The Light Blue Robinson RD 105 review

A bike that performs well and looks great, The Light Blue Robinson is a solid choice as a winter ride

Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Light Blue Robinson RD 105 is a fantastic steel framed bike that will get anyone through the worst of the winter with some good miles in their legs. There are lower cost winter bikes available, but this one is worthy of its price tag

Reasons to buy
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    Comfortable without being a slouch

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    Solid steel frame will shrug off a winter beating

Reasons to avoid
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    Cable discs rather than hydraulic

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    Lower cost bikes of a similar spec are available

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This British designed steel machine is a great choice for winter riding. The disc brakes and full mudguards are just what you need when the weather turns and the solid build will keep you rolling when the roads deteriorate.

Here's our full review of the The Light Blue Robinson RD 105.

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Jack Elton-Walters hails from the Isle of Wight, and would be quick to tell anyone that it's his favourite place to ride. He has covered a varied range of topics for Cycling Weekly, producing articles focusing on tech, professional racing and cycling culture. He moved on to work for Cyclist Magazine in 2017 where he stayed for four years until going freelance. He now returns to Cycling Weekly from time-to-time to cover racing, review cycling gear and write longer features for print and online.