Bike Tests

Enigma Esprit – bike test RIDE 67

British brand Enigma has featured in RIDE once before when their Excel model was tested in RIDE #62. The Esprit is not as expensive but still has the hallmarks ...

Lapierre Aircode – bike test RIDE 67

The Lapierre Aircode 900 was labelled "one of the best looking bikes we've had through the office" by more than one staff member at RIDE. It is one of the five ...

RIDE #65 bike review 01 – Colnago C60

The Colnago C60... "When I heard I was to be offered Colnago’s new flagship bike to review, it filled me with mixed emotions. One might ask, why might you not ...

RIDE #64 Bike Review – Felt AR2

The Felt AR2..."In the interest of progression and keeping up with the science that constantly evolves in our sport, Felt has delivered an exceptional looki...

RIDE #64 Bike Review – BMC SLR01

The BMC SLR01..."First impression on seeing the bike at RIDE HQ was that the hexagonal tubing looks so much beefier in the flesh than in photos. I picked it...

The five test bikes of RIDE #64

The bike test protocol at RIDE is no quick undertaking. The process is as complete as possible because our aim is to present as much information on each product...

Bike test archives… a gallery

Film. Remember that? It's what we used for photos back in the day when RIDE began. Publishing was different then. So too the time spent in the studio photograph...
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RIDE #61 – Build Report gallery

The next issue of RIDE Cycling Review (#61) features six thorough bike reviews that include the traditional range of protocols and significant collection of pho...
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RIDE bike review overview – Scott

Since 2008, the publisher of RIDE has owned one road bike: a Scott Addict. This model was once a team bike (for Saunier Duval and Highroad) but once the Foil wa...