Focus Paralane Ultegra review

The Focus Paralane Ultegra sits one down from the top of the company’s new endurance range and it is a bike with all-round appeal

Focus Paralane Ultegra
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Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Paralane could be the one and only bike you own. It will do everything you'll need it to do: use it for your everyday commutes, take it on family trips and it's ideal for gran fondos. It will work in each and every situation you throw at it.

Reasons to buy
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    Very comfortable rear end

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    28mm tyres and disc brakes

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    Looks great

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    Stable in every situation

Reasons to avoid
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    Harsh front end

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The Focus Paralane is the new endurance bike range from the German manufacturer and is available in 10 options.

Starting at £1,299 the entry model has an aluminium frameset with a Shimano Tiagra hydraulic groupset. The range-topping Paralane costs £5,699 and has carbon frameset built up with SRAM eTap. The Paralane line also includes two female-specific bikes.

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