Simon Smythe rides the Pinarello Dogma F8

Pinarello Dogma F8 first ride

Simon Smythe rides Pinarello's new Dogma F8, the model which will be used by Team Sky at this year's Tour de France

Boardman Road Comp

Halfords acquires Boardman Bikes

Boardman Bikes has been acquired by cycle and car parts retailer Halfords for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition of the company founded by former Olympic and World Champion Chris Boardman…


Trek Madone 4 road bike series

Trek’s ever-popular 4 Series continues as a three-bike range for 2014, with the brand including this model in its popular custom programme, Project One. Using 400 Series OCLV (Optimum Compaction,…

Pinarello Dogma F8

Pinarello Dogma F8: Team Sky’s new bike

Nearly a year in the making, Pinarello’s Dogma F8 is the eighth incarnation but the first to use Jaguar’s computational fluid dynamics expertise


Lapierre Aircode and Pulsium road bikes

Making its debut on the cobbles at Paris-Roubaix under this year, the Pulsium has a clear raison d’être — one look at the curved tubing and it’s easy to…

Video: Disc brake road bikes

Video: Disc brake road bikes

Disc brakes have been prevalent in the off-road world for years, but their emergence on the road bike scene is a much newer phenomenon. That said, disc brakes are making…

Fizik handlebar R1 Chameleon

Fizik Cyrano handle bars

If you’re going to launch into the busy handlebar market these days, you’d better come armed with a broad range and a good explanation of what everything is — and…

Donhou Bicycles

Donhou Bicycles Custom Build

When CA staffer Chris Catchpole started dreaming of his perfect bike, but couldn’t find a pleasing reality, the next step seemed obvious. Build it from scratch


Colnago launches new C60 road bike

Since launching the C40 back in 1994, Colnago has used the same objectives in producing its high-end carbon C-series bikes: stronger, lighter, stiffer. It launched the C59 in 2010, and…