Motocross Wheels On Mountain Bikes? | GMBN's First Look At The All New Zipp 3Zero Moto Wheelset

Published on April 8th 2019


Zipp have brought their pursuit of innovation from road cycling to mountain biking with the Zipp 3ZeroMoto wheels. The name gives a hint to their inspiration as the rims use a single wall design that was previously reserved for motocross bikes and cheap bikes where weight is not an issue. However, by using carbon fibre Zipp have dropped the weight and created a rim that they say is compliant enough to smooth out rough terrain and increase traction whilst still retaining lateral stiffness. In association with SRAM Subscribe to GMBN: Get exclusive GMBN gear in the GMBN store! Blake and Doddy decided that the best place to take these wheels for a spin would be the rocky trails of North Wales. Blake also decided that he wanted a motorbike, for demonstrative purposes. So we got him one; and, under Doddy’s supervision, he took both bikes for a shred! If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GMBN... 📹 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sounds Chiq - oomiee Spring Colour - Cospe Submit your content here: Click here to buy GMBN T-shirts, hoodies and more: