Group Tests

Bianchi Camaleonte 3

Italian hybrids: Head to head

Summary Two hybrids from Bianchi and Wilier mix Italian flair with flat bars and relaxed gearing. So which one fired us up the most? Products Verdict I had a lot…

Ride jacket, Lightweight jackets grouptest 2012 CA

Lightweight rain jackets grouptest

Summary Seven of the best stowaway cycling jackets Products Verdict The wide range in performance of the jackets is expected given the price differential but it is each company?s take…

Dawes Ultra Galaxy

Touring bikes grouptest

Summary Three touring bikes go head to head Products Verdict Before any of these bikes arrived here in the CA office, I’d decided that the one I became most excited…

1k Bike Test: BMC Streetracer

£1000 bike test 2012

Summary We round up 12 of the best bikes for under a grand Products Verdict That?s a lot of bikes and a lot of set-up and testing time, so it…

Giant, £1,000 deep-section carbon wheel test

£1K deep-section carbon wheels grouptest

Summary In the world of competitive cycling, deep-section carbon wheels are ubiquitous. Road races, time trials and the front end of Continental sportives (even the hilliest) are dominated by hoops…

Finish Line lube

Chain lubes grouptest

Summary Keeping the drivetrain performing well requires a good lube, especially in wintry weather. We?ve got a bundle together including wet, dry and something a bit different to see what…

BBB winter gloves 2011

Winter cycling gloves grouptest

Summary As the nights draw in, and the mercury drops we need to think about how to protect our digits from Jack Frost. As we did in last week?s winter…

Boardman AiR/9.4

Aero road bikes grouptest

Summary We test three new additions to the carbon-fibre, aero road bike market from Boardman, Scott and Litespeed Products Verdict When it comes to the numbers, the Scott Foil was…

Cinelli Experience Veloce 2011

£1000 bike grouptest

Summary We ride and rate four bikes that come in at the government’s Cycle to Work maximum price point of £1,000 Products Verdict As one of the most historic and…