Bike Reviews

Review: Rocky Mountain Instinct C70

With adjustable geometry and the ability to run either 29-inch or 27.5-inch wheels, Rocky Mountain’s Instinct C70 offers trail riding versatility for those in search of the one-bike quiver. Basics: Set up 29 or 27.5; adjustable geometry Pros: Versatile, decent climber, awesome descender Cons: Rear suspension takes tinkering to feel supportive and plush Related reviews: 
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Review: Parlee Chebacco gravel bike

As the gravel category grows up, a natural divide is developing between gravel race bikes and more utilitarian models. The Parlee Chebacco falls squarely into the race bike category. Perhaps ‘falls’ isn’t the best word. It charges. It rockets. The Chebacco is, in other words, a bike you can get up to speed quickly and […]

Review: Viathon R.1 Road Bike

Viathon ticks almost all the high-end boxes for a bike with a lower pricepoint. But does it have enough soul and personality to compete with more established brands offering quality bikes at a similarly low price?

Orbea Occam AM M-LTD 19

Orbea finds a balance between capabilities on rugged descents and efficiency and handling on tough climbs, making the Occam a winner.