The do-it-all 29er is at Cycle 08, and we want one

It's everyone's favourite do-everything bike, and we asked Steve Johnson of Salsa to talk us round it. What we really want to do is ride the thing, on every surface: can one bike really handle it all? sadly we'll have to wait till February to find out, but find out we will... watch this space. [video]

Dave is a founding father of road.cc and responsible for kicking the server when it breaks. In a previous life he was a graphic designer but he's also a three-time Mountain Bike Bog Snorkelling world champion, and remains unbeaten through the bog. Dave rides all sorts of bikes but tends to prefer metal ones. He's getting old is why.