Raleigh Strada 6 review

The Raleigh Strada 6 is well-equiped with Shimano Sora components and hydraulic disc brakes, but don't push it too far beyond the daily commute

Raleigh Strada 6

Raleigh Strada 6

Cycling Weekly Verdict

Compared to some rivals, the Raleigh Strada 6 is what we might call a 'traditional' hybrid. It doesn't specialise in one are, but it'll have a game attempt at most cycling duties.

Reasons to buy
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    Excellent brakes

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    Laid-back ride ideal for commuting

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Reasons to avoid
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    Struggles when the road ramps up

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    Uncomfortable on longer rides

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The Raleigh Strada 6 was, until recently, the most expensive hybrid bike in the stable of the legendary British brand. We originally tested it as an option for cycle touring - more of which later - but first let's see how it stacks up as a regular hybrid.

Buy now: Raleigh Strada 6 Hybrid bike at Halfords for £599

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