Illegal Super Bike | So Fast It Was Banned!

Clock09:00, Saturday 20th April 2024

Have we finally found the first carbon fibre monocoque UCI-banned superbike which can topple the time of a modern road bike? The Hotta has Tour de France Prologue Victories and Olympic Medals to its name and we've got not just one, but two of these very special machines to pit against a brand-new Canyon Aeroad. But there's a twist, one of the Hotta's is kitted out in full retro-guise, but the other, is a modern take, assembled with cutting-edge components to blend the two worlds into one. Could this create the ultimate mix of modern efficiency with old-school aerodynamic madness? There's only one way to find out!

⏱️ Timestamps ⏱️
0:00 - Intro
0:22 - The Retro Bikes We've Ridden So Far
02:19 - The Route For The Challenge
03:14 - Riding The Hotta
09:06 - The Modern Canyon Aeroad Competitor
12:54 - How Fast Is A Modern Hotta?
14:26 - The Results

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