– Welcome to another episode of Ask GMBN where we’ve been going through all your comments and questions so we can have a go at answering them. – We’ll try our best at least. – Yeah. Now, one of the questions we’ve got coming up is: should I sell my bike and get another one
As a cyclists we’re always looking for ways to be faster. Now without a doubt the biggest factor is you the rider although training hard and improving your fitness is highly rewarding, but it does take time. I’ve decided to do an experiment to see how much speed you can actually buy. We’re all led
(dramatic music) – Welcome to Ask GMBN Tech. This is our 30th show so this is great. It’s a weekly show where you guys get to send in your questions about technical related mountain bike stuff. And hopefully, we can give you a decent answer so you learn some understanding of bikes. To get your
– Welcome to Ask GMBN Tech. Of course this is the weekly Q and A show. You ask the questions, and we try and give you the right answers. Get your questions into the email address on the bottom of the screen there, or get involved in those comments. Don’t forget to use the hashtag
– Last week on Maintenance Monday. No not Gumtree, not Craigslist but Ebay. Peugeot Premier, fashionable fixie. It’s just a matter of time. I’ve been hunting around for a bargain, let’s take it apart. On the war wounds of the bike, the history behind it. Because it’s not quite as straightforward as you may think.
– Mmm. Are you recording this, John? (laughing) (beeping) – From the majestic climbs of Malibu, California. Welcome to the GCN show. – Welcome to the GCN show brought to you by Wiggle. – This week we find out just how much is down to the bike and how much is down to the rider?
(electronic swishing noise) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – This week we have got loads. We’ve got Vuelta Tech, your upgrades, and an amazing prize giveaway. – I’m excited about that. – It is actually, it is really good. And we build the most expensive bike in the world. – You’re gonna need
(whooshing sound) – This is the Canyon Ultimate CF SLX. It is a proper all-around road bike. I mean, it’s got clearance for 30 millimeter wide tires but yet, this one also weighs in at just under seven kilos. And yet, it’s also got aerodynamics taken into consideration in the design. I mean, it is