It always seems as if gearbox bikes are close to being the next big thing, with a few manufacturers executing some promising looking designs. As exciting as the bikes appear and the concept sounds, the gearbox has yet to gain traction. Whether it's the added weight, drag, and cost, or something else, there are a number of elements that keep some riders leery, even if others are raving about the benefits. Regardless, there's a distinct fascination surrounding these things, and given that we went over some of this in Levy's recent '1 Question' article that investigated what's holding the idea back
, it seemed fitting to see what gearbox bike you'd choose.
Below is a lineup of mostly new offerings (as well as a few classics thrown in) for you to choose from. Which gearbox bike would you pick to have in your garage?