Paul Norman

Paul Norman

For a French company, Hutchinson has a very Anglo-Saxon sounding name. That’s because the company was set up in 1853 by US businessman Hiram Hutchinson. Attracted by the grants offered…

GripGrab Ride Waterproof Winter gloves

The GripGrab Ride Waterproof Winter gloves keep your hands warm and dry on the typical winter ride and have a touchscreen thumb

Karcher

The Karcher OC3 portable cleaner lets you pressure wash your bike after a ride, if you're not near a hose. But its 4 litre water reservoir soon runs out

Vielo Sport has set out to sell a small range of bicycles, designed for UK riders and UK conditions. It positions itself as an indie boutique brand. Vielo’s founder, Ian…

Hunt Bike Wheels is broadcasting live from a wind tunnel test facility in Germany, as it refines the aerodynamics for its disc brake wheelsets. It’s an underdeveloped field. Whereas rim…

Specialized Diverge

Gravel bikes and adventure bikes: the basics Gravel bikes sit somewhere between cyclocross bikes and endurance road bikes – they’re more nimble on the road than their mud ready cyclocross brethren, but…

In the days before the UCI stepped in and quashed the use of non-structural components on bikes, Look was making its bikes more slippery by adding fairings to its machines.…

dhb is a brand renowned for providing value for money – its kit is not necessarily the cheapest on the market, but it’s very often the best quality you can…

Prologo Scratch 2 CPC PAS saddle review

Saddles are a very personal contact point, and it’s hard to pin point the ‘very best’. However, there are a few that we’ve found suit the vast majority of testers. The…

With an increase in global numbers of older recreational cyclists looking for a premium road bike, Wilier sees this as a growing market for its products. Many won’t want the…

The Colnago V2-R boasts top notch aero credentials from a prestigious brand. A newer, improved version of the V1-R, updates have been tried and tested in the wind tunnel and…

The Ridley Helium X is Ridley’s lightweight climbing bike, which is a featherweight in the hills yet easily stiff enough to make it in a GC bunch sprint. It’s this…

Like arch-rival Shimano, which has also recently branched out into cycling clothing, Campagnolo has just announced a range of Italian made clothing bearing its famous branding. Campag says that its…

The Xplova X5 Evo is a GPS from computer company Acer. It's got a lot of functionality, including a built in action camera

Ridley Noah SL Disc Ridley’s Noah SL aero bike was tested in the brand’s state of the art windtunnel in Belgium, with its rim brake version ridden by André Greipel.…