News & Stories
Under News you will find the latest from the Pinion world: innovative bikes from our partners, test winners, product news, and exciting projects from our community.
But it’s not all about technology. Our stories page is about people, adventures, stories, and the emotions of Pinion riders worldwide.
On bike adventure through the Rockies – an experience from Canada
Guy Stuart is a Canadian and an enthusiastic adventure biker. On his custom-made Pinion bike - equipped with a C1.12 Pinion transmission - from the titanium forge RollingDale Cycle, he had covered around 10,000 kilometers by the end of last year.
The conditions in the Rocky Mountains could not have been more different, whether in terms of surface (stones, gravel, meadow, asphalt, ice, snow, etc.) or outside temperature.
Reader’s Rig: Damian’s Tout Terrain Scrambler Xplore GT II
This week’s Reader’s Rig on Bikepacking.com comes from Damian Bradley in Freiburg, Germany, who shares his Pinion-equipped Tout Terrain Scrambler Explore GT II. Get to know Damian and his super dialed rig here.
Desiknio presents new Pinion bike X20
2023 a new Pinion bike will be launched on the market: the Desiknio X20 Pinion.
The Spanish manufacturer remains true to its design. The urban e-bike is simple and made of aluminum, although a carbon fork can also be selected as an option.
Deep insights in new video from Tristan & Bélen
At the end of September, the two Pinion riders Tristan Bogaard & Bélen Castelló were with us in Denkendorf as part of their "Factory Tour".
How many steps does it take to hold a finished Pinion gearbox in your hands? What does the test bench look like? How does an oil change work? What other developments are in store for the future?
Pinion in the press
In recent weeks, there has been increased coverage of Pinion in local newspapers, but also nationally.
Through the strategic participation of the Canadian group BRP (Bombardier Recreational Products Inc.), the course for further growth has been set - the future-oriented product strategy can be further advanced.
Pinion riders Simon and Nacho in “The Land of the Shirampari”
Pinion riders Simon and Nacho recently produced an exclusive documentary about their last big cycling tour. "The Land of the Shirampari" is the title of the 30-minute film.
Pinion Crew cycles 24,500 kilometers to work
"Cycling to work" was the motto of the health insurance´s (AOK) summer campaign, which was launched in cooperation with the ADFC. Of course, Pinion took part - it is nothing special for the majority of the employees anyway, just a lot of people use the bike as a means of transport in everyday life.
Nicolai Saturn 11 – now also with Pinion gearbox
The German bike forge Nicolai brings the Saturn 11 on the market and presented it for the first time at the Eurobike in Frankfurt.
There are not too big changes to the previous model and yet it has been greatly optimized in some places.
3-2-1… The countdown starts!
The atomsphere is electric! Together with our partner, the e-bike manufacturer Stromer, we present a world premiere at the Eurobike! The official launch with all the details will take place at the Eurobike from 13.-17.07.2022 at Pinion, Hall 12.0 / D08 and Stromer, Hall 12.0 / C17!
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