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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…

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Shimano 105 groupset

When 11-speed groupsets first made an appearance, the reaction to them was reminiscent of the arrival of 10-speed: plenty of frowning and sucking through teeth followed by barbed comments on…

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SRAM Apex groupset

SRAM Apex groupset review - Cycling Weekly takes a look at SRAM's wide-ratio groupset

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Quarq Riken 10R power meter

Quarq Riken 10R Power Meter

Quarq's Riken power meter crank is the most wallet friendly in their range at £1,249, this is how it goes on after 100 miles later...

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USE track chainring

The technology of the current Dura-Ace track chainset and BB is over 10 years old now, so British company USE has taken matters into its own hands. USE’s cunning plan…

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Stages Shimano Dura Ace power meter

Our time with the Stages Shimano Dura Ace power meter has been somewhat up and down but thanks to good customer service and the inherent simplicity of the design 
we’d still recommend…

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Campagnolo? Athena EPS

Campagnolo ?Athena EPS

Athena EPS is the Italian outfit?s entry-level electronic shifting groupset. Fancy an 11-speed battery-powered gruppo?

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Shimano 11 Speed Dura Ace Groupset

The new 11-speed Dura-Ace

The Japanese component giant proves it?s not all over for mechanical shifting at the deep end of bike componentry, with 9000 offering a smorgasbord of improvements over its predecessor

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Shimano Ultegra D12 rear mech

Ultegra Di2

Shimano Ultegra Di2 could be the groupset that brings electronic shifting to the masses. CW tested it on several bikes and with riders of differing ability and experience.

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Sturmey Archer S3X 2010

Sturmey Archer S3X

Three-speed gear hub for fixed wheel bikes, priced £249

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Shimano Dura-Ace Di2

We rode one of the first working prototypes of the electronic Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 over a year ago, and it’s taken until now for it to be available on production…

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Gore RideOn cables

Gore RideOn inner cables are Gore-Tex coated, within a sealed liner from end to end. The Gore-Tex protects the cable from corrosion and significantly reduces drag, improving function. They’re expensive,…

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Rival 2009 groupset

SRAM Rival is a mid-priced groupset, and at around £650, sits on a similar platform to Shimano’s Ultegra groupset in terms of current website price searches. In SRAM’s line-up it…

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