Louis Vuitton and Pinarello? Cycling might get very stylish

We cyclists are accustomed to expensive bicycles and fancy gear, but is our sport headed for true luxury status? Tutto Bici reported Sunday that the multinational LVMH Group, owner of an assortment of high fashion luxury brands and alcohol companies like Louis Vuitton, Hennessy, and Tag Heuer, will soon add sporting goods to its portfolio […]

Pinarello Dogma K8-S

Pinarello’s rear suspension is the attention-grabber, but it’s not the entire plotline of the K8-S. The elastomer-based shock—dubbed the DSS 1.0—definitely adds real vibration control. It offers 9 millimeters of rear travel and adjustable preload. (Frame sizes 50 centimeters and smaller have a softer elastomer.) Despite all of that, the K8-S still delivers the vital […]