Bike news and reviews

Charge Bikes launch Fabric saddle range

New Fabric brand from Charge founder offers range of four innovative saddles [more...]    1

Find Me Fast app calls for help if you crash

Created by cyclist, app sends your location to emergency contact if you stop moving for too long [more...]    11

Cool reception for "hugely complicated" London segregated roundabout plan

"Confusing" design not up to Dutch standards and "like a traffic light engineer's dream" [more...]    43

Play Fantasy Vuelta a España with road.cc and Wiggle!

There's a £1,120 Verenti road bike up for grabs and loads of other prizes + win just by entering a team! [more...]    

Vinokourov and Kolobnev may face criminal charges over alleged Liège-Bastogne-Liège bribe

Vinokourov has admitted making payments, but says they were nothing to do with the race [more...]    10

Quiz: which cycling brand are you?

Take our simple quiz to find out! [more...]    92

Garmin-Sharp and Cannondale Pro Cycling join forces for 2015

Widely-rumoured merger confirmed by joint announcement [more...]    8

Ride 1,000km in Campagnolo’s Grande Giro Challenge on Strava

Italian brand is encouraging you to rack up the distance in 30 days. Well, 25 days now [more...]    10

Video: How to improve your position on the bike

A quick guide to cycling positions and when to use each of them [more...]    3

Lance Armstrong says despite fallout from doping ban, “day to day life is positive”

Disgraced cyclist upbeat on whistleblower case, says no-one else to blame for his doping [more...]    10

Cycling to work really does make you thinner study confirms

Interestingly, according to the study in the BMJ, using public transport is as effective [more...]    27

Roman Kreuziger to miss Vuelta after CAS rejects appeal

Tinkoff-Saxo rider had hoped to have provisional suspension imposed by UCI overturned [more...]    2

Free-to-use prison-refurbished bikes for Derby workers

Social mobility scheme Bike Back Derby are providing refreshed bikes for local employers in a UK first [more...]    11

Driver looking at photos on phone hits cyclist – then snaps fatally injured victim, court told

Andrzej Wojcicki claims cyclist Owain James veered across road – but witness says it was minibus that did so [more...]    

Koga set to launch Solacio disc road bike

Koga’s endurance bike to be offered with disc brakes in 2015 [more...]    2

Thomas Voeckler hit by car, suffers broken collarbone

Europcar rider says out of World Championships after collision that saw him thrown onto windscreen riding pre-race warm up [more...]    14

Watteam to offer £300 PowerBeat powermeter + video

New system that can be added to any cranks will launch next year [more...]    52

Tour of Britain and Ordnance Survey launch maps of next month's race

Downloadable maps to help fans plan ahead; also available as GPX files so you can ride same routes as Cav and Wiggo [more...]    6

Giant announce Defy Disc pricing (and the rest of the 2015 range too)

Eight disc-equipped and six non-disc models starting from £499 revealed in Giant's 2015 Defy range [more...]    18

Vincenzo Nibali: Drugs are "abhorrent" and need to be eradicated from cycling

Tour de France champion talks on return to Sicily [more...]    14

New Forest abandons rural 'Boris Bike' scheme

Did risk of sabotage by locals lead to bizarre anti-tourism decision? [more...]    43

WeCycle app aims to provide planners with useful cycling data - for free

New app aims to perform biggest ever cycling survey to help planners build better cycling infrastructure [more...]    13

Canyon to launch Endurace AL for 2015

Aluminium endurance bike range will start at £899 with a Shimano 105 groupset [more...]    18

Raleigh opens Cyclelife store in Bristol

New shop will stock Raleigh's brands, including DiamondBack and Haibike [more...]    7

New road.cc kit on sale now!

Two jerseys and two shorts in men's and women's cut, plus a wind vest, socks and caps [more...]    11