Hudz have announced an upgrade programme for owners of first-generation models of their replacement road brake lever hoods.
According to company principal Lance Johnson, the new edition includes a number of improvements suggested by users – such as Garmin-Chipotle strongman Magnus Backstedt – and brings them more in-line with the latest Hudz offerings for SRAM DoubleTap and Shimano Ultegra.
Changes include more seamless transitions to the handlebar, the elimination of unsightly mould lines and the addition of a slight texture for improved grip. Campagnolo-compatible models also now feature a longer slit for reduced interference with the thumb paddle.
Those partaking in the upgrade programme must retain the same model compatibility (ie. Shimano 7800 for Shimano 7800) but can choose from 14 colour options and two rubber compounds.
Additional information and an upgrade form is available at www.grabthehudz.com.