Thursday, February 23, 2017

FSA and Vision are Official Giro d'Italia Partners

Partnership Will Supply Neutral Support Wheels

Milan, Italy – FSA and Vision will supply neutral support wheels during each stage of next month's Giro d'Italia, as well as components for the 'official bike' of the Giro.

"This is an important step for our brands," said Claudio Marra, FSA s.r.l.'s general manager. "The organization of Giro d'Italia was looking for a new partner for components and wheels and they believe that FSA and Vision are the right choice. We are really happy and honored that Giro d'Italia has chosen FSA and Vision for such an important event. Our European company is based in Italy, and the possibility to be an official partner of the most important Italian race makes us very proud."

Adaptec to Debut at Sea Otter Classic

New In-motion Tire Pressure Adjustment System

High-profile and hard core mountain bikers including former pro gravity exponent Eric Opperman among others are giving the thumbs-up to Adaptrac(TM), a new in-motion tire pressure adjustment system - adaptable traction control for mountain bikes. This is a long-awaited product that most mountain bikers have wished for since Year Dot, and a prototype version is now on display and will be available for test riding at the Sea Otter Classic April 19-22.

 

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Adaptec System Shown Mounted on Downtube

Read more: Adaptec to Debut at Sea Otter Classic

Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Bike Brake Levers Due to Crash Hazard

Brake Lever can Cause Crash Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the Specialized Bicycle Components Inc., Morgan Hill, Calif., today announced a voluntary recall of Bicycle Brake Levers. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

 

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Tektro TL-83 Brake Lever
 
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2010/2011 Shiv Module
 
2012 Shiv Module
 
2012 Shiv TT Module

Read more: Specialized Bicycle Components Recalls Bike Brake Levers Due to Crash Hazard

GT, Giant and Trek Bicycles with SR Suntour Suspension Forks Recalled Due to Fall Hazard

Fork Internal Support Can Break Causing Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm SR Suntour, of Taiwan and Vancouver, Wash, today announced a voluntary recall of GT, Giant and Trek Bicycles with SR Suntour Suspension Forks. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Read more: GT, Giant and Trek Bicycles with SR Suntour Suspension Forks Recalled Due to Fall Hazard

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