The Pinkbike Podcast: Episode 24 – Why Even Purchase a DH Bike?
I’ve you have spent any time on a correct downhill bike, you may know why we love ’em. All that suspension, traction, and geometry, mixed with extra dependable elements, can flip significantly scary terrain into an excellent time, and any downhill bike available on the market could make you are feeling like a World Cup professional. So how come we’re questioning why you’d purchase one?
The reply is clear and the identical purpose you may purchase something: As a result of they’re enjoyable and that is all the explanation you want. However pondering a bit extra virtually, as many riders should, does the fashionable enduro bike make extra sense for anybody who’s not planning on doing lift-assisted three-minute race runs on the weekends? In any case, they will not maintain most of us again on most trails, and they are often pedaled to the highest of the mountain simply, making them far more versatile than a downhill sled. So if you need a succesful bike and essentially the most saddle-time in your cash, an enduro machine may take advantage of sense.
Don’t fret, the downhill bike is not going wherever, regardless of how enduro it will get round right here. We have additionally acquired a few the newest downhill rigs in for testing, so keep tuned for these.
THE PINKBIKE PODCAST // EPISODE 24 – Why Even Purchase a DH Bike?
Sept 24, 2020
However what DH bike would you purchase?
Hosted by Mike Levy (often) and that includes a rotating forged of the editorial group and different friends, the Pinkbike Podcast is a weekly replace on all the newest tales from all over the world of mountain biking, in addition to some frank dialogue about tech, racing, and every little thing in between.
Earlier Pinkbike Podcasts
Episode 1 – Why Are Bikes So Expensive?
Episode 2 – Where the Hell is the Grim Donut?
Episode 3 – Pond Beaver Tech
Episode 4 – Why is Every Bike a Trail Bike?
Episode 5 – Can You Trust Bike Reviews?
Episode 6 – Over Biked Or Under Biked?
Episode 7 – Wild Project Bikes
Episode 8 – Do We Need an Even Larger Wheel Size?
Episode 9 – Why Are We Doing a Cross-Country Field Test?
Episode 10 – Getting Nerdy About Bike Setup
Episode 11 – Are We Going Racing This Year?
Episode 12 – What’s the Future of Bike Shops?
Episode 13 – Are Bikes Too Regular Now?
Episode 14 – What Bikes Would Pinkbike Editors Buy?
Episode 15 – What’s Holding Mountain Biking Back?
Episode 16 – Who’s Your Mountain Biking Hero?
Episode 17 – XC Field Test Insider
Episode 18 – Electronics on your Mountain Bike: Good or Bad?
Episode 19 – The Hardtail Episode
Episode 20 – MTB Conspiracy Theories
Episode 21 – Stuff We Were Wrong About
Episode 22 – Does Your Riding Style Match Your Personality?
Episode 23 – Grim Donut 2 is Live!