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Featured User Review: Colnago CX-1 Road Bike

Featured User Review: Colnago CX-1 Road Bike by Dogpilot Price: $3800.00 at Carbon Connection Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Favorite Ride: Dean Duke Bike Setup: Full SRAM Red with compact crank 11-26 cluster. I have a full size crank for the flats with an 11-25. I live up in the […]

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Featured User Review: Ritchey Break Away Cross Frame

Featured User Review: Ritchey Break Away Cross Frame by 55×11 Price: $1049.00 at BicycleDoctorUSA Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Favorite Ride: Random city rides Bike Setup: Ritchey Breakaway Steel Cross (Cyclocross) 2011 model, with 105/Ultegra components. Tested with Mavic Aksium and Easton EA70 SLX wheels, as well as 700×23 road […]

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Featured User Review: Masi Speciale Commuter Bike

Featured User Review: Masi Speciale Commuter Bike by blakcloud Price: $600.00 at Bikes on Wheels Overall Rating: 4 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Summary: For the money this is a great bike. It does exactly what it was designed to do and does it with aplomb. First you start out with a steel […]

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Featured User Review: Selle Italia SLR Saddle

Featured User Review: Selle Italia SLR Saddle by centurionomega Price: $179 MSRP Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Favorite Ride: my ride Bike Setup: Center of bottom bracket to top of saddle (following the seat tube): 61.2cm. Distance from tip of saddle to center of bars: 60.5 cm. Saddle drop to […]

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Featured User Review: Rapha Classic Softshell Jacket

Featured User Review: Rapha Classic Softshell Jacket by George Hayduke Price: $300.00 at competitivecyclist.com Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Favorite Ride: uphill Summary: I’m going to try to make this review as comprehensive as possible because there’s a lack of good review over this jacket and it’s expensive as hell. […]

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Featured User Review: Specialized Romin SL Saddle Review

Featured User Review: Featured User Review: Specialized Romin SL Saddle Review by AllezExprt Price: $85.00 at eBay Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Summary: I’d heard rider after ride rave about the Romin. So, I had to try it. I was looking for a replacement for my San Marco SKN. At […]

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Featured User Review: Ridley Damocles Road Bike

Featured User Review: Featured User Review: Ridley Damocles Road Bike by Corsaire Price: $1800.00 at Westwood Cycle Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: Dura Ace 2011, 130mm stem, FSA K-Wing compact, DA carbon pedals, San Marco Arrowhead saddle, Ksyrium SLs and AM Sprint 350s. Favorite Ride: Any day Summary: […]

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Featured User Review: Specialized Allez Double Road Bike

Featured User Review: Featured User Review: Specialized Allez Double Road Bike by Budweiser Price: $829.00 at Gotham Bikes Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: Stock w bottle cage and SPD pedals Favorite Ride: Most anything without cars. Summary: This actually for the 2011 Allez Double with A1 frame and […]

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Featured User Review: Ridley Excalibur Road Bike

Featured User Review: Ridley Excalibur by Vitix2 Price: $800.00 at eBay Overall Rating: 4 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Bike Setup: Campy 11 Selle An Atomica saddle Thompson Elite seatpost FSA Stem Deda Newton Bar Fulcrum Racing 3s & Campy Protons Favorite Ride: I Like em all Summary: This review is for a […]

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Featured User Review: Sigma Sport ROX 9.0 Cyclo-Computer

Featured User Review: Sigma Sport ROX 9.0 by WRM Price: $160.00 at Tree Fort Bikes Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: Giant Carbon TCR-1/Jamis Supernova CX. Ritchey cockpits. Dura Ace and Ultegra groups. Selle San Marco Regal and Regale saddles, Mavic wheels, Look Keo and Shimano SPD pedals. Favorite […]

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Featured User Review: Vuelta Corsa-Lite 700c Clincher

Featured User Review: Vuelta Corsa-Lite 700c Clincher by madurorr Price: $300.00 at vueltausa.com Overall Rating: 4 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: Look 555, Shimano 105. Summary: I had seen the ads, and heard the rumors for some time now… A reliable, stiff, and fairly light weight wheelset for just $300 that […]

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Featured User Review: Trek 1.2 Road Bike

Featured User Review: Trek 1.2 Road Bike by chip sherwood Price: $750 at Wheel and Heel Bicycle Shop Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Favorite Ride: anywhere with some friends Bike Setup: completely stock except for Speedplay frog clipless pedals Summary: 2010 model year bike – I was pleasantly surprised how […]

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Featured User Review: Specialized Roubaix Comp

Featured User Review: Specialized Roubaix Comp by RedneckRoubaix Price: $2000.00 at Bike World, Collierv Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Bike Setup: Stock 105 level components Favorite Ride: 30-40 miles of mostly hills Summary: I’m a 63 year old guy, 6-1, 190 with about a year of real riding experience. During […]

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Featured User Review: Jamis Satellite Steel Road Bike

Featured User Review: Jamis Satellite Steel Road Bike by Doggity Price Paid: $625.00 at The Broken Spoke Overall Rating: 4 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Favorite Ride: any long climbing ridey Bike Setup: Stock frame and fork. Nitto Randoneur 45cm handlebars. Shimano 8 speed BAR END shifters. Stock Sora derailleurs and gear cluster. […]

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Featured User Review: Look 586

Featured User Review: Look 586 by xyz58 Price: $3999 MSRP Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Favorite Ride: any long climbing ridey Summary: 58 yrs old, 5’11, 157 lbs. Do a few road races, a lot of club rides and a few organized metric & full centuries. Have been on a […]

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Featured User Review: Lynskey R230 Road Bike

Featured User Review: Lynskey R230 Road Bike by SpacerX Price: $1750.00 at Lynskey Performance Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: I built the Foe Hammer in February 2010 with SRAM Red, IRD B2 Bars, Fizik Antares saddle (most comfortable lightweight saddle EVER), USE Alien post, Ritchey stem & pedals, […]

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Featured User Review: Inside Ride eMotion Roller System

Featured User Review: Inside Ride eMotion Roller System by off-camber Price: $650.00 at ebay Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Summary: I’ve had very little experience on rollers prior to getting the e-motions. I did my homework and looked at a number of different options for winter training. Because of the […]

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Featured User Review: Pinarello FP7

Featured User Review: Pinarello FP7 by humpside Price: $4500.00 at Helen’s Cycles Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Bike Setup: SRAM Red, Integrated Pro Reynolds handlebar/stem combo, Time RXS Carbon pedals, Reynolds MV32 UL C, Continental GP4000, Sidi 6.6 shoes Favorite Ride: PV Loop Summary: I’ve owned a lot of bikes. […]

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Featured User Review: Kona Major One

Featured User Review: Kona Major One by MtnSingleSpeed Price: $1000.00 at Tennessee Valley Bik Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Bike Setup: Frame & Fork Frame Construction: TIG-welded Frame Tubing Material: Kona Race Light Scandium Butted Fork Brand & Model: Kona Carbon Cross Fork Material: Carbon, aero crown Components Component Group: […]

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Featured User Review: Dura-Ace 7900 Groupset

Featured User Review: Dura-Ace 7900 Groupset by michaeld-c Price: $1380.00 at chainreactioncycles Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: Scott Addict. DA 7900. DA C24 Clinchers. Summary: This is a strange review for me because I’ve long been a Campag fan. Before I go any further I just want to […]

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Featured User Review: Brooks B17 Standard

Featured User Review: Brooks B17 Standard by Little Bunny Foo Foo Price: $100.00 at LBS Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: Surly Travelers Check with adjustable parts to go from comfortable group ride setting with skinny tires and then quickly adjust into a loaded tourer with fat tires and […]

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Featured User Review: Cervelo RS Road Bike

Featured User Review: Cervelo RS Road Bike by Brent Cowie Price: $2500.00 at LBS Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 4 of 5 Bike Setup: Full Dura Ace 7800 apart from an Ultegra cluster, DA or Kysrium wheels, Deda carbon post, Selle Italia Turbo 4 saddle (the best ever, now regrettably no longer made). […]

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Featured User Review: Cannondale SystemSix

Featured User Review: Cannondale SystemSix by cgates1 Price: $1650.00 at ebay Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: Dura Ace shifters and derailleurs, Cannondale carbon brakes, Ksyrium Equipe wheels, FSA SL-K cranks, ControlTech carbon post and bars and aluminum stem. Various saddles. Speedplay pedals. Summary: Bike is actually an ’08 […]

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Featured User Review: Light & Motion Seca 700 Race

Featured User Review: Light & Motion Seca 700 Race by ben wright Price: $480.00 at rei Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Bike Setup: trek 5500 campy record 9….. and that madone still in my dreams. but those pinarellos are looking very sweet. Favorite Ride: any hills Summary: I posted a […]

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Featured User Review: Rapha Classic Sport Wool Jersey

Featured User Review: Rapha Classic Sport Wool Jersey by nadimk Price: $185.00 at Rapha.cc Overall Rating: 5 of 5 Value Rating: 5 of 5 Favorite Ride: around town Summary: I am compelled to write this review, because I just received a replacement of this jersey from Rapha. The 2008 version was superb, but it acquired […]

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