Everything tagged with cyclocross

Blog post: First Look: Verenti Substance CX1.1

VERENTI Substance CX1.1£600wiggle.co.uk To those unfamiliar with the name, Verenti is the in-house bike brand of online retail giant Wiggle. It's best known for its well specced road and sportive models, but recently the Substance has bee...

Blog post: KONA Honky Inc 2011, £1199, www.konaworlduk.com

  A long-time member of the Kona stable, the now revised Honky Inc includes trademark touches like compact geometry and sloping top-tube. This makes for a riding position that’s spot on for city commuting and relaxed enough for longe...

Blog post: MARIN Toscana, £999, www.marinbikes.co.uk

  With its esteemed mtb heritage, it's no surprise Marin has come up with a versatile two-bike platform squarely aimed at commuting and light trail-riding duties. Unlike the others here, the Toscana's made from aluminium — triple-but...

Blog post: JAMIS Bosanova, £700, www.jamisbikes.com

  US brand Jamis has been dormant in the UK for a while, but in its day was known for good-value mountain bikes. The new Bosanova is aimed at urban/touring riders, and it’s a well-judged product that's attracted its share of admiring...

Blog post: GENESIS Day01 Alfine, £999.99, www.genesisbikes.co.uk

  In 2010, we tested the Alfine-equipped Genesis i0iD and loved it — and this bike takes it’s all-round rideability credentials from both that and the similarly set-up Croix de Fer on which Vin Cox set his round-the-world ...