Parlee Z5 - Custom carbon-fibre offering from the exclusive American manufacturer, £3,000
BMC Team Machine SLR01 - Top-end lightweight carbon-fibre frameset priced £2999.99
14th June 2010 More and more of us are happy to hand over large amounts of the folding green stuff for the machines of our dreams, having not actually ridden
14th June 2010 "Marc Edwardson oversaw the design of the Verentis and appears to have applied the same attention to detail on the Millook as he did at former employer…
14th June 2010 "Blizzard boasts the fattest example of a flattened top tube we have ever seen. If BeOne has designed the frame to stand apart from its competitors, it…
14th June 2010 "BeOne Blizzard has a lot going for it. As an overall package, the aluminium frame, Shimano 105 transmission, triple chainset and Easton wheels are hard to fault.
1st June 2010 105 is often referred to as Shimano's 'workhorse' road groupset. Simon Smythe checks out whether the manufacturers are using it to build thoroughbreds or cart horses.
1st June 2010 Cannondale offer carbon frames for many thousands but their legendary aluminium frame is still the basis of their own 'workhorse' model. An ideal match for 105, then?
1st June 2010 GT GTR Carbon Sport: "the only bike here using the 105 calipers, and what a difference! Braking is the most positive by a long way, the levers…
1st June 2010 BMC Streetfire SSX01: "The finish is impressive. The welds are very smooth and the paint and decals perfectly applied — it looks like a bike that costs…
Pegoretti Marcelo: The latest generation of Italian steel frame still has plenty to offer a carbon-obsessed world
Focus Izalco Team Milram 2010: CW tests out the new £5,999 Team Milram replica, equipped with SRAM Red
Trek Pilot 2.0: Aluminium-framed offering from Trek priced £850
Charge Juicer Hi - A steel Jack of all trades, master of... all of them, £1,199
Great-looking aluminium-framed bike for less than £850
Steel bike that harks back to the glory days of Eddy Merckx at Molteni
Scott's reworking of the popular CR1, now designed for long-distance rides and priced £2,499
Specialized Tarmac SL3: We test Spesh's new road frame incarnation
If someone mentions Chris King you immediately think headsets and hubs, but turn the clock back and King’s early passion was for framebuilding.The Cielo Sportif is a hand-built, modern version…
Storck Scenario C1.1