Build Report

Bike Test: Pinarello Dogma F8 (2015) RIDE70

This brand with plenty of heritage continues to reinvent itself. The Dogma F8 was another innovative creation released in 2015. Read the review of this Pina...

Bike Test: Fuji SL 1.1 (2015) RIDE70

At 5,014g for the complete bike, you can understand the ‘SL’ in the name of this Fuji. Super Light indeed! Read the complete review as it appeared in #RIDE7...

Bike Test: Giant Defy Advanced Pro 1 (2015) RIDE70

RIDE Media has a vast archive of bike tests. We are posting reviews from recent years online. This is the fifth test from #RIDE70, published in November 2015: a Giant Defy with Shimano Ultegra disc brakes.“I could take a lot more risks on...

Bike test – Lapierre Xelius SL 500

Great frame, considered ride qualities, clever spec... good price. There is much to like about the Lapierre Xelius.Review introduction My advice has ...

Bike test – Boardman SLR Endurance disc

Boardman is a famous name in cycling. In the racing realm it is synonymous with performance because of its namesake’s achievements as a rider. But Chris is ...

Bike test – No.22 Reactor

In an era when there is so much carbon-fibre, it’s lovely to see a mix of frame materials. The No.22 Reactor combines carbon-fibre and titanium. Read the full review from #RIDE72...Review introduction No. 22 is a Canadian-based company but...

Bike test – Cipollini NK1K

One of the most expensive bikes reviewed by RIDE is this Cipollini... it’s a lovely frame – but $22,000?! Read our review from 2016.Review introductio...

Bike test – Look 795 Aerolight

You can now read our full bike tests from back-issues of our magazine. This is the Look 795 as tested in #RIDE72.Review introduction Without hesitati...

Build Report – Cannondale SuperSix Evo Hi-Mod

There is another Cannondale test bike due soon so we look back at a recent example of the US brand’s fine work. This is the build report of the 6,202g Cannondale SuperSix Evo Hi-Mod.Cannondale’s new SuperSix Evo Hi-Mod seemed like it shou...

Build Report – Johnson Riddler

Our online ‘Build Reports’ continue to grow. This time a lovely looking race bike created by Ben Johnson. We take a look at how it came together in the work...