State Bicycle Co. Undefeated Road combines clean lines, proven tech & big value
State Bicycle Co. announced the Undefeated Road, their second geared bike. It’s State’s first true performance offering for road, using modern shifting and braking systems – plus two build levels to accommodate different needs.
STATE BICYCLE CO. LAUNCHES NEW “UNDEFEATED” ROAD BIKE
State Bicycle Co. has launched its latest road model aptly called the Undefeated Road, marking the company’s second geared bike and first performance road bike to date.The Undefeated Road is available in two build options or as a frameset, which features 7005 double-butted aluminum tubing, an oversized tapered head tube and a full carbon fork that come together to create what the company says is “a stiff, responsive, and fast ride”.As a complete bike, the Undefeated Road is available with a SRAM Force AXS or Apex groupset, along with the choice of either 1x or 2x gearing.
State Bicycle’s Undefeated goes geared with electronic shifting
TEMPE, Ariz. (BRAIN) — State Bicycle Co. unveils the Undefeated Road, its second geared bike and first performance road bike.Available with two build options or as a frameset, the Undefeated Road features 7005 double-butted aluminum tubing, an oversized tapered head tube and a full carbon fork.State paired the frameset with a choice of SRAM Force AXS or SRAM Apex with 1x or 2x chainring options. Subtle rainbow flake clearcoat with black build kits and trim highlight the look. The Undefeated Road eschews the trend of dropped seat stays and aero tubing for a traditional diamond silhouette.
Pedaling around the trade war
When Mehdi Farsi co-founded State Bicycle Co. in Tempe, Arizona in 2009, the economy had just collapsed and finding a job was tough. A cycling enthusiast, Farsi embarked on an entrepreneurial path. With his younger brother Reza and a high school friend, the trio figured out how to design and import quality bikes. That became the foundation of their business.
Best bike: ride the best bicycles, from road bikes to mountain machines
State Bicycles has been a regular fixture on many a T3 best bicycle list and that's because they offer some seriously sexy steeds for an amazing price. Its latest Core Line drives the cost down further, without scrimping on those head-turning good looks. The Pigeon is among our faves, with its flashy flat grey frame, contrast red hubs and 40mm Deep-V style wheels making it look like a velodrome-ready racer for a fraction of the cost.
U.S. bike firms face uphill slog to replace Chinese supply chains
CHICAGO (Reuters) - When Mehdi Farsi decided to shift production of State Bicycle Co's niche fixed-gear urban bikes out of China to escape U.S. tariffs, it took months to find another factory in Asia willing to do business with his Arizona company.
US bike firms face uphill slog to replace Chinese supply chains
CHICAGO: When Mehdi Farsi decided to shift production of State Bicycle Co's niche fixed-gear urban bikes out of China to escape US tariffs, it took months to find another factory in Asia willing to do business with his Arizona company.
12 Gift Ideas for People With Cool Hobbies
The fixie lifestyle is not for the faint-hearted. Stop pedaling and trouble will be on you before you can say ‘express delivery,’ but find your rhythm, and there’s no feeling quite like it. Riding fixie is about finding a connection with the bike, about becoming a master of movement, speed and agility. The State Bicycle Co’s original fixie is a simple and beautiful piece of engineering, designed for speed and maneuverability.
Best Christmas gifts for any budget: Top present ideas from £5 to £500
f for any reason you need to keep within a particular budget this Christmas season, we've thought through all the Christmas gifts for different price brackets. Maybe it's a Secret Santa gift for a colleague or possibly you and your partner have agreed to keep presents within a certain amount. We've got everything from £5 Christmas gifts, to Christmas gifts for under £10, and even gift ideas for under £500, such as a Gucci stainless steel ladies watch.So without further ado, here's our definitive round-up of the best Christmas gifts if you're on a budget in 2019.
Urban Bikes Perfect For Every Office
Blending timeless charm with modern city bike performance the Elliston from State Bicycle Co. is the epitome of timeless old-world style and modern utility. Every design element captures the style that makes vintage road bikes so cherished, while bringing maximum utility and unrivaled comfort– the unmistakable State treatment. And for under $500 a pop (including the 3-speed drivetrain), the office can afford a fleet!
The Ultimate Black Friday Cycling sale roundup: deals on bikes, gear, experiences & more!
If you’re like us, the idea of storming retail stores before your Thanksgiving meal even has a chance to digest is very unappealing. However, Black Friday – which has now turned into a whole week culminating in Cyber Monday, does offer a chance to pick up some great deals on new cycling gear. We’re posting up our annual roundup early so you can order the gear you need and still have time to #optoutside for your favorite ride this Friday!
Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals Get Bigger Every Year, and This Year Proves It
Some of the best deals can be found right from your couch for the holiday season, which is perfect because not everyone wants to run around town looking for the best deals! Luckily, there are plenty of Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals! If you need a good deal on a gift for someone special (or even just for yourself), we’ve got you covered.
The Best 2019 Black Friday Deals for Cyclists
Black Friday sales will happen on the 29th of November 2019.Everything from complete bikes to components, accessories, electronics, clothing and even tools are heavily discounted. Here’s a list of all the best Black Friday deals for cyclists:
9 OF THE BEST GIFTS FOR CYCLISTS
Beat the traffic with the State Bicycle Co 4130 Road Bike which is both aesthetically superior and boasts plenty of cool features to set it apart from the competition. It is both sturdy and affordable, and the 4130 Road features a simple 8-speed transmission and a lightweight build, ready for racks and fenders. It comes in two different colours, and is the ideal companion for your commute or any other urban adventures that you find yourself on. If you know someone in need of a new bike, this would be one of our top picks here at Coolector HQ. ($549)
The Telegraph | Best Christmas gifts for any budget: Top present ideas from £5 to £500
If for any reason you need to keep within a particular budget this Christmas season, we've thought through all the Christmas gifts for different price brackets. Maybe it's a Secret Santa gift for a colleague or possibly you and your partner have agreed to keep presents within a certain amount. We've got everything from £5 Christmas gifts, to Christmas gifts for under £10, and even gift ideas for under £500, such as a Gucci stainless steel ladies watch.So without further ado, here's our definitive round-up of the best Christmas gifts if you're on a budget in 2019.
Daily Beast | This Entry-Level Bike Gear Will Get You Started on the Best Way to Get to Work
Biking to work is refreshing, enjoyable...and can help save the planet. The question is, how do you get started? This gear is designed to help you get started with an affordable, well-designed bike that ships right to your fronts doorstep (you just have to attach a few parts but no experience required), a helmet and bag, and a few knick-knacks.
Bicycle Retailer | Carbon frame importers get a reprieve from tariffs thanks to Parlee request
WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — The U.S. Trade Representative has granted a tariff exclusion for China-made carbon fiber frames, an exclusion requested by Parlee Cycles, Inc. Importers of China-made carbon frames will no longer need to pay a 25% tariff; additionally, they can request reimbursement for the additional tariffs they've paid since the Trump administration imposed them last year. The exclusion expires Aug. 7, 2020, and applies only to frames that are imported separately, not as part of complete bicycles.
Bike Rumor | State Bicycle Co. launches ‘The Shining’ tribute kits, discourages all work & no play
State Bicycle Co. announced a limited edition series of cycling kits paying homage to Stanley Kubrick’s classic horror film, The Shining. Made in patterns reflecting scenes from the movie, State wholeheartedly discourages all work and no play – an important risk factor for becoming a dull boy.
Men's Journal | The Best Cycling Jerseys to Keep You Riding All Year Long
When most people think about getting serious about cycling—whether it’s road riding or tackling trails.—their first thought is, ‘I need a new bike.’ While your set of wheels is certainly important, the clothes you wear have a big affect on your performance in the saddle, too. It’s not just about looking the part (although that does help). If you’re looking to push yourself, you’ll want to invest in some proper cycling jerseys.
Gear and Grit | Riding Fixed, Up Mountains, With Pros: Caesar’s Head with Christian Vande Velde
When it comes to cycling, there isn’t much Christian Vande Velde hasn’t accomplished. As a son of a cycling legend, CVDV had no problem filling those BIG shoes, first as an elite track cyclist, later being part of a Tour De France winning team and representing Team USA in the Olympic Games. Christian has seen it all an has been part of the fabric of American cycling for over 4 decades, first through his family, then as a competitor at the highest levels, and now as an analyst on NBC. In Episode 10, team rider Scott Piercefield travels to Greenville, SC to chat with CVDV about cycling, life, and his TV career.
Inside Hook | Products of the Week: Jesus Shoes, Roasting Pans and UNIQLO Fleeces
Each week, our inbox runneth over with news of gear, apparel and tech releases from around the world. In this feature, we’ll parse through the best of them. Today: a pair of Nike Air Max 97s inspired by Jesus walking on water, a roasting pan ready for the holidays and affordable fleeces from UNIQLO x Engineered Garments.
The Coolector | STATE BICYCLE CO VAN DAMME BICYCLE
If you’re looking for a new two-wheeled ally to join you on your urban adventures, State Bicycle Co would also be one of our first ports of call here at Coolector HQ and it’s because of awesome releases like the Van Damme Bicycle that they’re so highly regarded. This new offering from the American bicycle brand keeps up their rich tradition of releasing extremely stylish and top performing steeds for a great price.
HICONSUMPTION | The 10 Best Commuter Bicycles
When you live in a large, open-ended city, getting from one place to another is a huge part of your daily routine. If you own a car, you’re paying for gas, searching for parking, getting stuck in traffic jams, and wasting hours of your life doing nothing. If you take the bus, you’re a bit more well-off. But what if we told you that you could exercise, see your city’s most beautiful sights, and cut back on all of life’s expensive afterthoughts, like gas and insurance, in one fell swoop?
Washington Examiner | Small businesses squeezed by tariffs cheer reprieve
For nearly three months, Becky Oja has spent her days filing request after request with the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, seeking relief from tariffs President Trump imposed on $200 billion worth of products from China.So far, Oja, the controller of XCAD USA, a company that manufacturers irrigation components, has submitted nearly 250 requests with the Trump administration.And she isn’t done yet.