Specialized

Specialized Sirrus vs Vitus Nucleus

head to head: cross country commuters

24th January 2011 We recommend taking the back doubles, canal paths and rough roads for a quieter commute if you can manage it. Which is better for the job; hybrid…

Specialized Sirrus vs Vitus Nucleus

head to head verdict: cross country commuters

24th January 2011 So, is the Vitus mountain bike or the Specialized hybrid more suitable for commuting? The answer won't be a surprise but our suggestion might be.

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group test: Cross Purposes

12th November 2010 Cross bikes have become the natural choice for many as a winter commuter or training bike; their appeal is in their versatility. Derri Dunn tests three cross…

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group test: Specialized Crux Elite £999.99

12th November 2010 "Evidently, this is very much the racer of the bunch. If you wanted to use it as a commuting and training bike, with a set of slick…

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group test: Cross Purposes verdict

12th November 2010 "The design brief seems mostly to be about producing one bike which can do it all, for those of us who can only afford to own a…

Charge Filter Mid 2011

2011 new bike overload

It's the season for maximum activity on the bike launch front. Matt Lamy previews 2011 new range offerings from Trek, Charge, Focus, Felt, Pace & Specialized.

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bike we like: Specialized Langster £450

1st May 2010 Built around an A1 aluminium compact frame although for a £50 surcharge you could get yourself a far more retro, classic track-frame-shaped steel model.