Bikes & Frames

First Look: 2014 Trek Superfly 8

First Look: 2014 Trek Superfly 8

In our first look at the Trek Superfly 8, we talk about fit and initial impressions of this XC hardtail.

2014 Santa Cruz Heckler

2014 Santa Cruz Heckler

The Heckler’s been around for 18 years, but it got some major updates for 2014. We put it through its paces and found that it’s still a versatile, all-mountain machine.

Ibis Mojo HD

Ibis Mojo HD

It’s not the newest bike on the market, but here’s why we think the Ibis Mojo HD is still a worthy, versatile rig.

Norco Range

Norco Range

Our test ride showed that the Norco Range can still hold its own among next year’s fleet of 27.5″ wheeled bikes.

2014 Giant Trance

2014 Giant Trance

For $3,500, the Giant Trance is a great bike with a solid parts spec that will work well on a wide variety of trails.

2014 GT Fury

2014 GT Fury

The GT Fury is a big, stable bike, and a glance at the World Cup podium is evidence that it’s an extremely capable DH machine.

2014 Yeti SB95

2014 Yeti SB95

The Yeti SB95 does a great job treading the line between an all-arounder that likes going uphill all day, and an all-mountain bike that focuses on descending.

2014 Specialized Enduro 29

2014 Specialized Enduro 29

The Specialized Enduro 29 will blast through rock gardens at speed better than any other bike we rode at Interbike.

2014 Santa Cruz Bronson

2014 Santa Cruz Bronson

The Santa Cruz Bronson is a long-ish travel bike that’s just as happy going up or down.

2014 Pivot Mach 6 Carbon

2014 Pivot Mach 6 Carbon

Of all the bikes we rode at Interbike, the Pivot Mach 6 Carbon was the most rewarding bike to ride hard, and is extremely capable in pretty much every category.

2014 Devinci Troy Carbon SL

2014 Devinci Troy Carbon SL

If you’re looking for a true all-around trail bike, the Devinci Troy is definitely worth a look.

2014 Devinci Atlas Carbon RC

2014 Devinci Atlas Carbon RC

We just got back from testing bikes at day one of Interbike’s Outdoor Demo. Here are our first impressions of the 2014 Devinci Atlas Carbon, an extremely capable 29er.

2013 Knolly Chilcotin

2013 Knolly Chilcotin

The Knolly Chilcotin is a technical trail wizard that thrives when ridden aggressively. If you live in an area with demanding trails and are in the market for a 6” all-mountain charger, it should be on your short list.

2013 Specialized Enduro Expert

2013 Specialized Enduro Expert

The Specialized Enduro Expert excels in downhill chunder and holding its line at speed. And its old school horst linkage can still compete with today’s new-fangled suspension designs.

2013 Turner Burner

2013 Turner Burner

The Burner is Dave Turner’s entry into 650b. If you’re thinking about making the jump to 27.5, the Burner should be on your shortlist.

2013 Diamondback Scapegoat

2013 Diamondback Scapegoat

Though billed as a gravity / park bike with all-mountain agility and playfulness, the Diamondback Scapegoat shines brightest as a freeride machine. Blister reviewer Eric Melson reports.

First Look: 2013 Surly Krampus

First Look: 2013 Surly Krampus

The 2013 Surly Krampus brings back those good old memories of rallying rigid bikes with canti brakes; but instead of steep angles, long stems, and terrible tires, you’re on a sweet modern machine.

First Look: 2013 Diamondback Scapegoat

First Look: 2013 Diamondback Scapegoat

The 2013 Diamondback Scapegoat looks impressive, with quite possibly the best off-the-rack build of any Gravity / Park / AM bike on the market. Eric Melson’s been putting time on it, check out his initial impressions.

PREVIEW: 2012 Knolly Chilcotin

PREVIEW: 2012 Knolly Chilcotin

After a long wait, reviewer Joe Hanrahan finally got a Knolly Chilcotin. While he continues to put it through its paces, here’s a first look at the bike and Joe’s early impressions of the ride.

Transition Trail-or-Park

Transition Trail-or-Park

The Transition Trail-or-Park has what you’d expect in a do-it-all jump / park / pump track bike, but it’s the ToP’s unexpected details that makes this bike stand out.