The Best of Interbike 2013

Each and every September, a crew from Steed Cycles makes the pilgrimage to Interbike in Las Vegas to check out all of the cool, weird and most excellent gear that will be available for the coming season. Although we couldn’t come close to covering everything, please enjoy what we feel are a few notable mentions.

King limited edition Turquoise. Like?

King limited edition Turquoise. Like?

We even ran into an old friend. Scotty P look's like he's settling in nicely!

We even ran into an old friend. Scotty P look’s like he’s settling in nicely!

Bell's new all mountain helmet. Loving the Steed green!

Bell’s new all mountain helmet. Loving the Steed green!

Enduro is obviously a big deal now and is a growing part of the cycling industry. Cool to see a free enduroe race at the out door demo.

Enduro is obviously a big deal now and is a growing part of the cycling industry. Cool to see a free enduroe race at the out door demo.

Fox suspension looking good with their private shuttle vehicle.

Fox suspension looking good with their private shuttle vehicle.

2014 Specialized Stumpjumper Evo 29. Very fast bike.

2014 Specialized Stumpjumper Evo 29. Very fast bike.

Specialized had one of the largest demo fleets at Interbike.

Specialized had one of the largest demo fleets at Interbike.

Bootleg Canyon singletrack - smooth as butter.

Bootleg Canyon singletrack – smooth as butter.

Kimbo and Jordan enjoying some of the perks of Interbike.

Kimbo and Jordan enjoying some of the perks of Interbike.

The guys at the Enve booth wee cool enough to walk us through almost their entire line.

The guys at the Enve booth wee cool enough to walk us through almost their entire line.

Santa Cruz demo tour truck. I heard a rumour they hire couples to work as their demo tour staff. Not a bad way to spend the Summer with your significant other!

Santa Cruz demo tour truck. I heard a rumour they hire couples to work as their demo tour staff. Not a bad way to spend the Summer with your significant other!

Steve charging in Bootleg Canyon!

Steve charging in Bootleg Canyon!

The boys escaping the sun. The first day of the demo was hot. Roughly 45deg celsius!

The boys escaping the sun. The first day of the demo was hot. Roughly 45deg celsius!

Paul and Kim demoing a couple Santa Cruz bikes - Tallboy and Tallboy LT.

Paul and Kim demoing a couple Santa Cruz bikes – Tallboy and Tallboy LT.

Kim rocking a new POC prototype road helmet. The 2014 POC line looks most excellent.

Kim rocking a new POC prototype road helmet. The 2014 POC line looks most excellent.

Classic look on these Giro mtb shoes.

Classic look on these Giro mtb shoes.

Giro looking bright and tight in 2014.

Giro looking bright and tight in 2014.

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A replica of Stevie Smith's carbon Wilson DH. This bike is killing the world cup circuit this season!

A replica of Stevie Smith’s carbon Wilson DH. This bike is killing the world cup circuit this season!

The new 650b Devinci Troy in carbon. Clean lines throughout.

The new 650b Devinci Troy in carbon. Clean lines throughout.

The Devinci Troy will be a big seller this coming year. 650b was a massive topic of discussion at Interbike.

The Devinci Troy will be a big seller this coming year. 650b was a massive topic of discussion at Interbike.

Devinci Troy 650b in aluminum. This beauty was rumoured to retail around $3000!

Devinci Troy 650b in aluminum. This beauty was rumoured to retail around $3000!

Disc brakes for road and cross bikes are coming. Would you buy a road bike with disc brakes?

Disc brakes for road and cross bikes are coming. Would you buy a road bike with disc brakes?

Classic.

Classic.

Santa Cruz Solo 650b. This is one good looking bike.

Santa Cruz Solo 650b. This is one good looking bike.

Santa Cruz Heckler, now with 650b wheels.

Santa Cruz Heckler, now with 650b wheels.

Giant is going heavy into 650b in 2014 on almost all their high end bikes. However, they are calling it 27.5.

Giant is going heavy into 650b in 2014 on almost all their high end bikes. However, they are calling it 27.5.

Giant Trance Advancd X 27.5 (650b wheel).

Giant Trance Advancd X 27.5 (650b wheel).

Jordo checking out his new kit for next season.

Jordo checking out his new kit for next season.

Greg Minnaar's World Champs winning bike. So. Much. Carbon.

Greg Minnaar’s World Champs winning bike. So. Much. Carbon.

Lots of cool promo pieces at Interbike. The GoPro booth with this car was larger than life.

Lots of cool promo pieces at Interbike. The GoPro booth with this car was larger than life.

2014 Specialized SWorks Venge with SRAM Red.

2014 Specialized SWorks Venge with SRAM Red.

Top end woman's road race bike, the Specialized SWorks Amira.

Top end woman’s road race bike, the Specialized SWorks Amira.

Rock Shox Pike. You will be seeing a lot of this fork in 2014.

Rock Shox Pike. You will be seeing a lot of this fork in 2014.

Mark Kavendish special edition Venge.

Mark Kavendish special edition Venge.

Interbike 2013 was an absolute blast. As always, this annual trip produces some good rides, (un)memorable nights and a good insight into the coming year.

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