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Bontrager R3 tubeless-ready tyres

We recently produced a video entitled ‘Can a tubeless tyre survive a nail?’ The answer, much to my surprise was yes it can. The tyres used in that particular video…

Score 9


Shimano Tiagra groupset

“Old” Tiagra 4600 was due an overhaul by 2015: it was the oldest groupset in Shimano’s stable and was beginning to show its age both in appearance and performance relative…

Score 9


PowerTap P1 Pedals

Power meters are becoming increasingly popular and consumer demand is driving down the price. I first had a look at the new PowerTap P1 pedals in February, but they were…

Score 9

Selle Italia Tekno Flow

Selle Italia SLR Tekno Flow Saddle

With a large cut out that runs almost the full length of the saddle the SLR Tekno Flow is definitely striking. Unquestionably this saddle is definitely race focused. With its…

Score 8

Michelin Pro4 Endurance 28mm tyres by Jack Elton-Walters

Michelin Pro4 Endurance road bike tyres

These 28mm Michelin Pro4 Endurance road bike tyres turned up in time to take on the Paris-Roubaix Challenge sportive back in April. Hitting the gruelling cobbles of the Hell of…

Score 10

astute skycarb vt saddle

Astute Skycarb VT saddle

At £360, there’s no doubt where the Astute Skycarb VT saddle is positioning itself in the market: this is an unashamedly premium performance saddle aimed at cyclists looking for the…

Score 7

Mavic R-SYS SLR lightweight wheels

Mavic R-Sys SLR wheels

We found the Mavic R-Sys SLR wheels to be slightly heavier than the claimed weight of 1,295g a pair, although not by much, when weighed on the Cycling Weekly scales.…

Score 9

American Classic Road  Tubeless lightweight wheels

American Classic Road Tubeless wheels

At a featherweight 1,290g without skewers, the American Classic Road Tubeless wheels are a seriously light pair of hoops and are able to stand toe-to-toe with other lightweight wheels such…

Score 8


B’Twin 900 Sport saddle

The B’Twin 900 Sport saddle has the look of a racing saddle, with a low profile design, flat profile, long nose and the usual minimal padding. The surface of the…

Score 8