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…
1st June "There’s a clear difference in performance between the bike that uses the complete 105 groupset — hubs and all — and the other two that spec cheaper calipers
Schwalbe Ultremo DD tyre: We put Schwalbe's anti-puncture 'Double Defence' system to the test
Look Keo 2 Max pedals: Is the latest version of Look's Keo a worthy update? We find out
Pegoretti Marcelo: The latest generation of Italian steel frame still has plenty to offer a carbon-obsessed world