News

Catch up on all the latest news from Evo2Max.
Athlete race reviews and results, new product launches, team news and featured articles. From time to time we'll also include training and nutritional tips.

The Velocita V1 races the UCI World Chrono Championships in Varese Italy

Tuesday 4th September 2018

Andy Jackson our in-house resident nutter (sorry racer!) decided to change from his usual ultra endurance cycling events and race the short distance (*For Andy!) 22km UCI Gran Fondo World Chrono (TT) Championships in Varese Italy. After travelling to Denmark where Andy won the Danish qualifier it was clear this race needed and deserved a 'special' Evo2Max. The Velocita V1 was conceived, Below is the full spec of this stunning machine. Read Andy's detailed race report and preparation here Varese UCI Gran Fondo Chrono - by Andy Jackson Size L - 56 Ultegra Di2 groupset with extension only shifters 172.5mm cranks Andy raced using Garmin Vector pedals Swiss-stop brake pads Fibre lyte bespoke carbon chain rings 60 / 46…

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How good are Ceramicspeed upgrades?

Tuesday 4th September 2018
Andy Jackson

Here at Evo2Max we are keen to offer every enhancement to ensure the rider gets the VERY best out of their machine. Here at HQ we ride Ceramicspeed Bottom Brackets, Over sized Pulley systems (OSPW), upgrade wheel bearings and use jockey wheels and chains. The real question is in 'real life' How fast? The Ceramicspeed website makes measured claims on watts saved Ceramicspeed watts saved links This is great and we know from this, theoretically, how much faster you will go in like for like circumstances. But, in many ways, this is still theoretical - we all know that on the day, live comparisons in race situations are nigh on impossible due to a myriad of…

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Introducing the ALL NEW Velocita V1

Monday 13th August 2018
evo2max

Velocita V1 - race bike We are pleased to announce the launch of the Velocita V1 all round Race bike. Following the success of the Kronos R-9 we had many questions form customers all over the world if the Kronos was UCI legal for racing UCI sanctioned TT events. The simple answer is no. The frameset is so aero, its massive cross section in the head tube falls foul of the UCI rules. Of course it is perfect for all non UCI sanctioned races, such as…

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Race Season is here with earnest

Monday 9th April 2018
Andy Jackson

The 2018 race season has well and truly begun. Many riders have ben smashing out some awesome times on their Kronos R-9's in the early season. Pete Hooper who raced his Kronos to 2nd to Andy Jackson (also riding a Kronos!) in last years UMCA 12hr World TT champs has started the season well. Pete who is now being coached via our partners at Peaks Sports Consultancy has recently ridden a PB in a 10m Time trial and on Saturday knocked over a MINUTE off his 25m PB in the ESCA '25' in Kent. Pete is on…

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Race Season is here!

Monday 9th April 2018

The 2018 race season has well and truly begun. Many riders have ben smashing out some awesome times on their Kronos R-9's in the early season. Pete Hooper who raced his Kronos to 2nd to Andy Jackson (also riding a Kronos!) in…

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Hoppo & Andy Jackson go for the 'Race Across Europe' RECORD

Sunday 7th January 2018

Starting on the 1st July this summer Ambassadors Chris Hopkinson & Andy Jackson are teaming up for a 2 man attempt on the non-stop 'Race Across Europe' cycling record. The current record is around…

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Managing our most precious commodity - TIME

Thursday 30th November 2017
Andy Jackson

Here at Evo2Max I have been exploring other avenues to help our clients maximise their benefit, enjoyment and success on our Bikes. I have spent near on 20 years working in the busy corporate world of FMCG goods and forged a decent career up to Director level, During that time I also managed to achieve some great results at the top of the amateur sporting world. As I reflect on this now its clear the biggest enemy to us all…

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4 review in Bike Radar Ovtober 2017

Tuesday 24th October 2017

We are pleased to see another FAB review for the amazing Nebula R-9 road bike Nebula Road bike in Bike Radar The reviewer loved the bike and there are some great images and some really great comments from the reviewer ... '.... if you're looking for a cost-effective aero road bike that's fast and, above all, fun, the Nebula R-9 is worth a try.' '...The 60mm-deep Evo Momentum R1 wheels were an…

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Nebula R-9 review - www.notinthepeloton.com

Monday 16th October 2017

We were approached a couple of months ago by ben from [www.notinthepeloton.com] to do a review on a Road bike. Things have been manic round here and we were struggling to find one! But our ambassador chris Hopkinson stepped in and allowed Ben to review his ACTUAL 2017 RAAM bike... here is what Ben thinks... Nebula review…

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EVo2Max 2018 Kronos R-9 & Aerocoach AEOX disc

Monday 16th October 2017

Exciting news on testing of the Aerocoach AEOX disc with the Kronos R-9 Kronos R-9 Early testing at the velodrome has proved the speed of the AEOX Versus its competition (see other posts). Coupled with the Kronos R-9 its sure to be a winnig combination and it will be available as STANDARD on all 2018 Kronos R-9 - and in custom colours to match the build! #beyoubedifferent #defythedrag

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