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Under Test: SunRace Wide-Range Cassette

SunRace

Looking for an inexpensive way to join the 1x drivetrain club? SunRace‘s wide-range cassettes are compatible with standard 8/9/10-speed hubs and feature alloy spiders, lockrings, and spacers. Available in black or champagne (shown) finishes, the Shimano/SRAM-compatible cassettes feature 7075-aluminum large cogs with 40 or 42 teeth.

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Under Test: GT Grade Bicycle

GT triple triangle GT head tube

GT Bicycles may be synonymous with mountain bikes and BMX, but the company is looking to make a name for themselves in the growing all-road market. Dubbed Enduroad, all seven models feature the brand’s iconic triple triangle frame design. Prices range from $880 for the Shimano Claris-equipped model to $3,800 for their carbon-framed Ultegra model. Pictured above is the $990 Grade Alloy Sora, which features a Shimano/FSA drivetrain, Tektro disc brakes, and a carbon fork.

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Under Test: Speedplay SYZR Pedals

GRAVELBIKE.com gravel grinder Speedplay SYZR

After several years of development and countless prototypes, Speedplay’s SYZR clipless pedal system is finally available. Loaded with features such as Direct-Drive Power Transfer, Active Cleat Stabilization, and Micro-Adjustable Float, SYZRs bridge the gap between traditional road and mountain clipless pedals. SYZRs are available with stainless steel ($199 MSRP) or titanium ($389 MSRP) spindles, and the cleats are compatible with most SPD-compatible shoes.

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