Monday, August 20, 2012

Devinci Carbon Wilson Launched | The Steve Smith Trifecta at Crankworx Whistler

Introducing the Devinci Carbon Wilson.

On August 1st the world was introduced to the new Carbon Wilson.

This was an 'exclusive sneak peek' for
(with promises of a test ride review and more details to come....)

• Carbon fiber front triangle 
• Carbon fiber swingarm 
• Aluminum chain stays
• 8.5''/216mm rear wheel travel 
• Split Pivot suspension 
• Frame weight: TBA
• Price: TBA
• Availability: TBA

I do know that there will be at least 2 different build options and framesets available.

I also know that Steve Smith rode one to victory in the Canadian Open DH at Whistler yesterday...(see details below)

I will post more details as they become available, but word is these will be available to ship to dealers later this fall!

Contact me for more info.

Stevie Smith pulls off the trifecta at Crankworx Whistler.

On Sunday, August 19th, the final day of Crankworx Whister, Stevie Smith road the new Carbon Wilson to victory at the Canadian Open nearly 5 seconds.

This completed a trifecta of wins for Stevie at Crankworx this year after winning the Garbanzo DH and Air DH races last week. (he won the air DH on his trusty Dixon)

Canadian Open (8/19/2012) Video from Pinkbike:

Air DH (8/15/2012) Video from Pinkbike:

Garbanzo DH (8/12/2012) Video from Pinkbike:

Monday, August 13, 2012

ENVE | 'American Way' by Peloton Magazine

ENVE composites builds all of their rims at their US facilities based in Ogden, UT. Building the absolute best products, without compromise, is priority number one.

'Carbon isn't carbon; carbon is process; process creates the product you are going to ride or use.' Jason Shiers, ENVE founder

Check out this video for an inside look at the facilities and some of the philosophy behind the brand.


...and here is a video where Simon Smart himself describes the design and benefits of the Smart ENVE System wheelsets; AKA the fastest wheels on the planet.