Genuine Innovations Road Air 2 pump review

Flawed inflator

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0
GBP £19.99 RRP | USD $19.99
Genuine Innovations Road Air 2

Our review

A very good pump, sadly spoiled by the valve head seal material
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With a small diameter and a reasonable stroke, the Road Air 2 looked like being a good pump out of the box. On first use it performed very well indeed.


Sadly, 10 uses down the line and the seal inside the valve head was so ripped up there wasn’t a way to stop it from leaking. The same happened to a spare seal in just eight uses. 


A little bit of lubrication (grease, spit, lard) in the seal before using it prevents this from happening – but forget, and it’ll be ripped up in no time.

Product Specifications


Name Road Air 2 Pump
Brand Innovations

Weight (g) 95.9
Features Works ONLY with Presta Valves. Manual hand pump, 130 p.s.i. maximum. Designed for the road rider who wants a manual hand pump. Strokes to 100 PSI - 155
Max Inflation Range 130