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Norco Search XR earns 9.2/10 points in Cycling Tips Review Rating

Cycling Tips recently put both the carbon and steel Norco Search XR models through their paces, providing an in-depth comparison of frame materials and extensive test rides on the dry and dusty trails of Australia. Cycling Tips acknowledged Norco’s extensive history and strength in the off-road bike segment, and was impressed by the Search XR’s […]

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Norco Search XR earns 4/5 stars from BikeRadar

With adventure gravel bikes on the rise among drop bar cyclists, BikeRadar recently ride tested the Norco Search XR. Calling it a “gravel rig to do it all”, the bike was celebrated for its versatility, comfort, speed and gorgeous fade paint.     Read on for some of the test riders’ opinions and impressions: “With […]

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Bicycling Magazine Impressed by Norco Search XR in Recent Review

Bicycling Magazine’s recent ride test and review of the Norco Search XR Force 1 fully assessed the bike’s diverse capabilities on variable terrain, including double-track mountain bike trails and sketchy gravel roads. Calling it a “bike that will have you looking for adventure at every turn”, test riders were impressed by the its durable components, unique […]

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Norco Search XR earns fantastic review in Peloton Magazine

Peloton Magazine recently ride tested the Norco Search XR adventure bike and fully assessed the bike’s capabilities on a variety of terrain. Calling it a “multi-surface weapon, designed from the ground up for adventure”, test riders loved the bike’s stable ride feel, exceptional design and variable capabilities. Read on for Peloton’s take on what sets […]

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Norco Search XR makes it on the cover of Road Bike Action Magazine

With adventure gravel bikes on the rise, Road Bike Action (RBA) Magazine recently reviewed the Norco Search XR adventure bike. The bike was celebrated for its design, performance and versatile capabilities, earning the coveted RBA cover page of the magazine’s March 2018 issue. Read on for test riders’ opinions and impressions: “Canadian character and purpose […]

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Norco Threshold earns 4.5/5 stars from Bike Radar

BikeRadar recently reviewed the Norco Threshold C Force 1 and honoured it with a score of 4.5/5 stars. Calling the Threshold Carbon an “eye-opener”, test riders were pleasantly surprised by its incredible acceleration, balanced handling and added versatility. “An amazing ’cross racing rig with a touch of versatility.” “The Canadian brand has done its due […]

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The Norco Search XR – Bikepacking in Arizona

Looking for a quick escape this winter? You may be inspired to get out bikepacking after reading this adventure journal from Miles at Bikepacking.com. Miles is from Kelowna, and planned a trip to Arizona to escape the rain in Interior BC this fall. His trip coincided with the launch of the Norco Search XR, and […]

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