Some say the heart and sole of cycling is in Italy, but we think the head might be in America, and more precisely in Portland. With so many great frame builders and interesting companies coming out of there it is no surprise.
During a visit to Rapha in London we were surprised by how many Portland based companies were being represented there. So much so that it got us thinking about where the spiritual ‘head’ of cycling might be.
This is the Legend Sella Ronda, named after a famous route around the Dolomite mountains with beautifully smooth roads weaving around a number of stunning peaks; the bike is almost as pretty to look at as the scenery it is named after.
Passoni are introducing a new finish to all their titanium models. The Italian premium frame maker decided to omit the numerous man-hours required to get silky smooth joints on their bikes and as a result offer a reduced price option.