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 […]
On Friday, SRAM demonstrated further commitment to the single-chainring drivetrain with the introduction of the X1 gruppo. Features from the XX1 and X01 groups have trickled down to the X1, which offers high-end technologies […]
SRAM has released a new cyclocross groupset, the SRAM Force CX1, which draws upon the single-chainring system of some of its mountain bike series. A rider can choose from five sizes of chainring: 38-, […]