We really can’t stress enough just how much a proper bike fitting will improve your overall ride and comfort – so buy from a shop that offers this service.
Allez £599 Dynamic, versatile, full carbon fork, and decent ownbrand wheels and tyres for the price. Issue 354 specialized.com
Supersix Evo Ultegra £2,099 A top-quality racing ride with classic frame lines. Allows you to stretch out long. Issue 338 cannondale.com
Propel Advanced Pro £3,128 An impressively fast aero bike package for serious value money. Versatility at its finest. Issue 355 giant-bicycles.com
Aeroad CF SLX £4,499 Searingly fast, accurate and responsive; ready to race out of the box. Issue 340 canyon.com
R5 Disc £7,299 Great handling, smooth ride quality and highest levels of equipment to match the best. Issue 356 cervelo.com