bike test

TESTED: Intense Carbine

TESTED: Intense Carbine

The revamped Carbine is strong enough to withstand the abuse of the Enduro World Series - and hella aggressive. 4 Dec 2017
TESTED: Devinci Django Carbon 27.5

TESTED: Devinci Django Carbon 27.5

Do you tango, Django? Chris Herron puts Devinci's latest trail bike through it's paces. 16 Nov 2017
TESTED: Trek Powerfly FS 7

TESTED: Trek Powerfly FS 7

The Trek Powerfly FS 7 is based off of the awesome Fuel EX trail bike, an impressive spec list and designed to shred. The question is. Do you want an e-MTB? 4 Oct 2017
TESTED: Cube Limited Pro HT

TESTED: Cube Limited Pro HT

This affordable hardtail may just give you that excuse to return to your roots. Introducing the Cube Limited Pro hardtail. 26 Sep 2017
TESTED: Merida E-One Sixty 900E

TESTED: Merida E-One Sixty 900E

E-bikes, or pedal-assist bikes, are part of cycling now and are increasingly becoming part of mountain biking. See if we can give you a reason to participate. 14 Sep 2017
Tested: Bosch Performance Line CX E-MTB mode

Tested: Bosch Performance Line CX E-MTB mode

Bosch's upgrade adds a new variable power mode to their e-bikes, designed to make your pedal assist ride feel totally natural. 11 Sep 2017
TESTED: YT IND. JEFFSY CF PRO RACE 27

TESTED: YT IND. JEFFSY CF PRO RACE 27

Have you met Jeffsy's younger brother? Also Jeffsy..... Introducing the Jeffsy CF Pro Race 27" 2 Sep 2017
First Ride: 2018 Devinci Spartan

First Ride: 2018 Devinci Spartan

The steeper and rougher the trail, the better the 2018 Spartan seems to work 18 Aug 2017
TESTED: Cube Stereo 140 HPA PRO

TESTED: Cube Stereo 140 HPA PRO

The entry level Cube Stereo 140 HPA Pro is a burly beast that will likely suit the strongest riders 26 Jul 2017
TESTED: Avanti Competitor Plus 2

TESTED: Avanti Competitor Plus 2

Avanti prove with their Competitor Plus 2 that they are able to build a great riding trail bike at a great price 19 Jul 2017
TESTED: Trek Remedy 9.8

TESTED: Trek Remedy 9.8

The Trek Remedy 9.8 offers versatile, technical, all-day riding that will put a big smile on your face 11 Jul 2017
TESTED: Norco Sight Carbon 9.2

TESTED: Norco Sight Carbon 9.2

At the beefier end of 'trail' the Norco Sight Carbon 9.2 tips it over into 'All Mountain' with well thought out geometry and a solid parts package. But how does it ride? 1 Jul 2017
TESTED: Focus Jam

TESTED: Focus Jam

Focus. It’s a name that conjures images of precision, German engineering, clarity of thought and exactness of motion. Jam (noun); A fruit conserve, delicious on toast. We put the Focus Jam to the toast. We mean test.. 14 Jun 2017
TESTED: Salsa Woodsmoke Carbon 27.5 plus

TESTED: Salsa Woodsmoke Carbon 27.5 plus

Salsa is a brand that all too frequently flies under the radar with quality, well designed and hard riding bikes. Can the Salsa Woodsmoke Carbon 27.5+ keep up the tradition? 4 Jun 2017
TESTED: Rocky Mountain Element 950 RSL

TESTED: Rocky Mountain Element 950 RSL

Chris Herron hits the trails with the Rocky Mountain Element 950 RSL and returns with results. 29 May 2017
TESTED: Santa Cruz Hightower C-S

TESTED: Santa Cruz Hightower C-S

29er trail bikes might not be your jam, and our tester wasn't so sure either - until he jumped on board the Santa Cruz Hightower and let it rip on the trails. Check out Adam Macbeth's thoughts on the the Hightower in 29er form. 14 May 2017
TESTED: MERIDA BIG. TRAIL 800

TESTED: MERIDA BIG. TRAIL 800

This is not your average hardtail, tune in for some fun times and see just what makes the Merida Big trail succeed. 10 May 2017
TESTED: Trek Stache

TESTED: Trek Stache

In an industry of ever-evolving genres and standards, you’d be forgiven for seeing a 29+ bike for the first time and saying, “Urgh, not another style!” but perhaps hold your tongue. 3 May 2017
TESTED: Whyte G-160

TESTED: Whyte G-160

Do you love a casual climb and a hardcore descent? Well the Whyte G -160 could be for you. 27 Apr 2017
TESTED: KTM Lycan 272

TESTED: KTM Lycan 272

Have KTM created a well-built bike that is a ‘true mountain bike’? Is it the one bike to do it all ? 19 Apr 2017
TESTED: Lapierre Zesty AM527

TESTED: Lapierre Zesty AM527

The Zesty AM 527 is the mid-spec full carbon framed model of the Zesty AM range. Sitting with 150mm travel front and rear the Zesty AM 527 is an ideal “One Bike to Rule them All” for Australian trail riding conditions. 21 Mar 2017