Tips & Tricks

2INpower Or INpower? We Explain The Differences

The power meters both for road and mountain bike are one of the most interesting components, and one that can help you the most if you want to improve your workouts for competition. At...

6th March 2019


Journey to Alaska with Q RINGS®

ROTOR is proud to participate in Willy Mulonia’s enduring journey of self discovery to transgress the Alaskan wilderness. One man, one bike, one mission: Seasoned adventure cyclist Willy...

18th February 2019


Why Q RINGS OCP Makes The Difference

There are many oval chainrings. But oval chainrings with the OCP system are only available from ROTOR. Why? The OCP system from ROTOR allows you to place the chainring and its ovalization...

30th January 2019


Tips To Prepare Your Bike For Winter

Unless you live in a place where the winter means snow, snow and more snow, using the bike in the coldest time of the year is not only recommended, but will make you keep the pace of...

16th January 2019


ROTOR Q RINGS: Only For Pros?

Does using the technology used by professionals make you a better rider? Definitely. The current technology is tried and tested by professionals with the maximum demand so that when it...

2nd January 2019


Gravel Bikes Vs. Cross Bikes: Five Main Differences

At first glance, cyclocross and gravel bikes look similar: like road bikes with two 700c wheels, knobby tires and drop handlebars. But if you take a closer look and test ride a few of each...

14th November 2018


5 Cycling Accessories to Improve Your Safety

In both mountain biking and road riding, your security is the most important factor to take into account. To be able to go out on a ride with the highest level of protection possible,...

31st October 2018


Useful APPs For Cyclists

Today, Mobile apps for people who ride bikes have almost become a necessity for any leisurely ride, training session or competition. It is completely normal to have one or two apps running...

10th October 2018


5 Advantages of Hydraulic Gear Shifting

There are three ways to change gears on bikes: using mechanical, electrical or hydraulic systems. Which is used on any given bike is all about how the power is transmitted from the shift...

26th September 2018


Cross Country vs Marathon: Key Bike Differences

Racing your mountain bike in cross country (XC) and marathon (XCM) events may seem quite similar at first, but taking a closer look at both disciplines reveals key differences in terms of...

5th September 2018


Maintenance Tips for Your Disc Brakes

Disc brakes are fundamental on mountain bikes nowadays, and they are becoming an unstoppable force in the present and future of road bikes. If you ride an MTB, road bike or both, we want...

30th August 2018


Essential Tools For Your MTB Rides

No matter how well looked after your bike is, going on a ride without taking the basic tools and spares is a risk that shouldn't be taken. There are currently many different multi-tools...

9th August 2018