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(VIDEO) Suspension Showdown: Comparing Three Gravel Bikes with Suspension

(VIDEO) Suspension Showdown: Comparing Three Gravel Bikes with Suspension

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Prefer video to reading? We've put the Cannondale Topstone Carbon, BMC URS, and Lauf True Grit, three of the industry's premier suspension gravel bikes, to the test to help you determine which bike best suits your needs. Check out our video review below, or our writeup on these three gravel...
Suspended Reality: Three Gravel Bikes With Unique Suspension Systems in Review

Suspended Reality: Three Gravel Bikes With Unique Suspension Systems in Review

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

I think at this point that we are past the question as to whether or not you need a gravel bike. (Answer: you know if you do, and most likely you've already looked into getting one for yourself). But the next question is whether you need a gravel bike with...
Contender's Six Hottest Bikes of 2020

Contender's Six Hottest Bikes of 2020

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

We’re always excited for bikes of all kinds, but there are a few that really stand out from the bunch. Here’s our list of some of our most-anticipated gravel, mountain bikes, and road bikes of 2020. Don’t see your bike of choice? Comment below! Gravel/Road OPEN WI.DE The OPEN UP...
Introducing the 2020 BMC URS Gravel Bike

Introducing the 2020 BMC URS Gravel Bike

Written by Alvin Holbrook, on Mar 03, 2021

Gravel bikes are more diverse than ever. We initially thought of them as road adjacent, with road bike geometry optimized for stability over groomed fire roads rather than rutty singletrack. But the more we've seen, the more that mindset is starting to change and add mountain bike technology. Bikes like...