Looks like 10 is the new 9. First X0 is going 10 speed in 2011 and now it seems that X7 is going the same way. I'm sure an announcement will be along shortly about X9 :) I have to say that the new X7 looks great an who would have thought Carbon would feature on such a modestly priced mech? Click the link above for the full lowdown on Singletrack World.
The Hagoromo blog reports that Cannondale are launching a limited run of these urban assault type bikes with only 99 of them coming to Europe. I love the "no seatstay' black stealth look of them. Click the link above to read more.
Steve Peat's Santa Cruz V10 with the new Edge Composites carbon rims built onto Chris King Hubs. Those rims cost £584 each!!!
Can't see myself owning some in the near future but they look good. :)