Trek Recalls Madone Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard

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Trek Recalls Madone Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard; Front Brake Can Fail 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: Trek model year 2013 Madone bicycles Hazard: The bicycle’s front brake can fail, posing a crash hazard. Remedy: … [Read more...]

Trek Acquires WorldTour License From Leopard SA

(Waterloo, WI USA & Luxembourg) - Trek Bicycle has reached an agreement with Leopard SA to obtain its WorldTour racing license to create a new team debuting in 2014. A named sponsor since the team's inception in 2010, beginning next year Trek will assume ownership of the team. While the new team's organizational chart and roster of athletes has not been completed, Trek will work to conserve a … [Read more...]

No Reason To Be Happy Says Andy Schleck

RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK’s Andy Schleck, training and racing in Majorca, Spain, reacts with surprise to the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), suspending Alberto Contador for two years. “There is no reason to be happy now”, commented Andy Schleck. “First of all I feel sad for Alberto. I always believed in his innocence. This is just a very sad day for cycling. The only … [Read more...]

RadioShack Nissan Trek Announces Their 2012 Roster

LEOPARD s.a., the company behind the RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK ProTeam, is pleased to have its registration confirmed by the UCI License Commission. In September 2011, LEOPARD s.a. announced that the team would have new management, sponsors and name in 2012. After three full months of preparation, the RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK roster for 2012 has been finalized and counts with 30 of the world’s … [Read more...]

Bicycles Recalled by Trek Due to Fall Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of product: Trek 2012 FX and District … [Read more...]

What’s In Santa’s Bag For Your Favorite Cyclist?

Sports Fiction: Almost As Strange As Reality

Sure to grace bathrooms, kibos, and porta-potties everywhere Hardcover, soft cover, or e-book, starting at $4.95.  Get yours now at Authorhouse (best prices here!) or  Amazon Between The Sheets You'll Get: Great cycling fiction - nearly as strange as reality! - officially for sale just in time for Christmas.  Cheap:  Hardcover, soft cover, or e-book, starting at $4.95.  Did we … [Read more...]

Greg Lemond And Trek Come To Agreement

The nearly two-year litigation between three-time Tour de France winner Greg LeMond and Trek Bicycle Co., has been resolved. The agreement includes Trek making two payments a year of $100,000 each to the charity 1in67.org. Trek and LeMond each alleged breach of a licensing contract that allowed Trek to use the LeMond name on its bikes for more than a decade. Trek announced in 2008 it was … [Read more...]

First Look At The New Team RadioShack Trek Madones

These are the first photo’s to come out showing the new Team RadioShack Trek Madones. The photo’s were taken by Brian Hodes at VeloImages.com. These are the teams home bikes. We will be at the training camp tomorrow and will be uploading more photo’s and interviews. … [Read more...]

InterBike Outdoor Demo – More Than Just The Bike

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Last year Bicycle.net was not able to make the Outdoor demo, and we made a commitment to be there in 2009. Well we made it today and can say that it is way worth the visit. What makes the Outdoor so different is the carnival atmosphere and sheer number of bikes that you can ride. And not just your bike shop test ride around a couple of blocks. But really ride. Like bombing a decent and out of … [Read more...]