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29er downhill bike

First Look: Aaron Gwin’s 29″/27.5″-Wheeled DH Bike

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 made it to World Champs! 🇺🇸Starting practice on the new ride today. Had some meetings […]

Crankworx 2018: First Ride: Devinci Wilson 29

Big wheeled downhill bikes are all the rage these days with World Cup stars using them to shave precious seconds off their lap times. Devinci, after a few years away from the scene returned to World Cup Downhill racing and armed their elite athletes with an all-new, Canadian made, Wilson 29er. These race weapons were only available to factory […]

SOC18 – Norco Aurum HSP 1 29 Downhill Bike

29er downhill bikes have been the hot ticket since Greg Minnaar proved you can win races on bigger wheels. For 2018 Norco has revamped their Aurum line with the HSP designed around 27.5 and 29-inch wheels. The Norco Aurum HSP 1 29 has 200mm of front travel on the new RockShox Boxxer World Cup fork […]