New gear from Saddle Drive 2014

New products from Lazer, TRP, 45NRTH and more

In addition to showcasing quite a few new bikes, there were also a fair number of parts and accessories on display at Saddle Drive. Quality Bicycle Product's carbon component brand, Whisky, was showing off a new tubeless-compatible fat bike rim. Cold-weather clothing and component specialist 45NRTH was showing off a made-to-match tubeless-ready fat bike tyre, as well a road version of its Fasterkatt winter cycling boot.

The vanhelga is tubeless ready and can seat with a floor pump: the vanhelga is tubeless ready and can seat with a floor pump

45NRTH's tubeless-ready Vanhelga fat bike tyre was designed in conjunction with Whisky's new carbon fat bike rim

Click through the gallery for a detailed look at some of the latest products featured at this year's show.

Josh Patterson

Tech Editor, US
Josh has been riding and racing mountain bikes since 1998. Being stubborn, endurance racing was a natural fit. Josh bankrolled his two-wheeled addiction by wrenching at various bike shops across the US for 10 years and even tried his hand at frame building. These days Josh spends most of his time riding the trails around his home in Fort Collins, Colorado.
  • Discipline: Mountain, cyclocross, road
  • Preferred Terrain: Anywhere with rock- and root-infested technical singletrack. He also enjoys unnecessarily long gravel races.
  • Current Bikes: Trek Remedy 29 9.9, Yeti ASRc, Specialized CruX, Spot singlespeed, Trek District 9
  • Dream Bike: Evil The Following, a custom Moots 27.5+ for bikepacking adventures
  • Beer of Choice: PBR
  • Location: Fort Collins, CO, USA

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