We are excited to confirm that by the end of this week there will be a brand new Evans Cycles store open in Maidstone. Opening celebration in Maidstone on Saturday The youngest addition to our fleet of shops across the UK will open on Saturday 26 April, and we’re celebrating with opening offers, competitions and the […]

Shimano produced this amazing advert (fairly) recently: We think it hits the nail on the head. Generally, new technology appears first in the pro peloton, and then trickles down to the dedicated domestic racers and those with a heavy wallet, before becoming common place. Disc braked road bikes are a rare exception to the rule. […]

The new freehub body has a 40 tooth ratchet with 4 pawl engagement. In simple terms this means that the time taken for the drive chain to start moving when you shift from freewheeling to pedalling is quicker – meaning you can get off to a quicker start when you need to. If you’re road […]

Pro Rides – Fuji 2014 Fuji was founded some 114 years ago. Named after Mount Fuji – a Japanese symbol of strength and endurance, Fuji continues to strive in being one of the best bike brands in the world. Their line-up for 2014 continues this ambition, with their latest generation representing the pinnacle of Fuji […]

Reviews are often maligned within the industry, generally for being terribly generic or biased. I’ve never tried to write one before and just attempting to put some basic thoughts down it quickly became apparent why they seem so generic. It’s also resulted in a three part “first ride” review that’s taken nearly two weeks to […]

Pinnacle bikes are designed by our in-house product manager James Olsen who has helped the brand go from strength-to-strength over the last few years. With 5-star customer reviews and magazine test wins, Pinnacle bikes are one to consider if you’re after great value for money and reliable performance. The tastefully minimal range of city bikes […]

In just over one week we’re launching a brand new store in Sheffield. The youngest addition to our fleet of shops across the UK will open on Saturday 9th February, and we’re celebrating with opening offers, some fantastic competitions and the chance for five people to win £100 vouchers. The store in Queens Road (S23DH) […]

It’s been over two years now since Garmin released the famous Garmin Edge 500 and 800 GPS bike navigation units. They’ve become huge successes and the emergence of Strava definitely gave them another push. When it comes to gadgets, two and a half years is quite long period between old and new models, but all good […]

The Cobalt models are a bit more leisure-orientated/mixed terrain focused than the Neon and Lithium models that have  the urban commuter and tarmac firmly within their sights. With 63mm travel suspension forks up front and efficient full-size 700c wheels shod with high-volume 45c tyres, the Cobalt models prioritize comfort over speed and are designed for […]

Last years’ Dolomite and Gabbro models were widely regarded as the ideal bikes for an introduction to the world of drop bar road bikes, offering great value for money with reliable/dependable specs. With some clever additions to the range there’s greater choice and even better value to be had. On the riding front we’ve tweaked […]

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