Come the Northern Hemisphere summer, all the bike brands prepare feverishly for the arrival of cycling journalists at carefully-chosen exotic locations, keen to have the jaded bunch try out their crop of new bikes that are ‘set to revolutionise the industry’ and ‘set the cat among the pigeons’. Well; not all of them promise as much, but it’s safe to say there’s a lot of hype around the following year’s range. Amid the ballyhoo, we spotted some trends as to where we think the future is heading. Have a read, bookmark this page, then click on it again in 2015 to see if we were right.
20 Hot Bikes and 6 Trends for 2013
on November 22, 2012
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