Gates Carbon Drive

 “There is a dire need to reimagine the conventional use of chains and derailleurs,” explains Chris Sugai. – Photo Gates

Niner Bikes founder joins Gates Carbon Drive’s leadership team

DENVER, US – Niner Bikes founder Chris Sugai has joined carbon belt manufacturer Gates as general manager of Gates Global Mobility. The bike industry...

Gates Carbon Drive on Eurobike 2022.

Gates expands production for European bike market

Fifteen years after introducing its bicycle belts in Europe, Gates is preparing for the next 15 years of growth by increasing belt production in...

The new CDC belt and matching front sprocket. - Photo Gates

Gates upgrades Carbon Drive portfolio to support next generation...

DENVER, US — Belt drive manufacturer, Gates Industrial Corporation has upgraded and expanded its Carbon Drive product portfolio for e-bikes and...

Duzer’s muddy adventures were a breeze to clean.

Adventurers proving belt drive strength

Growth in the bicycle market is more than just units - the demand for higher performance bicycles is greater than ever. From hi-torque mid-drive...

Adjusting a Gates belt.

Retail Training Series: Gates and enviolo offer training

Gates has partnered with transmission manufacturer enviolo to offer a series of training sessions in Europe. The Retail Training Series will enable...

Specialized Como SL equipped with Gates Carbon Drive belt system.

Gates Unchains Mobility at Eurobike 2021

The Gates Carbon Drive booth at Eurobike 2021 will offer a glimpse into the rapidly growing market for advanced drivetrain technologies that improve...

Belt Tensioners Enable Full-Suspension Innovation

Belt Tensioners Enable Full-Suspension Innovation

Belt tensioners designed to Gates Carbon Drive specifications are allowing manufacturers to create high-performance, chain-free, full-suspension...

SideTrack: Affordable Cruising

'Hottest new belt drive bikes of 2021'

With six product lines, Gates Carbon Drive offers a belt drive system for every style of bike and every type of customer, from urban cruising to...

Redefining drivetrain efficiency that matters to everyday cyclists

Redefining drivetrain efficiency that matters to everyday cyclists

What is more efficient, a belt or a chain? That depends on how you define efficiency. Lab testing shows that the difference, when measured in watts,...

Gates Carbon Drive launches new products

Gates Carbon Drive launches new products

Bicycle drivetrain requirements vary greatly - the performance needed for a casual commuter is vastly different than that of a long distance...