MERIDA SCULTURA 200 (2019)

Shaun George Reviews

Merida is a Taiwanese brand that manufactures and markets bicycles globally – their R&D takes place primarily in Germany. Merida has gained a strong foothold in India over the past 5 years, especially in the road biking segment. Well priced, feature-packed bikes are some of the USPs of Merida bikes. We’ve ridden the “Ride” road bike series from Merida before …

SPECIALIZED ALLEZ SPRINT COMP ROAD BIKE REVIEW

Shaun George Reviews

From a range that consists primarily of entry-level and intermediate road the bikes, Specialized has the Allez Sprint Comp to offer. Unlike the other Allez models in the range, the Sprint Comp is the top-of-the-line race machine. Climbs, corners, flat-out sprints—the Allez Sprint Comp does it all. Being the most advanced alloy road bike ever made by Specialized, the Sprint …

SPECIALIZED ALLEZ E5 SPORT ROAD BIKE REVIEW

Shaun George Reviews

We Indians are inherently afraid of buying road bikes because of the “ideal” road conditions we have here. The common misconception people have about road bikes is that they cannot handle our roads. This is true… to a certain extent. It all comes down to the heart of the bike – the frame. Specialized is amongst the elite few bicycle …

SPECIALIZED ALLEZ E5 ROAD BIKE REVIEW

Shaun George Reviews

The Road biking scene has exploded in India over the last couple of years with Randonneuring clubs (Audax India Randonneurs) popping up across the country, and the road racing scene picking up in our metros. Being a non-impact sport, cycling is also a great way to burn those calories and stay fit without hurting your body. If you’re looking to …

PRODUCT REVIEW – FINISH LINE STANCHION FLUORO OIL

Shaun George Mechanics, Reviews

Bicycle maintenance is a topic of keen interest these days with more DIY videos coming out showing you how to tidy your ride. Maintaining your bike and keeping it feeling new is a considerable challenge and it’s a basic DIY skill every rider should hone. The basics include cleaning your drivetrain and keeping it lubricated. But there’s more to a …

KONA MAHUNA 29" FIRST IMPRESSION

KONA MAHUNA 29″ FIRST IMPRESSION

Soumya Chatterjee Reviews

Model: Mahuna 29″The Mahuna comes from Kona Bicycles, based out Vancouver Canada, known for their amazing Mountain Bikes and Touring Bikes. I had an opportunity to test ride one recently after unboxing it. Since this was a brand new piece it was not possible to take it out on trails but even a quick post-setup test ride in the parking …

ESSENTIAL STRAVA GUIDE: TIPS AND TRICKS FOR BEGINNERS

Vallabh Pradeep BOTS Guides, Reviews

Most of you would love to track your riding activities and measure your progress, but not able to do that because tracking gadgets cost a bomb. Worry not! Here is an app which allows you to record, share and upload your activities free of cost. Strava is a “Social Networking” app for cyclists and runners which allows the user to …

PRODUCT REVIEW: SPECIALIZED SIRRUS

Suraj LN Swamy Reviews

REAL FIT. REAL FAST – You’re going to be ready for anything your ride throws at you, rain or shine Price Range: INR 38,500 – 45,500 Discipline: Road Usage: Hybrid bike for everyday use PROS Lightweight, high-quality frame that is easily upgradeable Fast rolling, puncture resistant tires Great handling for city riding as well as long distance rides Comfortable Specialized …

Squirt bicycle chain Lube | Bangalore online purchase

PRODUCT REVIEW: SQUIRT BICYCLE CHAIN LUBRICANT

Suraj LN Swamy Reviews

  Pros Keeps the chain clean Quite as it does not attract dirt Can resist mild wet conditions Biodegradable Cons Shorter application interval OVERVIEW Squirt is a long-lasting wax-based ‘dry’ chain lubricant for cycling. Squirt was developed to lubricate over longer distances than conventional oil-based lubes as well as to keep the chain clean. It can be used for both …