Does a hidden motor make a cross-country mountain bike faster? We linked up with our friends at GCN to find out.
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Hidden motors have been causing a tonne of controversy in the road cycling world for the last couple of months after one was found in a race. Yeh, we know, unbelievable. Anyway, we got to thinking: if these motors are used on the road and in cyclocross, does that mean that there’s an advantage to having one on a cross-country bike?
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