Test the Velocite Syn aero road bike & keep the frame for a steal

In February, Velocite announced their stunning new Syn aero road bike, and now they want you to help test it. The current version is in its third round of prototype testing, but they’re looking for real world rider feedback. That is, if your real world involves riding about 200 miles per week and you’re willing […]

Velocite’s new Venn Composite rims break the mold w/ filament wound, single strand carbon construction

Velocite has launched a new brand called Venn Composites to produce rims unlike anything we’ve seen before. There are two models, one using a filament wound construction and one using a continuous fiber construction to eliminate seams and misaligned patterns. We’ll start with the filament wound version: The traditional method of making carbon fiber rims […]

Velocite’s commits (to) a Syn with all-new aero road bike

Held back from the press until the patent work was done, the new Velocite Syn aero road bike aims to leave current designs in the dust by focusing its aerodynamics on the complete bike and accoutrements we all take with us…namely, water bottles. “We use the ‘real life’ adjective to differentiate from high performance in […]

The Velocite RT50 Aero Wheels May Be The Most Extraordinary Use Of Computer Design In Cycling

Velocite is constantly pushing the envelope of design, releasing the 2nd generation of the RT50 wheel set. Aimed at being aero, but not just in a straight line, the design story on these is long and technical, with Velocite breaking out computer hardware and software not typically used in the cycling industry. They say the […]

EB14: Lightweight Co-develops Unique Velocité Project e-Bike Solution with Research Partners

The carbon fiber experts of Lightweight have been busy this year working on incorporating advanced electronic systems into some already market-leading products. Besides their Smart Wheels sensors that we just showed you last week, Lightweight has also been working on a totally unique and possibly groundbreaking e-Bike called the Velocité Project. Developed as an academic […]

Velocite Introduces Their First Full Carbon, Tubeless, Clincher Wheelset

You’ve seen their bikes on our pages before, now Velocite has introduced their first wheelset with the RT50. Rather than just another carbon clincher wheelset, Velocite went all in, making a road tubeless (RT) compatible wheelset that can use regular tubes and tires as well. While Velocite claims that the RT50s are the only RT […]

Velocite’s Newest Bike, the Geos

The Velocite family is growing. Meet the newest bike in the line up, the light weight Geos. The design goal of the Geos was always to create a light weight climbing bike, yet a climber that didn’t sacrifice any stiffness due to lack of material. Obviously, designing a truly light and stiff bike is a […]

Velocite Magnus Evolved – The Updated Velocite Magnus Road Frame Is Here

Press Release: The new Velocite Magnus offers greater stiffness than the acclaimed original Magnus while improving on aesthetics and comfort.  After over one year of refinement and development, encompassing extensive live testing and 9 different carbon layup alternatives, the new Velocite Magnus carbon road frameset is ready. “When we set out to revise the original […]

2011 Velocite Helios Aero Road Bike Unveiled, Magnus Updated

After a couple years in development with designer Lewis Mathiske, Velocite has released the Helios aero road bike. The bike is a full carbon monocoque frame with high modulus carbon fibers made using high pressure molding to eliminate wrinkles in the frame. The shape was tested in the wind tunnel in Australia, but it’s designed […]