Continuing Ed Hood's theme of why there seems to be more crashes in the professional peloton recently, Ed caught up with British star of the 60’s and 70’s, Norman Hill for his thoughts. There have been many changes over the years - Norman throws some light on the less than positive 'improvements'.
Chuck Peña has been doing a bit of investigation and experimentation on mixed depth aero rims after he spotted Nairo Quintana using them in the Tour de Suisse. If a wispy climber like Quintana was riding a set of mixed depth aero wheels, maybe mere mortals who weigh more and don’t possess the same climbing prowess should consider doing so too? The PEZ mixed wheel comparison.
You know Irwin Wheels… You just don’t know that you know. They’ve designed, tested and built wheels and other products for cycling and started as a Moto design and engineering house. The Irwin Wheels Carbon 38 road hoops are built in house from raw fiber to finished product… And they're good.
Our first look at IRWIN Wheels' AON GX35 carbon tubeless-ready wheels for gravel riding... Priced at US $1550, these promise some big value.
*** ATTENTION PEZ-FANS: Here's a hot deal for the week - American Classic 420 Aero 3 Road Tubeless RIM BRAKE wheels sets are ON SALE NOW FOR just $499. *** PEZ Reviews the American Classic 420 Aero Disc Tubeless wheels here - and love the versatility of this fast and durable set of hoops.
Congratulations to Adam Fivehouse of Denver CO - winner of the American Classic 420 Aero 3 wheelset ! It turns out these wheels are a perfect fit for Adam's rides - which include a everything from racing to commuting. Thanks to everyone who entered and stay tuned to PEZ for our next contest giveaway.
The popularity of mixed terrain riding coincides nicely with a slew of new disc brake equipped wheel options designed to offer you a one-stop solution to any mix of road and trail you might care to ride. The American Classic Argent series may be among the most versatile, so let’s put them to the test…
PEZ sat down with Victor Major, CEO and the R & D director of Velocite Bikes, to learn more about his new Venn 507 carbon rim and CTL, or Continuous Tangent Layup…we were intrigued… Interesting choice of acronym considering nothing gets tangled up here, I assure you.