Bike Reviews

  • Buyer’s Guide – Road Bikes

    6th May 2011

    Our handy and extensive Buyer’s Guide for road bikes is now available here for you to download and keep. We have trialled and tested some of the very best road bikes on the market in recent months, and have tabulated…

  • Fuji Aloha 1.0 Bike Review

    16th April 2011

    We review the Fuji Aloha 1.0 Ironman triathlon bike Fuji Aloha 1.0 £1,399.99 fujibikes.com Fuji produces a full range of aero machines and even its entry-level bike ticks most top-end feature boxes to produce a good-looking and super-friendly introduction to…

  • Giant Trinity Bike Review

    7th April 2011

    We review the Giant Trinity Ironman triathlon bike Giant Trinity Price: £1,499.99 giantbicycles.com/uk Frame and Fork The short, rounded head tube plus a deep, thin down tube and similarly shaped seat tube with half-depth wheelhugger cutout and deep aero seatpost…

  • Moser Speed 105 First Ride Bike Review

    31st March 2011

    We put the Moser Speed 105 through its paces in our First Ride review FIRST RIDE Francesco Moser was a legendary Italian road cyclist and record holder in the 1970s and ’80s and now his name is on a ninestrong…

  • NeilPryde Alize First Ride Bike Review

    27th March 2011

    We put one of NeilPryde’s flagship bikes to the test in our First Ride review First Ride The Alize is a new aero road bike from NeilPryde. Our test ride was a carbon Ultegra build with Mavic Ksyrium Elite Wheels.…

  • Boardman Road Pro Carbon 2011 Bike Review

    22nd March 2011

    Our gear test guru Guy Kesteven had a go on the Boardman Road Pro Carbon 2011 (£1,799) for issue 26 of Triathlon Plus magazine and enjoyed its top-value aero ride. Boardman’s high-performance, high-value bikes have made a massive impact on…

  • Felt AR3 Bike Review

    10th March 2011

    Guy Kesteven tested the Felt AR3 aero road bike (£3,700) for Issue 26 of Triathlon Plus magazine and found an outstandingly charismatic ride. Felt’s roots are set into the tri scene so it’s no surprise that it was an early…

  • Ceepo Grace First Ride Bike Review

    1st October 2010

    We put the women’s-specific Ceepo Grace tri bike through its paces in our First Ride review First Ride Ceepo have added a women’s tri bike to their range. The Grace has a striking flowery pink design, plus ‘Iron Girl’ emblazoned…

  • Trek Speed Concept 9 Bike Review

    1st September 2010

    We fire up the Trek Speed Concept 9 for our Four Ride review. First ride Trek’s Speed Concept aero bike has a top feature set, with slick solutions for carrying tools and food that make the bike more aero. The…

  • Fuji D6 Pro Bike Review

    1st September 2010

    How did the Fuji D6 Pro bike fare in our tough Four Ride review? First ride Fuji’s D6 Pro is a stunning tri bike. The black, white and gold colour scheme with SRAM Red, Reynolds Strike deep section carbon clincher…