Each year hundreds of great cycling products are released, and with everything from bike locks to lighting systems, it's easy to miss out on some of the best products. As modern technology creeps into bicycles and their gadgets, it continues to be an exciting time to be a cyclist. Awesome gadgets are icing on the cake for your life riding, so here are some of the best cycling gadgets you won't want to miss:
1. Topeak D2 SmartGauge
The Topeak D2 SmartGauge shows us what a great cycling gadget is: simple, easy to use, and always reliable. It is a lightweight, precision air pressure gauge attaching directly to your bikes to fine tune tire pressure at your fingertips. The digital display works with tires, suspension forks and rear shock units.
The SmartHead technology behind the Topeak D2 works fluently with both Presta and Schrader valves to give you supreme air control on the go.
2. LINKA Smart Bike Lock
The LINKA smart bike lock is a revolutionary lock that secures your bike in one touch. Connectivity with smartphones allows the lock to send notifications to you regarding your bike. The smart lock is also equipped with a 110 dB siren for an extra layer of security unparalleled by traditional locks.
LINKA began in 2014 when there was no solution on the market for riders to use a keyless lock for their bike. Now, LINKA is leading the way in the next generation of bike security with its pioneer engineering behind the lock.
3. WingLights POP
Technology helps us get the most out of cycling, so it's important to always use proper safety when out on the roads and trails. WingLights POP are direction indicators perfect for the casual rider. Offering a waterproof design directly to your handlebars the Winglights POP offer affordable indicator lights that are easy to use, and ready to be used right out of the box.
This award winning design is the latest in the WingLights family of quality direction indicators at a range of options and prices. Practice caution when riding on the roads with this robust pair of lights
4. Siva Cycle Atom
The Siva Cycle Atom allows you to generate electricity just by riding! It is a lightweight USB Generator that gadget lovers and environmentalists alike absolutely love. Sporting a removable 1650mAh battery pack powering its USB 2.0 charger, simply ride your bike, grab the pack from your bicycle frame, and charge as needed.
Whenever and wherever, Siva Cycle Atom aims to give any cyclist clean electricity that is totally human powered! Charge your smartphone, cameras, rechargeable lights, and more from your own two legs and two wheels.
5. Wahoo TICKR Heart Rate Monitor
Wahoo's TICKR heart rate monitor connects to your iPhone or Android to give you real time tracking on the work you are putting in on your ride. It gives athletes a simple way to connect their heart rate to their favorite apps for training and fitness, with Apple Watch integration and third party capabilities to fit your workout.
The TICKR heart rate monitor accurately tracks heart rate and calorie burn during any activity, making it a great choice for use in activity beyond cycling as well. With clear visuals and features designed for a streamlined experience, keeping close track of yourself has never been made easier by technology. Whatever your activity is, this monitor will give you instant feedback and data as fast as you can glance down at it!
6. XCSOURCE TK906 GPS Taillight
This XCSOURCE taillight provides cyclists real time dual positioning GPS while on their ride. Attaching directly to the frame, this GPS system refreshes location every 5 seconds, to an accuracy of 5 meters. Rounding off our list is a great addition to rider safety with this discrete emergency GPS system doubling as a live route tracker and speedometer.
Additional features in this light include:
- Route history functionality
- Monitoring and communication to connected platforms
- SOS Alarm
- Power Saving Mode
- Geofence and Movement Alert
- Overspeed Alert
- Low Battery Alert
There you have a quick look at some of the best cycling gadgets on the market right now. We hope that commuters, athletes, and everyone in between can find something new to love and make part of their cycling routine from this list. If you're in the market for a bicycle, visit us at our website to check out some of our many lines of bikes for everyone, and help us get you started on cycling today!