SPECIALIZED DIVERGE A1 REVIEW

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Disclaimer! This review has been written keeping in mind our Indian context — the roads we ride on, erratic drivers, animals & pedestrians walking on road, etc… “Let us begin” Specialized has always designed fantastic bikes for rough-er roads — perfect for the tarmac that most of us ride on a daily basis. It has designed and build several incarnations …

PRODUCT REVIEW: PURE FIX FIXED GEAR/SINGLE SPEED BIKES, IF IT AIN’T FIXED, ITS BROKEN

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I remember the first time I saw the movie Premium Rush, I was left completely fascinated by the idea of riding a fixed gear bike. I mean, riding without brakes, not being able to coast, weaving through peak hour traffic, sounds like something that someone with a death wish would do. But then, what bigger adrenaline rush can you get …

BIKE REVIEW – MR. KANTH GONE BIKING WITH THE BERGAMONT HELIX 4.0 2015

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“With the growing popularity of two-wheeled commuting and increasing enthusiasm for hitting the trails on the weekend, Bergamont’s Helix 4.0 is a great bike for both that and beyond” My name is Kanth, Prem Kanth! I’ve been commuting by bicycle for the most part of my life. Commuters go through lots of obstacles on their bike with different seasons, detours …

DEAL ALERT – BERGAMONT VITOX 6.3

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For a new rider, choosing the ‘right’ bike can be an issue — Road or off-road rides, city commutes or long distance fitness rides? And the list of questions is long. We believe we have a simple solution – one bike to do it all. We are offering the BERGAMONT VITOX 6.3 in a great ‘first-bike-owner’ package. Heck, we are …

BIKE REVIEW – BERGAMONT VITOX 6.3

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I’m sure everyone remembers their “bicycling days”. Most of us don’t realize it, but the bicycle was and will always be every child’s most sought after toy. We spent quite a large chunk of our childhood riding a bike! From learning how to cross roads to finding those shortcuts around your house the bicycle was often our best buddy. Most …

Chain and Lube: Pedro’s Syn lube review – for the worst riding conditions

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  The Pedro’s Syn lube is one of the few super long lasting lubricants for wet riding condition. Although it would have been awesome to test this out in a super wet area of India like Cherrapunji we are limited to Bangalore’s crazy weather. This lube will outperform anything you tried before in harsh conditions. The staying power and extremely …

Clean and Lube: Pedro’s ChainJ lubricant review – the perfect all rounder

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Pedro’s Chainj is a propriety vegetable/synthetic chain lubricant engineered with negative charged molecules which not only associate ionically with metal surfaces creating a protective barrier but also assist in keeping it there. The vegetable/synthetic base of the oil offers superior oxidation and corrosion protection. Meant to be used in both dry and wet conditions this lube is the perfect all-round …

Review: Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres

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The Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres are essentially heavy duty, seemingly bullet proof ultra reliable commu-touring tyres that inspire unprecedented confidence without feeling sluggish or barge-like, as the 970g weight for a pair would imply. Available for online purchase with free shipping all across India (link) BumsOnTheSaddle would like to congratulate Sandeep Seth on finishing the Tour of Nilgiris 2014, one …