Bike Reviews

  • Cervélo S5 Ultegra Bike Review

    23rd December 2013

    The Cervélo S5 Ultegra aero road bike ridden, reviewed and rated Cervélo S5 Ultegra £3,599 cervelo.com No you haven’t read that price wrong. You really can get a Ferrari for Fiat money now. How is that possible, what corners have been…

  • Specialized Venge Expert 2014 Bike Review

    21st December 2013

    The Specialized Venge Expert aero road bike ridden, reviewed and rated Specialized Venge Expert £3,500 specialized.com The Venge has been around for a few seasons now and in typical Specialized style it’s a really well-rounded and easy to ride complete…

  • Colnago K.Zero First Ride Bike Review

    9th December 2013

    We test the Colnago K.Zero triathlon bike in our four ride review In our four ride reviews, we take some of the world’s best bikes out for a spin over different terrains. View our full archive of bike reviews here.…

  • Liv/Giant Avail Composite Bike Review

    7th December 2013

    We test the Liv/Giant Avail Composite women’s road bike Liv/Giant Avail Composite (2013) £1,899 giant-bicycles.com The liv/giant Avail Composite 1 comes from a very prestigious family of road bikes. The Giant Defy Advanced won Bike Of The Year 2013 in…

  • Felt ZW4 Bike Review

    30th November 2013

    We review the Felt ZW4 women’s bike Felt ZW4  (2013) £1,799 feltbicycles.com Another pro approved frame – as ridden by the Exergy Twenty16 team – the ZW4 sits at the top of Felt’s women’s-specific range in the UK (US riders…

  • Specialized Amira 2013 Bike Review

    25th November 2013

    We test the Specialized Amira 2013 women’s road bike Specialized Amira  (2013) £1,200 specialized.com Women’s-specific bikes have a hard time trying to be feminine without being fluffy. It’s all a matter of personal preference, but for us a bike that…

  • Cube Axial WLS PRO Bike Review

    23rd November 2013

    We review the Cube Axial WLS PRO women’s road bike Cube Axial WLS PRO (2014) £899 www.cube.eu The Cube Axial WLS PRO has an aluminium frame and a first-timer-friendly pricetag to match, but its surprisingly lively character means that it…

  • BMC Team Machine SLR01 First Ride Bike Review

    11th November 2013

    We take the BMC Team Machine SLR01 for a spin. First ride Cadel Evans won the 2011 Tour de France aboard a Teammachine and the latest version is said to be even lighter (790g for the 56cm size) and stiffer.…

  • Canyon Aeroad CF 7.0 – First Ride Review

    14th October 2013

    We sling a leg over the new Canyon Aeroad CF 7.0 aero road bike Canyon Aeroad CF 7.0 £2,039.01 canyon.com FIRST RIDE Canyon has taken a slimline approach to its wind-cheating road machine – and that’s obvious in its sinuously…

  • BMC Timemachine TM02 105 Review

    11th October 2013

    We test the BMC Timemachine TM02 105 triathlon bike BMC Timemachine TM02 105 £2,200 bmc-racing.com / evanscycles.com (UK) The chosen weapon of former world champions and record holders Michael and Andreas Raelert, BMC’s angular Timemachine TM01 is one of the most focused…