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Best 2017 disc brake road bikes under £1500 (part 2)

In part two of our blog, we single out the disc brake road bikes you can get for between £1000 and £1500. With an increased budget, you can expect to find carbon frames, full hydraulic brakesets and high performance gearing on these bikes.

The best 2017 disc brake road bikes under £1000

Not so long ago, disc brakes on road bikes were a controversial subject. Now, any manufacturer who takes their road bikes seriously has a couple of disc brake options available. Catering to those buying on a budget, this first of two parts takes a look at the best road bikes for sale under £1000 equipped with disc brakes.

Review: SealSkinz Halo all-weather Gloves & Overshoes

Smart is the new black when it comes to cycle clothing. Smart materials, smart reflectives and smart lighting; the SealSkinz Halo overshoes and gloves are an innovative mix of all three you can use all year round.

The differences between Cyclocross and Road bikes

Cyclocross bikes and road bikes can look almost indistinguishable from each other at first appearances, but take a closer look and you'll see the differences which separate them from each other.

Review: Shimano AM7 shoes long term test

Well and truly tested! After a full season and 2000 miles of DH, Trail, Enduro racing and some XC, how have Shimano's AM7 MTB shoes stood up to the abuse?

First look: Cannondale Moterra Electric Mountain Bike

Cannondale are the latest big brand to throw their hat into the electric mountain bike ring. With their familiar style of doing things in different and innovative ways, the all new Moterra eMTB could be a game changer.

Interview: Dani Parker – Great Britain Cycling Team Apprentice

Up-and-coming cyclist Dani Parker from Carmarthenshire was recently selected for a Great Britain Cycling Team Apprenticeship. We caught up with her and her sponsors to see what lies ahead with this fantastic opportunity she's earned.

In focus: The Giant Contend road bike range

All new for 2017, the Giant Contend road bike range is destined to be a best-seller. To find out more, we've put them in the spotlight.

How to hide Christmas presents

There’s nothing like planning ahead and getting all your Christmas shopping over and done with before December even begins, but where on Earth are you going to hide everything before the big day? Here are a few suggestions.

Review: Specialized Boomslang Flat Pedals

They may be out to dominate every corner of the MTB world, but just how well do Specialized’s Boomslang platform pedals hold up?