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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

Fulcrum Racing Zero lightweightwheels

Fulcrum Racing Zero wheels

Review of the Fulcrum Racing Zero 2-Way Fit, which uses the same tubeless system as the Campagnolo Shamal Ultra 2-Way Fit also tested here

Score 8

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Rolf Prima Ares4 ES wheels

At 1,450g a pair on the Cycling Weekly scales without skewers, the Rolf Prima Ares4 ES wheels can’t exactly be described as featherweights. However, given the 42mm rim depth can offer…

Score 7


Edco Neggia wheels

The Edco Neggia wheels are claimed at 1179g though we weighed them at 1,240g. The full-carbon rim weighs 360g and is 25mm deep and 21mm wide with a rounded profile…

Score 8


Lizard Skins DSP 2.5mm Bar Tape

Championed by the likes of Alejandro Valverde and the MTN Qhubeka Lizard Skins bar tape feels incredibly comfy.

Score 10


Fizik Arione Donna women’s saddle

Fizik saddles comes in a wide range of profiles and as with the men’s version, the Arione has the flattest cross-section in their women’s specific range. Maintaining the men’s Arione…

Score 9


Specialized Ruby Expert Gel women’s saddle

This minimalist saddle has a racy look to it. With one of Specialized’s lightest levels of padding you really feel like you’re in the driving seat. The lack of padding…

Score 10


Pro Griffon Lady women’s saddle

The Griffon is a reasonably priced saddle that comes in two widths, 142mm or 152mm, accommodating different sit bone widths. Despite testing the narrower option we still found it a…

Score 7