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Sunday, August 11, 2013

HANDS ON WITH SALSA’S 2014 FARGO, EL MARIACHI SS, WARBIRD, AND COLOSSAL


Salsa 2014 Bikes Saddle Drive (44)
In addition to the Split Pivot mountain bikes and new fatbikes, Salsa had the rest of their line up on hand at Saddle Drive. Most of the models have been previously available, but carry small updates or big improvements for 2014 like the new Fargo above.

We picked out a few of the highlights, and put them up on the scale after the break.

Salsa 2014 Bikes Saddle Drive (45) Salsa 2014 Bikes Saddle Drive (47)
Now in it’s third generation, the biggest change to the Fargo is the introduction of the new Firestarter carbon fork. No, unfortunately it doesn’t actually include a fire starter (seems like a good idea to us though), but it is specifically designed to work well and look good with a steel frame. Often times the addition of a carbon fork to a skinny tubed steel or ti bike can look a little odd, so Salsa spend a lot of time ensuring that the new fork fit the lines of the bike while still offering dual Anything Cage mounts.

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