The Top Five Runs of 2018 | Red Bull Rampage

This you got to see

Last year, we saw some incredible feats of man at Red Bull Rampage with familiar faces and some new. So, in case you missed the action, or you fancy reliving the action, here are the top five runs from last year's Rampage.
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Ken Block’s Mountain Bike Dream Garage

YouTube Star Ken Block Shows of His Fleet of Custom Mountain Bikes

YouTube sensation and professional rally racers, Ken Block gives a tour of his dream garage setup in Park City. Seen here is a slew of Specialized mountain bikes and a Can-Am with a bike rack to carry it all.
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First Look Santa Cruz Hightower – Mountain Bike Action Magazine

A versatile trail shredder with downhill inspired suspension and an appetite for big climbs

The Santa Cruz Hightower is a versatile trail shredder with downhill inspired suspension and an appetite for big climbs. Look for more on Mountain Bike Action Youtube channel as we shake this bike down and get to testing. We're excited to…
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Five First Ride Films for Friday – Mountain Bike Action

Start your weekend off right with these Five First Ride videos

Mountain Bike Action First Ride Video Series Devinci Django 29  Mountain Bike Action’s First Ride on the all-new Devinci Django 29. Sporting Boost 157 hub spacing, an updated geometry and a 120 millimeters of Split-Pivot suspension, the…
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Inside Enve Podcast With Zap Espinoza

Cycling history by Zap

Inside Enve Podcast With Zap Espinoza Cycling history by Zap Hi-Torque’s very own, Zap, joined former RBA editor Neil Shirley, and the rest of the Inside Enve crew for an in-depth conversation about his career as a cycling journalist.…
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What in the world is fork offset?

Chris Cocalis of Pivot Cycles weighs in on the topic

Fork Offset Explained by Chris Cocalis Over the past year or two, we've heard companies advertise about the short offset forks used on their bikes, claiming to enhance cornering performance. So, what exactly is a short offset fork? We…
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U.S. Open Of MTB—Vendor Row Pit Stop

Products, bikes and more

The U.S. Open is all about racing, no doubt about it, but if you're a fan of the sport of mountain biking these products are likely to spin your gears. We strolled through the pit area at the U.S. Open of Mountain Biking’ to see what each…
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Mountain Bikers Take on Electric Bike World Championship

See what former World Cup racer, Andreas Hestler of Rocky Mountain, had to say

The UCI  E-MTB World Championship brought a batch of talented riders to the table including Rocky Mountain's own Andreas "Dre" Hestler. Dre spent 13 years racing the cross-country World Cup Circuit before finding his current role at Rocky…
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First Look: Aaron Gwin’s 29″/27.5″-Wheeled DH Bike

Aaron Gwin will race a 29" front and 27.5" rear wheel at the 2019 World Championships

Aaron Gwin posted these photos to his social meda accounts to show off his custom-built prototype Intense M279 race bike. See what Gwin had to say about his new machine and marvel at his photos below.   We…
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First Ride: Intense Primer S

Staggered wheels—29" front, 27.5" rear—mix the best of two worlds 

Intense Cycle established its brand during the heyday of American mountain bike racing. Their handcrafted frames were the envy of every racer and proved to be worthy of podium finishes more times than we care to count. More than 25 years…
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All-new second generation Santa Cruz Hightower

If ever a bike resembled your most cherished mixtape compilation, the Hightower is it.  Featuring the Santa Cruz lower-link mounted shock design, updated, adjustable geometry, this “Engineering Best Of...” assembles some of Santa Cruz's…
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First Ride: All-New RIP 9 RDO

Niner, founded in 2005, established their brand around building bikes with big wheels long before it was even cool to do so. One could argue that Niner’s passion and commitment to the larger wheel…
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First Ride: Devinci Spartan 29

FIRST RIDE: DEVINCI SPARTAN 29 The Spartan became Devinci’s answer to the growing segment of Enduro racing back in 2015. Skip forward a few years and professional level Enduro racing is more popular than ever. The Spartan received major…
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