Bike Reviews

  • Cube Aerium Super HPC SLT Review

    14th April 2014

    The Cube Aerium Super HPC SLT triathlon bike tested, rated and reviewed Cube Aerium Super HPC SLT £6,999 cube.eu Cube‘s Shimano Dura Ace Di2-equipped Aerium Super HPC SLT triathlon bike comes with Reynolds‘ impressive 72mm front and 90mm rear deep…

  • Scott Plasma 10 Review

    5th April 2014

    The Scott Plasma 10 triathlon bike tested, rated and reviewed to give you the definitive verdict Scott Plasma 10 £4,999 scott-sports.com The Scott Plasma is Scott‘s top-end triathlon bike and at £4,999, this mechanical Dura-Ace equipped version offers excellent value…

  • Orbea Orca B M50 First Ride Review

    31st March 2014

    We take the Orbea Orca B M50 through its paces in our Four Ride bike review Orbea Orca B M50 £1,738 orbea.com FIRST RIDE We’re fans of the Orca’s angular looks and this year’s £1,549 base price makes the standard wheel…

  • Ridley Orion C20 Road Bike Review

    29th March 2014

    The Ridley Orion C20 road bike tested, rated and reviewed Ridley Orion C20 £1,325 ridley-bikes.com/gb Much like cars and the Nurburgring most bikes see a fair bit of cobble action during their development, and the Ridley Orion’s seat-tube proudly bears…

  • Specialized Roubaix SL4 Road Bike Review

    24th March 2014

    The Specialized Roubaix SL4 tested, rated and reviewed Specialized Roubaix SL4 £1,300 specialized.com Arguably the Specialized Roubaix kicked off the whole ‘comfortable race bike’ genre. With unique (and slightly odd-looking) vibration-damping inserts in the fork blades and seatstays, the Roubaix was…

  • Giant TCR Composite 2 Road Bike Review

    17th March 2014

    The Giant TCR Composite 2 road bike tested, rated and reviewed  Giant TCR Composite 2 £1,299 giant-bicycles.com Giant’s TCR Composite range represents technology trickle-down in action. Not long ago, the Composite frames represented the top of the tree. Then the Advanced…

  • Cube Agree GTC Road Bike Review

    8th March 2014

    The Cube Agree GTC road bike tested, rated and reviewed Cube Agree GTC £1,199 cube.eu/uk Resplendent in red and white, Cube’s Agree GTC isn’t in any way a shrinking violet. It’s not at all performance-enhancing, but we do like the bar…

  • Scott Foil 20 First Ride Review

    3rd March 2014

    We take the 2014 Scott Foil 20 out for a spin in our four ride review First Ride Scott was the first to prove that an aero road bike could be stiff, with less in the way of a weight…

  • Scott Solace 30 Road Bike Review

    1st March 2014

    The Scott Solace 30 ridden, reviewed and rated Scott Solace 30 £1,999 scott-sports.com Scott’s Solace is an all-new machine for 2014 with a very obvious smoothness and efficiency focus. Frame and fork The Solace is undoubtedly a really good looking frame…

  • Cube Agree GTC SL Road Bike Review

    24th February 2014

    We review the Cube Agree GTC SL road bike Cube Agree GTC SL £1,899 cube.eu Cube’s Agree GTC has been a high value all-round stalwart for several years and it’s both better equipped and cheaper for 2014. Can it compete with…