Group Tests

Bikes, cycling kit and clothing tested together to give you a better understanding of what is best for you. Compare bikes and products to their competitors before buying

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Road bikes: Light vs Aero

So, what’s your dream bike? It’s got to be a carbon frame, naturally. Steel is real, aluminium is great, but carbon means glamour, and bragging rights. It can’t be any…

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Racing road tyres

Warm, sunny days and dry tarmac are best enjoyed with speedy summer tyres. Louise Mahé has been putting in the miles for this month’s seven of the best

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Bike cleaning kits

Before you step into that hard-earned hot shower, spare a thought for your bike. We’ve uncovered seven of the best bike cleaning kits to keep your steed clean, well oiled…

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7 of the best summer cycling shoes

If you’re looking for a new pair of cycling shoes for the road, or for mountain 
biking, or both, we’ve got a wide range of options that’ll see you right…

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15 of the best summer jerseys

The classic short-sleeved cycling jersey is the staple item of any good cycling wardrobe 
— Rebecca Charlton tests 15 of the finest to see which you should be spending your

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Bike test: £1,500 road bikes

This is an incredibly popular price point and competition is fierce, so you can expect a quality bike for your money. Carbon-fibre is the dominant frame material — and high-modulus…

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Group test: Road shoes under £100

With summer finally here, it’s time to ditch the overshoes and, more than likely, those well-worn, nostril-offending bacteria farms that lie beneath. If you’ve been riding through the winter then…

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Ultegra 11-speed race bikes

It’s all well and good if you’re a sponsored pro rider and you can have the best of the best — even the lowliest riders on a squad will have…