Derby 27.5 x 40mm HD Wheels

Rims are getting wider, so we’ve been riding quite a lot of them. This is what Richard thought to these hoops.

August 16th, 15 0 4,475 Categories: Wheels


Santa Cruz Highball CC 27.5

Superlight super bike with all the bells and whistles (and price tag to match)

June 21st, 15 0 8,577 Categories: Bikes


Scott Scale 740

A race-ready hardtail for less than £1,500? Scott delivers with the Scale 740

June 20th, 15 1 7,778 Categories: Bikes


Ritchey P650b

Ritchey brings the racy steel hardtail up to date with 27.5in wheels and a fun ride

June 19th, 15 0 5,278 Categories: Bikes

Right in all of the right ways?

Velocity Blunt SS Rims

Light, wide rims that aren’t carbon? That’ll never catch on…

March 5th, 15 1 5,362 Categories: Wheels

"After" photo.

Speed Date: Vittoria’s Barzo 29×2.1 TNT Tyre

Can Vittoria’s latest Knobby McSpeedy really do it all?

January 13th, 15 1 4,208 Categories: Tyres

Right in all of the right ways?

Speed Date: DT 350 / Velocity Blunt SS Wheelset

Wheel building has changed, but does the satisfaction remain the same?

November 28th, 14 4 3,606 Categories: Wheels

Michelin Wild Race'r 1

Michelin Wild Race’r 27.5 & 29er tyres

Low rolling resistance and straight line speed, but can it hold on through the corners?

October 22nd, 14 1 2,993 Categories: Tyres

Magura TS8 R drive side

Magura TS8 R DLO3 120mm 29er fork

Solid and beautifully made- but what about the bumps?

September 10th, 14 0 3,369 Categories: Forks

Crank Brothers Cobalt 3 rim stick

Crank Brothers Cobalt 3 wheelset

Can updated hubs and rims redeem the unique wheel?

July 9th, 14 4 4,358 Categories: Wheels


WTB Vigilante 2.3×27.5in Team Issue tyre

Well worth considering for aggressive riding with a downhill focus.

February 21st, 14 0 1,705 Categories: Tyres

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