Latest Dirt: Next SL

The strength of the new Next SL crank arms is off the charts while achieving a modest reduction in weight over the previous version. Plus, you can run the new Next SL (and all RF Cinch System cranks) with the Shimano 12 speed drivetrain when using our new Cinch Direct Mount Shimano 12 Speed Compatible 1x ring.

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The Next SL crankset continues forward as the benchmark for XC + Trail crank performance, a testament to the history of Race Face following its own path, creating industry leading product focused on the rider.

Sizes: 170/175
RRP: $749.00
www.raceface.com

Bicycling Australia

Specialized have released details, images and pricing for their all-new Diverge, the 2021 incarnation of the company's specialist gravel platform.

The global pandemic and overseas travel restrictions are no match for the willpower and dedication of this group of keen riders - and there's still time for you to join them!

A self-confessed old-school rider who raced the Tour de France on steel bikes with downtube shifters, Pat Jonker takes the latest Focus Paralane2 e-bike on a gravel mission in the Clare Valley.