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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: 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?

What is Cyclocross?

With origins dating at least as far back as the 1900s, cyclocross has remained a consistently popular winter cycle sport for the last century. So what’s it all about then?

Top 15 Kids bikes this Christmas

If your first bike was a gift from Santa which appeared under the tree on Christmas morning, no doubt you can still remember tearing off the wrapping paper and rushing outside for your first ride around before lunch. Christmas is a wonderful time to introduce children to cycling, so we’ve put together a list of our most popular children’s bikes, as bought by you.

Competition: Win a Specialized bike with Cycleplan insurance

Wheelies have teamed up with Cycleplan insurance and their ambassador Lizzie Armitstead to bring you the chance to win ANY brand-new Specialized bike worth £1000.

Adventure Road bikes

Take two-parts road bike, add one-part cyclocross bike, one-part mountain bike and a splash of mud, bung it all in a cauldron and simmer for a few hours and you’ll have a delicious looking new style of machine which is fast becoming known as an Adventure Road bike. You’ll probably be burned at the stake …

2016 Road Bikes: A look at what’s to come

Last week we took a look at what we’re expecting from the mountain bike side of the cycling industry for 2016. This week we’re checking out some of the road bikes we can look forward to in the coming months. Cannondale It’s been a long time coming, but Cannondale are set to release an updated …

2016 Mountain Bikes: The plus-size tyre revolution?

Over the last few years, mountain biking technology has begun to settle down a little bit. But don’t get too comfortable, because 2016 is about to bring about yet another big shakeup. We take a look at some of the plus-size bikes and tech that are coming your way in 2016. Plus-size wheels 29er and …

Race report: UK Gravity Enduro Series Rd 2 – Grizedale, Lake District

Wheelies team rider David Moulson reports back from round 2 of the UK Gravity Enduro Series held in the Lake District. Round 2 of the UKGE was to be held in the scenic area of Grizedale, in the Lake District. This would be my first round using the new Specialized 2FO clipped shoes, so I …