its finest Specialized S-Works Enduro 27.5-Inch X-Wing fighter for enduro racing...

Intense’s 951 EVO DVO Special Edition shot by John “The Green Machine” Ker.

February 2015

Dec 29, 2014Comments off2166 Views

BIKE TESTS Kona Process 111 vs. Process 167 Shootout Same concept, different experience Intense 951 EVO DVO Special Edition Custom-built downhill rocket you can buy...

Pivot’s Mach 4 carbon is the first bike ever built with Shimano’s XTR Di2 electronic shifting. Photo by John “Where does it plug in?” Ker

January 2015

Dec 29, 2014Comments off1043 Views

BIKE TESTS Pivot Mach 4 Carbon A race-inspired trailbike KHS 4 Season 3000 vs. KHS SixFifty 2500 Should you be skinny or fat on the...

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Free December 2014 Wallpaper

Dec 08, 2014Comments off1536 Views

Click here to download the Calendar Wallpaper. Click here to download the Wallpaper only. Former assistant editor Scotty McClave shreds the slopes of Whistler bike...

mba_wallpaper_nov_2014Tis the season for nightrides. The days are getting shorter, but the riding season's not over just yet. Photo by John Ker/Mountain Bike Action

Still Not Too Late… Get Your November...

Nov 19, 2014Comments off1659 Views

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