2015 Norco Bicycles Archives - Norco News

Dark, Wet and Fun – Norco Bicycles Staff Night Ride

by: Pete Stace-Smith, Norco Brand Ambassador Despite the weatherman calling for 20-40mm of rain late Tuesday afternoon, the keen staff riders at Norco Bikes assembled their gear, got their lights all charged and left work on time in order to get to the meeting spot at 5:30 to go ride – in the pitch dark […]

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Search Earns BikeRadar’s Editor’s Choice Award

Oli Woodman, Senior Writer at BikeRadar.com, has chosen the Norco Search adventure road bike as one of his picks for 2015 Gear of the Year. Woodman, who reviewed the Search last fall, giving it a 4-star rating and noting its superb comfort and handling, was impressed by the bikes obvious mountain biking influence. “As a mountain biker, I was suckered in […]

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Outside Magazine: Norco Bigfoot delivers “Killer Value”

Outside Magazine named the Norco Bigfoot as the best fatbike for “Getting in the Game” in the Winter Buyer’s Guide: The Best Gear of 2015. Editors noted the Bigfoot’s low standover height, agile handling and trail-worthy spec. Summing up the bike’s incredible value, Outside wrote: “the Bigfoot will cost you less than pretty much any other decent fat […]

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UK’s Mountain Bike Rider Magazine Reviews the Range C7.1

From Mountain Bike Rider Magazine: British Columbia is home to some of the world’s best all-mountain riding, so Norco ought to know how to make a sorted enduro bike. Its 160mm-travel Range has been available in aluminium for a couple of years, but the new carbon version is the Canadian brand’s go-to, high-end race machine. To […]

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Fluid 4.3 Featured in Family Camping & Canoeroots Magazine

Family Camping & Canoeroots Magazine recently featured the Norco Fluid 4.3 youth bike in their Little Explorers series on outfitting kids for mountain biking. The 24″ version of our popular Fluid platform delivers 100mm of A.R.T. Suspension and a spec worthy of any full-sized adult bike. Visit the Youth section to explore our full line of kid’s bikes. […]

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Bicycle Times Reviews the Search XR

From Bicycle Times Magazine: Norco’s Search line is new for this year, promising road-based adventure from asphalt to dirt. The carbon XR model reviewed here sits atop the heap at $3,700, with two more price points in carbon; $3,150 for ultegra and $2,110 for 105. three steel search models range in price from $1,525 to […]

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Bike Radar Reviews the Fluid 7.2

From Bike Radar: It sounds daft attributing human emotions to a collection of tubes. But whenever we rode Norco’s Fluid 7.2 we got the unmistakeable feeling that it was every bit as glad to be out riding as we were and determined to deliver the maximum fun from every trail. Breaking that down into the […]

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Norco Search Long-Term Review by Outside Magazine

From Outside Magazine: Well-known and loved in Canada, Norco has been quietly racking up an American audience with its refined but not-too-expensive line of bikes, including the Range and our 2014 Gear of the Year winner Sight Carbon. Now, with the excellent gravel- and adventure-oriented Search, the company continues to burnish its reputation. Aluminum is durable […]

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