If you want hard nose reporting then go to velocity nation. This was a simple article about new products from Rock Racing, not an expose on the team's history. Should every article about Trek include information about how their star rider has tested positive for EPO six times?
The bikes look awful, but why shouldn't they have cheap plastic bikes made in Asia and sell them for a premium price under their own name. It's what most of the bike "manufacturers" do.
jaewegne if that was what you think soft core porn is you are not watching enough to judge. The writers first sentences state that nothing about the team, only shirts shorts and carbon fiber. Ball is a tool and is one of my least favorites but he does support cycling and hoses things like Hamilton. To anybody typing things about being made with little slave hands in China it's better to list the dozen company names that don't use China as their labor camp. It's too late we are addicted to 3k carbon bikes, and cheap jeans.