Dirt Demo: Race Face is Back on the Map

Discussion in 'Interbike 2011' started by Ridemonkey.com, Sep 14, 2011.

  1. Ridemonkey.com

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    Jun 26, 2009

    Catching up with the recently revamped and restored Race Face proved to the Bike Mag crew that the Canadian brand is back in a big way. Check the brief update and be ready for more from Interbike!

    After recently closing its doors this past March, Race Face has been brought back by a couple of its own employees. Securing enough money from outside investors to buy back the company from bank, the company has re-enterd the industry with nary a hiccup. Here’s a look at some of their lineup for the coming year.

    Race Face’s new Six carbon DH crank is the sveltest of them all—the closest dedicated DH crank comes in 100 grams heavier.

    Following the trend, the Next SL is a feathery 595 grams (including BB) and features a titanium spindle.

    The Atlas crank is back and sheds some weight courtesy of a further machined spider. Note the Whistler Bike Park topo graphics.

    We’re glad to see Race Face’s cockpit components back on the market. The Atlas bars now host some new graphics, and gain the option of a 1 1/4-inch rise.


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  2. bizutch

    bizutch Delicate CUSTOM flower

    4 / 8
    Dec 11, 2001
    Over your shoulder whispering
    How about some pics of their clothing line. It looks really impressive this year.
  3. lovebunny

    lovebunny can i lick your balls?

    7 / 19
    Dec 14, 2003
    San Diego, California, United States
    so stoked to see them back! i was so bummed when they went under. glad to see some good guys come out on top for once!