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This updated iteration of the Switchblade has turned up the dial on speed and stability.

It’s been a few years since I had the pleasure of riding the previous Pivot Switchblade. This is a model that has risen to legendary status in...

The new Specialized Epic Evo offers 120 millimeters of stout, yet highly efficient travel that feels at-home in a huge variety of terrain.

During the darkest part of the Northwest winter, I found myself aboard the new Specialized Epic 8 Evo Pro, a short-travel speed demon. After a nasty...

Bike Reviews

The Trek Slash's 29-inch front wheel plows over obstacles, while the 27.5-inch rear wheel provides more agility and bike-to-butt clearance.

The all-new Trek Slash is beefed up in celebration of its sixth iteration. This fresh design features an oversized, 19-tooth idler pulley and a high-...

This summer, I had the pleasure of testing the Rocky Mountain Slayer Carbon 50, a beast of a bike designed for tackling especially challenging...

Component Reviews

Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson once wrote that while recording the 1982 heavy metal album “The Number of the Beast,” the band...

Apparel Reviews

Wheel & Tire Reviews

Wheels, it turns out, do not exist in nature. Unlike soaring or floating, the concept of rolling is completely credited to human invention. This...

Accessory Reviews