SRAM Recalls Bicycle Derailleurs Due To Fall Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of Product: Bicycle chain derailleurs Hazard: The rear derailleur’s rear pivot pin can loosen or dislodge causing the rear derailleur to jam or interfere with the wheel, posing a fall hazard. … [Read more...]

Chris Horner Seeing Red For The Second Time

A slight time gap at the finish on stage 4 saw Chris Horner’s red jersey slip away, but not for long. The HC climb of Alto Hazallanas became the proving ground for the 41-year old American who took advantage of his strong legs and the super steep pitch to launch an attack at 4.6km to go. His effort resulted in a solo win and the regaining of the race lead in the 2013 Vuelta a España. Chris … [Read more...]

SRAM ProTeams At Tour Down Under

Santos Tour Down Under kicks off SRAM RED’s World Tour campaign SRAM’s powerful RED-equipped ProTeams enter 2012 a potential threat to win every race, including Classics, Grand Tours, one week stage races, World Championships, as well as the upcoming London Olympics. SRAM’s componentry remains the lightest, most ergonomic, and most efficient in the world, and will begins its seventh year … [Read more...]

Albasini Wins Vuelta Stage13, Wiggins Red Jersey Dreams Continue

Ponferrada, Spain, Sept 2, 2011 (AFP) - Swiss rider Michael Albasini of HTC-Highroad scored his first victory in a Grand Tour on Friday, winning the 13th stage of the Spanish Vuelta in a sprint finish. The 30-year-old covered the 158.2 km ride from Sarria to Ponferrada in 4hr 19min 39 sec, edging out Italy's Eros Capecchi of Liquigas and Spain's Daniel Moreno of Katusha at the finish … [Read more...]

SRAM Powers Eight Pro Teams, And More

SRAM ProTeams - 2011: Team Garmin-Cerve?loTM (USA): The newly formed Garmin-Cerve?lo cycling team is a juggernaut of talent featuring Tyler Farrar (US), Thor Hushovd (NOR), Heinrich Haussler (AUS), David Millar (GBR), Christian Vandevelde (USA), and Ryder Hesjedal (CAN) with a goal to be the best team in the world and will ride the world’s best componentry in 2011. Frame: … [Read more...]

SRAM To Sponsor Garmin-Cervelo In 2011 Team

Team Garmin-Cerve?lo not only boasts an incredible rider line-up which includes Farrar (US), Hushovd (NO), Haussler (AU), Millar (UK), Vande Velde (US), Zabriskie (US), Hammond (UK), and Hesjedal (CA), but they’ve also chosen the componentry that most recently won Paris-Rou- baix, the Tour of Flanders and the Road World Championships: SRAM RED. The team’s Cerve?lo S3’s will be fully … [Read more...]