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Photo of the Day: Wheel-Size Shootout, 2012

 The MBA crew did three shootouts involving bikes with 26, 27.5 and 29-inch wheels in 2011 and 2012, including this one from our July 2012 issue, where we tested three full-suspension bikes from KHS, including all three wheel sizes. The…
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Face-off: Scott Genius 730 versus 930

You don't have to be a genius to make the right decision Ten years ago, Scott unveiled the Genius, its first "Do-it-All" super-lightweight carbon trail bike. Times have changed, and trails have changed, and Scott's genius line of bikes…
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Mountain Bike Action Shootout Special Edition

Shootouts have always been a popular feature in Mountain Bike Action because everyone likes a good race. And believe us, many of our shootouts are super-tight races. We have gather our bike, product and apparel shootouts from the last…
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Shootout: Seven Flat Pedals Go Pin to Pin

Aside from your hands on the bars, the pedal is the most important interface between you and the bike. While a clipless system and a stiff-soled shoe will offer the most efficient platform, there are some pretty talented riders who…
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Product Shootout: Thule T2 vs. Yakima Holdup

THULE T2 AND YAKIMA HOLDUP RACKS Rack 'em up We picked two of the most popular hitch-mounted bike racks, both of which are designed to haul bikes without removing wheels or scratching up the paint, and mounted them to two Mountain Bike…
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