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January 29 2015 25 Years of SPD
New Pedal/Shoe combination to celebrate 25 Years of Shimano Pedalling Dynamics In 1990 Shimano’s introduction of the M737 pedal and the M100 shoe started a revolution within cycling; a pedal & shoe combination called ‘Shimano Pedaling Dynamics’ or SPD...
January 13 2015 Shimano Experience Project
Once a standard 40-foot shipping container, the Shimano Experience Project is now a mobile centre showcasing current and upcoming Shimano bicycle components such as groupsets & wheels and Shimano lifestyle gear including footwear, pedals, eyewear, bags...
December 24 2014 Merry Christmas!
On behalf of all the team at Shimano Australia Cycling, we wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Thank your for your support in 2014. We'll have a new website coming in 2015, stay tuned......
May 31 2014 Mountain bikers enter the digital age with Shimano XTR Di2
XTR M9050 Di2 system debuts intuitive, customisable shifting May 31, 2014: Following over half a decade of proven Di2 electronic shifting systems, Shimano introduces XTR M9050 Di2, the world’s first production electronic mountain bike shifting system. An ...
May 1 2014 Shimano athletes dominate UCI MTB World Cup in Cairns
After a week of constant rain the downhill course at the second round of the UCI MTB World Cup in Cairns was extremely slippery and muddy. The downhill specialists had to watch out for not overdoing it in the race and crashing. As the rain stopped the trac...
April 12 2014 Shimano introduces new XTR M9000 series
Shimano Defines a New Rhythm for Race and Trail Riders with New XTR M9000 Mountain Bike Components and Wheels April 12, 2014: Shimano today introduced new XTR M9000, its most advanced XTR mountain bike components and wheels to date. With this totally new ...
April 1 2014 Shimano road hydraulic disc brakes for mechanical shifting
Shimano introduced hydraulic disc brakes for on road usage and the hydraulic brake mechanism was integrated in the Di2 lever (ST-R785). This lever was remarkably compact. Everyone said this was because of the integration with Di2. But today Shimano launche...
April 1 2014 New Shimano 105 groupset - 5800 series
Shimano’s new 105 brings top level performance to the widest range of riders Today Shimano launched a brand new version of the most popular road groupset worldwide, the 105. The new 105 (5800 series) adopts key features of the earlier introduced race prov...
February 11 2014 Shimano R785 road hydraulic disc brake
SHIMANO is well known for their high quality hydraulic disc brakes in mountain biking. After intensive testing SHIMANO have launched a future direction in road braking: hydraulic disc brakes for on road usage with electronic Di2 shifting. The BR-R785 hydra...
January 28 2014 Simon Gerrans wins 2014 Santos Tour Down Under
After 6 stages of racing throughout the Adelaide & South Australia region, covering over 800km, Simon Gerrans of ORICA-GreenEDGE has emerged the winner of the 2014 Tour Down Under for the third time. In front of a home crowd on Australia Day, Gerrans...