Faking It

Faking it

20-part series brings you up to speed on on rip-off bikes and bits

5 years ago

When a fake isn’t – open molds vs. the knock-offs

open molds vs. the knock-offs

5 years ago

Fake folders – how Brompton and Strida tackle the copiers

How Brompton and Strida tackle the copiers

5 years ago

Cream, competent or cowboy – which factories are faking it?

Which factories are faking it?

5 years ago

Sham chamois – never mind the quality, feel the width

Never mind the quality, feel the width

5 years ago

Moles, meet the molecatchers – officialdom takes on the counterfeiters

Officialdom takes on the counterfeiters

5 years ago

Snap, crackle and pop – do fake bikes and parts crumple?

Do fake bikes and parts crumple?

5 years ago

Tiger watching tigers – Specialized’s Andrew Love fights the fakers

Specialized's Andrew Love fights the fakers

5 years ago

Get real – how and why to avoid buying a fake

How and why to avoid buying a fake

5 years ago