Every now and then I get to snap a photos of a ride that’s a little more rare than usual. With its custom paint and a slew of NJS goodies to keep it legit Ian’s Vivalo easily fits the bill. Word is this was likely a prize awarded for a race win rather than something that actually saw the track making it that much more awesome. The colors on this are definitely what do it for me but the “signed” seat stays and Five Gold saddle are right about there as well. Click through for a handful of images!
Having taken numerous first place finishes at Monster Track and Red Hook Alfred is well known in the track bike world. Success aside he still rides for the for the love of two wheels and the escape constant pedaling brings. Dig this quick interview piece that finishes with him where he feels most at home…ripping up the streets.
With a long weekend we decided some deep puddles and a steady onslaught of rain were more than overdue. As we work on the new direction of the site rides like these are crucial to narrowing things down. They also serve for a great day out ripping up some mud and water…
2017’s NAHBS is fast approaching so a look at Tony Spray’s paint technique from last year’s “Best Track Bike” award ismore than welcome. Dead Cyclist catches show that the time going into a project like this is often mind blowing and that the end result makes it well worth it. We’ll be at the year’s NAHBS in Salt Lake City so be on the lookout for coverage next month!
Knog is constantly at the drawing board dialing in new products or revising current ones to make them even better. The success of their Blinder series is no secret but the new Minis slim things down more than ever. The DOT, Niner and Chippy all boast bright LED setups in a array of colors and configurations. Peep the lineup below and be on the lookout for reviews once these bad boys hit our doorstep!
Named after it’s single LED the DOT keeps it simple yet pulls in extra style with four different faceplate colors.
Chas getting down with reflective materials and lighting up the night for MASH in this newest bit. Crazy to think this was all produced with smartphones and some proper creativity both in front and behind the lens. Click through for the behind the scenes footage and be sure to pop over to MASH as usual!
Though he came onboard a couple months back, we’ve yet to post a set of Devin‘s G.O.A.T. track. After a 6th place finish at Monster Track last year this G.O.A.T. was ready and rollin’ on the streets of NYC. A break in the weather last night gave us reason be out and about here in Sac. Quick stop and a few photos later…