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Tour de France technology at Entry level price

Advantages: Value, Carbon Fork and Seat post
Disadvantages: Sora shifters

The Trek 1000 is an excellent value for money Entry level Road bike. The increasing demand for road bikes is a result of Triathlons huge and continuing success in the UK. There are few bikes in the Market which geniunley consider that ther are those of us ...

tombarnes 15.11.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Trek 1000

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Silky smooth ride

Advantages: Smooth ride and handling.
Disadvantages: Not a ideal criterium bike

I bought the 2003 model so after 4 years of riding it I thought why not write a review! The bike is very easy to live with, I have had no mechanical problems to speak of. In fact i did not have any punctures for the first 2 years, and was beginning to ...

Emperor_Penguin 17.06.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Trek 5200

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Cube Attempt triple road bike

Advantages: good kit, nice forks and top quality fulcrum wheels
Disadvantages: heavier than carbon

I have just bought a cube Attempt road bike. I researched the product well and compared it to alternatives such as Ribble, Trek and Giant. The cube has a good reputation for durability and the welds are really nicely finished. The group set is a mixture ...

andybkinger 27.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Cube Streamer Ultegra Tripple

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Fantastic starter bike for road cycling

Advantages: Good quality build and components, very reliable and resilient. good value
Disadvantages: Could be a bit lighter, maybe carbon forks?

Last year I folded under the pressure from my work colleagues to leave the car at home and cycle to work. I didnt have a bike at the time so I decided to invest in a decent bike to cycle to and from work. My employer runs a cycle to work scheme to help ...

martinrobinson 02.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Trek 1.1 Compact 2010 Road Bike

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Fixed Simplicity

Advantages: Finish; Ride quality; Durability
Disadvantages: Price has gone up; Open chainstays

It was about a year and a half ago that I first started pondering getting a fixed wheel bike. It will sound like insanity to many (and indeed it did to anyone I spoke to) but bikes with no gears, and not even a freewheel, have been rising in popularity in ...

blackpuddinonnabike 26.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Fixie Inc Peacemaker

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