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Posted November 14, 2012

EUGENE, OR (BRAIN) — Bike Friday is recalling about 3,800 Tikit folding bikes as part of a voluntary recall in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

The handlebar stem on the Tikit can break. So far Bike Friday has received six reports of breakage, two of which resulted in injuries.

Posted in Recalls
Posted November 14, 2012
A mock-up of a custom colored San Marco ERA saddle

TAICHUNG, Taiwan (BRAIN) —'You can't make 10,000 black saddles and be done for the season,' says San Marco's Giovanni Girardi.

Posted in Product/Tech Tagged Taichung Bike Week
Posted November 14, 2012
DVO's Bryson Martin

TAICHUNG, Taiwan (BRAIN) — From red to green, the cadre of former Marzocchi employees who formed DVO Suspension earlier this year seem to be finding it easy being a new color scheme.

Posted in Product/Tech Tagged Taichung Bike Week
Posted November 13, 2012

WATERLOO, WI (BRAIN) — A new book written by Trek president John Burke becomes available Wednesday through Trek retailers, Amazon and iBooks.

Posted in New Products
Posted November 11, 2012
Recalled Diamondback Steilacoom RCX

KENT, WA (BRAIN) — Diamondback is working with the Consumer Product Safety Commision on a recall of about 40 cyclocross bikes that were assembled with incorrect headset parts. The incorrect part could cause the steerer tube to fail, although the company has had no reports of incidents.

Posted in Recalls
Posted November 9, 2012

LOS ANGELES, CA (BRAIN) — Giro chose Golden Saddle Cyclery in Los Angeles’ hip Silverlake neighborhood to preview its new line of casual and performance road apparel to the cycling media on Thursday evening. 

Posted in Product/Tech
Posted November 9, 2012
The Moots Ti Stick

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO (BRAIN) — For those who find a cowbell too ... bucolic, Moots is offering a Ti Stick to make noise at your next cyclocross race.

Posted in New Products
Posted November 7, 2012
Drift HD Ghost camera

LONDON, England (BRAIN) — Drift Innovation's new camera features a wearable remote control, continuous loop recording and an integrated 2-inch LCD screen.

The new camera, called the Drift HD Ghost, is set to ship November 19 and will have a MSRP of $399.

Posted in New Products
Posted November 6, 2012
Cinelli. The Art and Design of the bicycle

NEW YORK, NY (BRAIN) — Rizzoli New York is publishing a new book on the history and design of the Cinelli brand. Cinelli: The Art and Design of the Bicycle has almost 300 full color pages.

Posted in New Products
Posted November 5, 2012
Serfas Proto

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA (BRAIN) — Serfas is introducing five new models for its 2013 eyewear line.

Posted in New Products
Posted November 2, 2012
Sampson Sports Stratics Carbon Ti pedals
DENVER, CO (BRAIN) — Sampson Sports has released two new versions of its Stratics Carbon pedals: the Carbon Ti and Carbon Steel. 
 
Posted in New Products
Posted November 1, 2012

MILWAUKEE, WI (BRAIN) — The BiKASE IKASE holds an iPad on bike handlebars for use on stationary trainers.

Posted in New Products
Posted October 26, 2012
The Bianchi Special Edition Oltre XR Gimondi

TREVIGLIO, Italy (BRAIN) — Bianchi is building a limited edition  of 70 special Oltre XR road bikes to honor the 70th birthday of Italian racing icon Felice Gimondi.

Posted in New Products
Posted October 25, 2012
Who can resist having the Queen of England tell you how far you've ridden?

BOULDER, CO (BRAIN) — As noted in the BikeBrain app review earlier this week, there are many mobile apps that turn your smart phone into a really fancy bike computer.

Posted in Product/Tech Tagged Mobile bike apps
Posted October 25, 2012
FLO tape

WASHINGTON, DC (BRAIN) — FLO Cycling is working with the Consumer Product Safety Commission to recall about 800 sets of rim tape sold with the company's FLO 60, FLO 90 and FLO Disc aero road wheels earlier this year.

Posted in Recalls
Posted October 24, 2012
The Hornit bike horn

LONDON, UK (BRAIN) – Hornit is launching its 140 decibel bicycle horn in North America, with distribution by Action Bicycle, Olympic Supply Company, Cyclone Bicycle Supply and Cycles Lambert.

Posted in New Products
Posted October 23, 2012
Mavic Scree mountain bike shoe

HAVERHILL, MA (BRAIN) — The Mavic Scree is intended for epic mountain bike rides, with a Gore-Tex liner and a supportive mid-ankle height.

Posted in New Products
Posted October 23, 2012
Glacier Glove Cyclocross model

RENO, NV (BRAIN) — Glacier Glove's new Cyclocross model is made for cold, wet, and muddy conditions.

Posted in New Products
Posted October 22, 2012
The first in our series of reviews of bike-related mobile apps
The app produces an interactive Google map

BikeBrain is one of the many, many apps that turns your iPhone into a very powerful (if somewhat large) wireless bike computer. But it has one feature we haven't encountered elsewhere.

Posted in Product/Tech Tagged Mobile bike apps
Posted October 22, 2012
The Froth cockpit

BOULDER, CO (BRAIN) — BicycleRetailer.com is going to publish a series of reviews of bike-related mobile apps in the coming days.

Posted in Product/Tech Tagged Mobile bike apps

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