New Product Discoveries
XPEDO GFX PEDALS
Something for trail riding Xpedo is the largest pedal manufacturer on the planet with an extensive range of options for every type of riding. The GFX is Xpedo’s newest pedal aimed at trail and aggressive trail riding. The GFX has an aluminum body, chromoly spindle and three cartridge bearings. Each pair comes with 16 adjustable-height pins, and they are SPD-cleat compatible. Retail is $130 with five color options. www.xpedo.com
GAERNE G. SINCRO SUMMER SHOES
Something light for hot daysItalians make some nice shoes, whether casual, moto or cycling. Gaerne has been making shoes since 1962, and they have been worn by some of the fastest racers in the world. The G. Sincro Summer is a lighter version of Gaerne’s established G. Sincro designed for hot summer riding. This shoe uses a carbon fiber sole with a lightweight tread for better traction. The uppers are a laser-drilled microfiber to allow for more ventilation. Retail price is $370, and the shoes can be found at your local dealer. www.gaerne.com
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