"However, that same no-frills race tool design also offered increasingly fading showroom appeal...and its purpose-built appearance was looking increasingly dated amidst a sea of more progressively designed competition."
"The hyper-wide bottom bracket shell, grossly oversized down tube, and asymmetric chain stays of the [deleted] clearly pay dividends as drivetrain response is exceedingly efficient..."
"The[deleted] has a huge down tube and bottom-bracket area, and an integrated BB design with bearings that reside in the frame that allow exceptional power transmission, but the ride isn't close to harsh."
"At low speeds or high, this bike goes where you point it..."
"I'll be blunt--this is one of the best bikes I've ever ridden."
"...like a perfect, high-performance extension of my body that was at the same time reasonably forgiving."
"It surges forward from a standstill and in all-out sprints, and eats up long stretches of pavement like I go through gummy bears."
"Any speck of conservatism has clearly been tossed out this time around, and the head tube even sports a new logo."
"The top tube is curved, like a leaf spring, to be more vertically compliant, and also wide, to resist twisting forces."
"...the aforementioned tube shaping allows [deleted] to build in more vertical compliance..."
"Our [deleted] was uncannily smooth with a magic carpet ride over rough pavement..."
"The mind-blowing steering is precise, instant, never twitchy."
SPECIAL BONUS QUESTION: Which review mentions "vertical compliance" more often?