You don’t need to spend a fortune on a new bike to start racing and riding, in fact you can pick up an award winning ride for less than £1,500.
If you’re looking to get started on the road, are a seasoned campaigner or want to smash your personal best in a sportive, here is a lowdown on this year’s best road bikes which are available at Cycle Surgery.
Cycling Plus Bike Of The Year 2018 Winner
Giant TCR Advanced 2 2018 (£1,449)
The most efficient race bikes have the perfect balance of light weight, stiffness and smooth compliance on the road. The Giant TCR Advanced 2 delivers on all three, making it a versatile performer for competitive road riders. This incredible bike will keep you fresh until the finish on those big days in the saddle.
Cycling Plus Best Endurance Bike 2018 Winner
Specialized Roubaix Comp 2018 (£3,100)
Made for every road everywhere, the Specialized Roubaix Comp 2018 has been built to glide over every crack, every pothole, every rough patch and bit of chip seal thanks to Specialized Intelligent Future Shock technology.
It’s light weight frame is constructed from FACT 9r carbon fibre, giving it stiffness levels that are off the charts for amazing power transfer and cornering abilities. Of all the bikes that Specialized have tested with their Rolling Efficiency Model, the new Roubaix outperforms anything on the market.
Cycling Plus Best Race Bike 2018 Winner
Cannondale Supersix Evo Carbon Dura Ace 2018 (£3,699.99)
The Cannondale SuperSix Evo is the ultimate all-round racing bike. Using Cannondale’s proprietary BallisTec, this capable bike incorporates a refined carbon layup of high stiffness, high strength and low weight.
Cannondale have graced the Evo with their SPEED SAVE technology, allowing the bike to roll faster and increase ride comfort significantly, meaning that the SuperSix Evo is one of the most capable race bikes of 2018.
You can find all of these bikes, and many more as well as accessories and clothing from leading Brands — at your local Cycle Surgery store.
When you visit a Cycle Surgery store, you’ll be able to speak to experienced riders and mechanics who can help you select the best bike for you and your riding style. Finding the right fit for you is essential and is all part of the service with their free bike fitting service. Cycle Surgery also have workshops in all stores where you can bring your bike for a range of services. So whether you are after a new bike, a service or simply a friendly chat and advice from specialists they can help. You can find out more at: cyclesurgery.com.