The Specialized Allez series has always offered a mix of do-it-all versatility, quality and value for money – but this year designers at Specialized have made some exciting changes to the range. The Allez range of road bikes has been a favourite at Evans Cycles for over 20 years. Stiff, light and race-inspired, these bikes […]

We love this video collaboration from and IFHT: “How to Be a Road Cyclist”: In fact – we loved it so much, we came up with some of our own signs you’ve become a hardcore roadie.  Here are some of our favourite markers of the roadie: 1)      You go to the sort of parties where unrecognised guests […]

This month’s customer review was written by Marcus Tillbrook on the Norco Indie Drop 2 road bike, and as usual, he is entitled to the £250 voucher. After thinking I’d chosen a “keeper” – hub gears, drum brakes, colour matched mudguards (tart) and finally set up just how I liked it, the frame snapped on […]

We lent out some bikes to a few guys around the company over the summer for a long termer review. From road to mountain, recreation to race, our ride squad put the bikes through their paces and after a few months have got off the saddle to write up their experiences. Simon Alexander is a […]

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 […]

Have you got what it takes to conquer the King of the Pennines?  If you’re looking for a lung busting, leg testing ride that combines stunning scenery with classic climbs and exhilarating descents, you’ll find everything you want when you enter the King of the Pennines with Evans Cycles. The 99 mile route squeezes in […]

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 […]

This month’s customer review was written by Nigel Nash on the Trek Domane 4.3 road bike, and as usual, he is entitled to the £250 voucher. I am very old – 57, but my experience with bikes has been full suspension mountain bikes in the last few years. The attraction of suspension is that firstly, […]

On Sunday 16th June Evans Cycles mechanics will be in Clapham Common between 5-10am ready to assist with any pre-ride issues or just to check your bike over before you begin. The London to Brighton ride is one of the most popular sportives in the summer calendar; the 54-mile route takes riders from the bustling […]

We’re delighted to be supporting a petition set up by The Times newspaper which aims to improve the roads for Britain’s cyclists. We believe that travelling by bike is a fantastic way to save money, get fit, and enjoy the great outdoors, but surveys have shown one of the major things holding people back is a […]