Group Tests

Charge Grater 3, Cycling Active hybrids test

Charge Grater 3 vs Orbea Carpe H20

Summary The gearing of most bikes involves two or three chainrings to give a decent spread of ratios, but on a city bike, one ring may be all you need.…

Ritchey Contrail saddle

7 of the best performance saddles

Summary As it’s a main point of contact, you need to get your saddle choice absolutely spot-on. Here’s what you need to look for and picks out seven potentially perfect…

Cycle lights

Cycle lights group test

Summary With daylight hours reducing over the next few weeks, you’re faced with a choice: stop riding or invest in a decent set of lights. We’ve found 28 reasons to…

Wheel test, 3t, carbon

WHEEL TEST: the best upgrades

Summary Upgrading your bike?s wheels is often the best modification you can make, saving weight and improving speed and handling. CW tests a diverse collection of nine wheelsets, encompassing all…

Bibshorts, Seven of the best

Bibshort test: £131 – £200

Summary We?ve rounded up a massive range of bibshorts to meet every rider?s needs from £131 to £200 Products Verdict Finding bibshorts to fit perfectly can be a real case…

Bibshort test

Bibshort Test: £71 – £130

Summary Without question bibshorts are the staple item in any cyclist’s wardrobe, we’ve rounded up a massive range of bibshorts to meet every rider’s needs Products Verdict Finding bibshorts to…

Bibshort test: £0 - £70,

Bibshort test: £0 – £70

Summary Bibshorts are without doubt the staple item in any cyclist’s wardrobe, we’ve rounded up a massive range of bibshorts to meet every rider’s needs Products Verdict Finding bibshorts to…

Seven of the best Sunglasses,

Seven of the best sunglasses test

Summary A good pair of cycling sunnies is more than just a fashion statement they keep your eyes free of grit and dust and shield them from damaging UV rays…