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Norco Search Wins 2016 Design and Innovation Award

A panel of 40 industry experts from around the world have chosen the Norco Search Ultegra for a 2016 Design and Innovation Award! The awards honour the best and the most innovative road, mountain and e-bikes of 2016, as well as select components and accessories. The international panel made up of journalists, designers, engineers, World Cup […]

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Norco Revolver FS 9.3 Reviewed in Bike Magazine’s Bike Bible

Bike Magazine’s annual Bible of Bike Tests is one of the most comprehensive gear guides in the industry with in-depth reviews of 31 XC, trail and all-mountain bikes. Featured in this year’s Bible is a glowing review of the 2016 Norco Revolver FS 9.3. After extensive testing on the trails of Vermont, Bike editors summed up the 9.3 as […]

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Norco Aurum C7.2 Featured in the Dirt 100

Dirt Mountain Bike Magazine has released the 2016 Dirt 100 – their selections of the industry’s one hundred hottest mountain bikes, components and gear. Earning a spot in this year’s list was the Aurum C7.2 with editors praising the bike as a solid value with race-ready spec. “The 7.1 is everything a racer will need in terms […]

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NSMB reviews the Norco Aurum C7.1

NSMB put the Aurum C7.1 to the test with a mix of park and shuttle riding last season and had this to say about our flagship downhill bike: “The Aurum feels ready for a bit of rough and tumble. The frame feels stiff and stout which translates to a very responsive ride. It’s sharp and taut feeling […]

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Torrent wins Plus-size Hardtail shootout

“An outrageously capable, chaos proof package at a cracking price” British mountain bike magazine MBUK recently put four of the best plus-size hardtails to the test. Earning the win, and the cover, was the new Norco Torrent 7.1! The Torrent is our first ever 650b-plus bike and the latest evolution of our aggressive, North Shore-inspired hardtail. “With barely […]

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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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Road Tested: Canadian Cycling Reviews the Tactic SL Disc Ultegra

The December/January issue of Canadian Cycling Magazine features an in-depth review of the Tactic SL Disc Ultegra RS685 race bike built with hydraulic disc brakes and a redesigned high-modulus carbon frame that is lighter, stiffer and more aerodynamic for 2016. Canadian Cycling editor Matthew Pioro praised the Tactic’s responsiveness, writing: “The frame definitely has some snap. It was great for […]

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Road.cc Reviews the Threshold C Rival

Road.cc has been putting the Threshold C Rival through its paces and recently published a full review of the sleek cyclocross race machine. “…Once you’re out in straighter sections you can really wind it up, with great response when you stamp on the pedals” wrote editor Dave Atkinson who scored the Threshold 9/10 for efficiency of […]

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