The Specialized S-Works Tarmac is to cycling what the Ferrari 412 T2 is to motorsport, one of the most successful machines in modern history. The next iteration of that golden lineage is always going to draw the gaze of the cycling world. So here you are, poised to dive into Specialized's latest 'gamechanger'. Did the big S just replace their quiver of arrows with a spear? Let's see.
This week we’re going to talk about known unknowns. Big in the early 00s thanks to George W. Bush’s warmongering defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld, they relate to probability of outcomes and refer to (duh) the things that we know we don’t know. Their counterparts are the things that we know we know (known knowns), the things that we don’t know we don’t know (unknown unknowns) and, yes, you’ve guessed it, the things that we don’t know we know (unknown knowns).