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First Ride Video Devinci Spartan 29 – Mountain Bike Action Magazine

The Spartan became Devinci’s answer to the growing segment of enduro racing back in 2015. Skip forward a few years and professional enduro racing is more popular than ever. The Spartan received major updates last year with a new metric shock, a set of Boost hubs and a completely redesigned frame, but, even with all […]

Review – Spot Mayhem 29

Spot Brand is a family-owned bicycle company located in Golden, Colorado, that is passionate about high-level engineering. The family founded Avid in 1991 and grew the component company into one of the largest brake manufacturers in the world. After selling Avid, the family founded Spot Brand. What sets Spot apart from other bicycle manufacturers is […]

Cannondale Scalpel Si World Cup – Interbike 2018

Cannondale had a couple new bikes on display including their newest Jekyll 29. Along with the new Enduro rig was the 2019 Scalpel Si with the new Lefty Ocho. For 2019 there are several versions of the Scalpel Si including the highest end World Cup version that Henrique Avancini won Marathon World Championships aboard. The […]

SEPT-Review – Canyon Spectral CF 9.0 SL

Canyon is a consumer-direct brand from Germany that entered the U.S market in August of 2017. Canyon offers a full line of bikes designed to be raced at the most elite levels of cycling—from cross-country to downhill and even enduro. The newly updated Spectral, however, is far from a race machine. Now, don’t get us […]

Review – Kona Honzo CR Hardtail

Kona has been known for making rowdy bikes that are not only extremely capable but just fun to ride. We have tested our fair share of Konas over the years and have continually been impressed, especially with their Process lineup. Two years ago Kona sent us their Honzo Ti that was more than ready to crush […]

Manuel Fumic’s Custom Scalpel Si

With World Championships in full swing this week, companies are rolling out all of the stops for custom bikes for their top athletes. Cannondale Factory Racing athlete and German National Champ Manuel Fumic is sporting one seriously dialed Scalpel Si for the racing this week. The team has been running a Shimano XTR drivetrains all […]