Bike Tech That Was Ahead Of It's Time | GCN Tech Show Ep.133

Published on July 9th 2020


Cycling tech is a forever changing landscape of innovation and development. Things such as hydraulic brakes, wireless gears, aerodynamic tubes, and gravel bikes are usually thought of as quite modern developments. However, if we look further back in history, we can see early incarnations of all of these technologies and more that just didn't take off the first time around! On this week's tech show, we also have all your regular favourites from hot tech, the bike vault, and your upgrades! Get involved in this week's Tech Show over on the GCN App! Rapha Pro Team Sunglasses - Hot or Not? This Week's Upgrades: This Week's Bike Vault: Subscribe: The GCN Shop: #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike What's your favourite piece of cycling tech that's way ahead of it's time? Let us know in the comments below! If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 How To Stop Your Seatpost Slipping: Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech is the only channel you need for all things bike tech – past, present and future. Simply put, we’re obsessed with tech: we seek out and showcase the best in bikes, components, tech, accessories, upgrades and more from races and events, tech shows and product launches across the globe to bring you the best in road bike technology. We’ve also got great maintenance videos to help you get the most from your bike; pro-bike tours from all the biggest races; special features and the weekly GCN Tech Show. We also take a deeper look into the future of cycling, apps, smart tech and virtual riding. Join us on the channel and the GCN App to submit your content, vote on the latest tech and keep abreast of exciting new trends. GCN Japan: GCN Italia: Suscribirse a GCN en Español: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -