I didn’t think rain would be part of the test. One week ago, wind and rain hit Boulder City, Nev., about 40 km west of Las Vegas. Before I left home, I figured I could save space in my bags by leaving the rain stuff at home. When does it ever rain in Vegas?
Shimano’s original, and still most important, mountain groupset, the XT Deore M8000, has been overhauled with trickle-down tech from XTR. Key among the updates is the increase to 11-speed, and front shifting that is […]
Shimano has released a new Deore XT M8000 groupset. Changes to the second-tier mountain bike components include an 11-speed cassette, updated bottom bracket and redesigned shifters and pedals.
Just prior to this year’s Sea Otter Classic, Shimano took the wraps off a completely revised flagship XTR groupset that once again comes in race and trail option. They held back the announcement of […]