Fulcrum-Racing-5-wheels

Fulcrum has updated the Racing 5's spec, but we've been riding the previous version for over three years. Our only major complaint has been addressed in the newer Racing 5

Bont Riot cycling shoes

The Bont Riot is cheapest road shoe from the Australian comoany, yet for under £100 you still get distinctive styling, heat-mouldable technology, and a carbon sole. The Riot has a…

Raleigh-cx248z

As something of a self-professed expert in the recent history of Raleigh bikes, I have to say I like the way things are going. Last month, I was impressed with…

Bike-cleaning-kit

Before you step into that hard-earned hot shower, spare a thought for your bike. We’ve uncovered seven of the best bike cleaning kits to keep your steed clean, well oiled…

Dirtwash-cleaning-kit

The large tin of hugely effective, citrus-scented degreaser scored the Weldtite kit some early points.

Muc-off-cleaning-kit

The powerful spray works as a mist for coverage or as a jet to penetrate nooks and crannies. The pink Nano Tech solution needed very little agitating with a brush…

Purple-Harry's-bike-cleaning-kit

Purple Harry five item cleaning kit that comes to a total cost of £37 does a good job to give your bike a show room finish

Dolan-Titanium-ADX-road-bike-1

Terry Dolan is more familiar than most with titanium. He built his first frame more than 20 years ago for Chris Boardman.

Forme-Axe-Edge-1.0-road-bike

Forme began in 2010 to fill a gap in the market former pro rider Adam Biggs, a brand manager for Forme’s parent company, spotted. The ...

Condor-Italia-RC-road-bike

Condor boss Grant Young told CA that in the Nineties, when aluminium frames began to arrive from the Far East, he didn’t think road ...

Gensis-Equilibrium-20-road-bike

Genesis’s Equilibrium range are all steel. For the Equilibrium 20, Genesis and Reynolds have done a great job in keeping the weight ...

summer cycling jerseys 1

The classic short-sleeved cycling jersey is the staple item of any good cycling wardrobe 
— Rebecca Charlton tests 15 of the finest to see which you should be spending your

Forme-Axe-Edge-1.0

Forme started with five models in 2010 and now has over 50. The original range was made up of mid-range road bikes to fill a gap in the market that…

Modo-Vivo

This is an incredibly popular price point and competition is fierce, so you can expect a quality bike for your money. Carbon-fibre is the dominant frame material — and high-modulus…

Fuji-Gran-Fondo-2.7

The 2.7 is the lowest-priced of the three Gran Fondos. All three are based on the same frame — a very modern-looking carbon monocoque with a UD finish — and…

Genesis-Equilibrium-20

Bringing yet another frame material into the equation, the Genesis Equilibrium range offers something for the traditionalist. With the exception of the titanium flagship, the Ti, the Equilbrium range of…

Modo-Vivo

While both manufacturer and model name could conjure up images of a Tuscan assembly line full of Italian passione, the truth is that five-year-old firm Moda is born and bred…

Lake-CX160

Lake’s entry-level shoes might be the heaviest on test, but then they’re also among the few brands that use real hide. The leather uppers are neatly stitched with soft mesh…

Road-shoes-under-100

With summer finally here, it’s time to ditch the overshoes and, more than likely, those well-worn, nostril-offending bacteria farms that lie beneath. If you’ve been riding through the winter then…

Spiuk-Brios-01

For £10 shy of our £100 limit, there’s a lot going on with these Spanish road shoes. Ventilation is generous with channelling throughout the sole to keep feet cool on…