60 minutes features Vivax Assist

January 28, 2017By Paul LevineProduct Reviews

Tune in to CBS 60 Minutes, January 29 at 7:00pm, as they investigate mechanical doping in the pro peloton. The Vivax Assist motor has been believed to aid pro cyclists for over ten years. A device that was created to offer a boost to the recreational cyclist may have been a hidden secret inside the … Read More

Lightweight Meilenstein C Disc – Stop To Go Faster

August 23, 2016By Paul LevineProduct Reviews

The holy grail of wheel performance is to be lightweight, durable, excellent handling and have great stopping capability.  Lightweight Meilenstein clinchers have always been the wheel of choice for climbing, snapping through switchbacks and instant torque in a sprint. Where they, and all carbon clinchers, fell short is controlled stops, especially in wet conditions. I … Read More

SRAM eTap – Flawless Shifting

July 21, 2016By Paul LevineProduct Reviews

This most likely isn’t the first review that you have read about eTap. Raving reviews have been all over the Internet of this revolutionary group for the good part of a year, way before SRAM was set up to meet the demand of the market.  My review has been in the making for the past … Read More

Cycling in Mallorca – A Trip to Remember

July 18, 2016By Paul LevineTravel

One of our clients, Laurie Cohen, shares her reflections on our 2016 Signature Cycles trip to Mallorca:  There are many ways to experience the cycling paradise that is Mallorca and I considered most of them. I’m not one for hauling panniers or sleeping in fleabag hotels. Nor do I want to bike a little and dine a … Read More

Barrons.com – The Benefits of a Signature Fit

July 3, 2016By Paul LevineFittings

Journalist Alexander Eule recently had a fit at Signature Cycles and wrote about how his experience dramatically improved his comfort and performance. Alex had lost 15 pounds and was ready to hit the roads and reconnect with his passion for cycling, but even after getting a fit from another shop and buying a new bike, … Read More

Lightweight Wheels

July 1, 2016By Paul LevineProduct Reviews

ITT: Instant Torque Transfer. That is the best way to explain how riding Lightweight Meilenstein wheels feel. I have around 4000 miles on a set that I took to France last summer to ride in the Alps. I first noticed the ITT, a.k.a. acceleration, on climbs when I got out of the saddle. Then I noticed that when … Read More

The Invention of the Bicycle Studio

June 25, 2016By Paul LevineShop News

Before Paul Levine could create the world’s premiere bicycle studio, he had to create the bicycle studio. I started our studio model in 1999 as a cycling enthusiast who wanted to create a business where expertise, professionalism and exceptional cycling support were available to all levels of cyclists. A business where no secret handshake or … Read More