Time trial gear, part 1 – 21 Days of Tour Tech

Prototype wheels and saddles, cunning fixes and an arachnid

With just one time trial in the 2014 Tour de France, the teams had only one opportunity to debut and show off their latest speed bikes and kit. We visited each of the 22 teams before to bring you the best of what’s new, exciting and ingenious in the world of time trialing.


In part one of our TT gallery, we look at prototype wheels and saddles, some cunning fixes, and an arachnid passenger…