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2012 Salsa Horsethief Full-Suspension 29er Trail Bike

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2012 salsa horsethief full suspension 29er trail bike   2012 Salsa Horsethief Full Suspension 29er Trail Bike

Salsa Cycles has introduced its full-suspension 29er trail bike for 2012 called the Horsethief. For riders who are looking for bikes that are capable of tackling any terrain well, the Horsethief is the perfect machine to use on any trip or ride.

Combining a double-butted hydroformed top and downtubes with a forged bottom bracket piece and a tapered headtube, the front triangle strength and stiffness are maximized.Its hydroformed 6061-T6 alloy tubes increase strength and beefiness, making the Horsethief a real all-mountain worthy bike.

Engineered to be tough enough for huge rides, the 2012 Salsa Horsethief Full-Suspension 29er Trail Bike allows riders to tackle any rugged terrains with confidence. With a 120mm of rear wheel travel, the aluminum alloy frame of the Horsethief is able to take a 120-140mm suspension fork.

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2012 Niner Bikes AIR 9 Bike

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Niner Bikes has unveiled two newly redesigned bikes for 2012, one of which is the AIR 9. The major change seen in the bike is its hydroformed tubes all over. Instead of Scandium, the bike uses a new alloy based on the 6000 series, which gives the AIR 9 a lot of benefits.

By using hydroformed tubes, Niner was able to achieve more intricate shapes and butting. This means more freedom in designing, or a better design. The strength and stiffness of the bike’s frame are increased while reducing its weight. With Scandium, these excellent features cannot be achieved.

With a lightweight and flexible frame, the 2012 Niner Bikes AIR 9 Bike guarantees an excellent ride quality. Speed is also enhanced making the bike an ideal machine for races. Included in the latest details of the bike are the PressFit 30 bottom bracket and the tapered steer tube…

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2012 Specialized Ariel Bike for Women

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2012 specialized ariel bike for women   2012 Specialized Ariel Bike for Women

Highly versatile, the new Ariel released by Specialized for 2012 is ideal for women riders who are looking for a single machine that functions well as a mountain bike and a road bike. Any terrains can be tackled by the Ariel, thanks to its strong double-walled 700c alloy rims.

Light weight, incredible comfort, and a confident ride are offered by the Ariel’s A1 premium aluminum frame, which comes with a Body Geometry Women’s Riva saddle, 75mm-travel SR Suntour fork, and women’s recreational geometry and tube sets.

Weekday commuting and weekend adventures can be fun with the 2012 Specialized Ariel Bike for Women. With its state-of-the-art features, a classy ride is guaranteed. The versatility of the bike is enhanced by its fender/rack braze-ons.

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2012 Bianchi Cavaria Cyclocross Bike

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Bianchi Bicycles has introduced its latest cyclocross bike called Cavaria for 2012. This new cyclocross bike, which will be offered with Sram Force for the new season, has a lot of new things to offer. It is also available with a Shimano Ultegra build for a more affordable price.

What makes the two different are ALX rims wheels and Hutchinson Bulldogs tires. Weighing in at approximtely 500kgs, the Cavaria features a topnotch full carbon fiber frame. The bike is available either as an assembled machine or as a kit frame.

With its excellent combination of stat-of-the-art components coupled with amazing aesthetics, the 2012 Bianchi Cavaria Cyclocross Bike is one of most coveted machines in the cycling world today. Since it features Sram Force specs, this bike guarantees reliable quality.

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2012 Specialized Crosstrail Bike

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2012 specialized crosstrail bike   2012 Specialized Crosstrail Bike

For 2012, Specialized has created an excellent machine called Crosstail, which is created for effective fitness, recreation, and exploration. Included in its reliable components are its Specialized Borough XC Sport tires that offer both fast rolling and sufficient traction on the trail.

With 75mm of travel, the coil-sprung SR Suntour fork comes with alloy lowers, which enables this hybrid bike to effortlessly go off-road. Its ability to tackle varied terrain is achieved through its strong double-walled 700c alloy rims.

Tackling the method, location, and purpose of riding, the 2012 Specialized Crosstrail Bike is a reliable machine for various rides. On any surface, lightweight buoyancy is guaranteed by its smooth-welded A1 premium aluminum frame while its saddle has adequate padding that offers maximum comfort.

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2012 Specialized Crossroads Elite Cross Bike

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Combining maximum efficiency and comfort, the 2012 Specialized Crossroads Elite Cross Bike is a classy machine perfect for cyclists who want to relax when riding. What enables the bike to take in all the road bumps is its lightweight suspension fork and seatpost.

In order to optimize efficiency, the 700c tires that roll very smoothly are combined with the A24 speed Shimano drivetrain. Riding position is made upright and stable by the A1 Premium aluminum 700c frame, which features an excellent hybrid geometry and an added kickstand mount.

Aside from its classy look as the name implies, the Crossroads Elite from Specialized is speedy and stable as well. With its preload adjustment, the 63mm-travel suspension fork makes the ride even smoother and more comfortable while the BG Comfort grips provide the rider’s hands with a fresh feeling.

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2012 Niner Bikes EMD 9 Entry-level 29er Hardtail Bike

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Niner Bikes, the big-wheeled specialist, has updated two of their frames for 2012, which are the Air9 and the EMD9. The latter, which is the entry-level 29er hardtail bike of Niner Bikes, has been redesigned with a stiffer frame compared to the old model.

Combined to enhance the stiffness of the EMD9 frame are a custom hydroformed tubeset, reshaped downtube and tapered head tube with an internal zero stack headset. Adding a bigger diameter toptube, there is a hydroformed downtube rather than a whole frame of hydroformed tubes.

Updated with a black anodized option, the 2012 Niner Bikes EMD 9 Entry-level 29er Hardtail Bike is perfect for cyclists who want the roughest and most lightweight finish. For riders swapping parts from the previous frames, the traditional European type bottom bracket is maintained. …

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