The XTR Race chainset.

2015 XTR Race drivetrain

Flagship 2015 Shimano groupset – worth the cash?

May 7th, 15 7 7,324 Categories: Drivetrain

This, right here, is trickledown in action.

Shimano Deore drivetrain and brakes

Budget-only groupset option, or a cheap and cheerful upgrade?

March 5th, 15 1 9,277 Categories: Brakes, Drivetrain

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Shimano XT drivetrain

One step down from Shimano’s top-end, racer-only XTR marque is the only difference weight and aesthetics?

February 6th, 15 0 1,696 Categories: Drivetrain, Recommended

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Shimano XTR Race

How did the top of the range Shimano XTR Race Crankset fare

January 27th, 15 0 1,602 Categories: Drivetrain

Low slung and cavernous

Shimano Hotaka H35 daypack

Need a daypack large enough to get lost in? Look no further!

July 17th, 14 1 1,543 Categories: Luggage

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Shimano SLX

This SLX double chainset is a perfect example of a no-nonsense chainset that runs on a reliable, but simple, bottom bracket and it does the job with little fuss.

May 12th, 14 0 2,701 Categories: Drivetrain, Recommended

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Shimano Deore XT 27.5in Wheelset

A complete bargain for all-round Mountain Biking™. As long as you’re unlikely to need to switch axle standards often, these will serve you well.

April 29th, 14 0 2,143 Categories: Uncategorized, Wheels

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Shimano XTR groupset.

If you can afford it, then it’ll certainly go the extra mile with and for you.

September 30th, 13 3 3,786 Categories: Uncategorized

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Long Termers: Tom’s Yeti ASR5

Tom’s treated himself to a new Yeti as a recovery present. He’s been in the parts bin and built it up, so here are his first impressions.

December 21st, 10 12 13,528 Categories: Bikes, Long Termers

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Long Termers: Sim’s Orange Five

Five, very much alive.

December 9th, 10 14 10,029 Categories: Long Termers

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Merida Ninety-Six Carbon 3000-D

Will C reviews Merida’s Ninety-Six Carbon

August 31st, 10 3 14,792 Categories: Bikes

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Long Termers: Sim’s Commençal Super 4

Doing what it says on the carbon tin

July 26th, 10 8 10,243 Categories: Long Termers

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Shimano M300 shoes

These are Shimano’s top of the range, none-higher, all-singing and quite a bit of dancing, race shoes.

May 18th, 09 5 4,802 Categories: Clothing

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