Vitus Nucleus VR – Best Budget Lockdown Bike?

Vitus Nucleus VR – Best Budget Lockdown Bike?

As the UK goes crazy for mountain bikes during lockdown, this bargain Vitus offers fantastic value for a capable mountain bike to get you on the trails and out and about during lockdown. We think this is the best bike for under £600! At this price point there isn’t much in the way of competition. Offerings from Voodoo and Boardman are specced with good OEM parts and components but offer poor frames, with outdated geometry and ill thought through platforms….

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Specialized Stumpjumper ST – Interest Free Deals from £79 a Month

Specialized Stumpjumper ST – Interest Free Deals from £79 a Month

Grab this fantastic Specialized Stumpjumper from just £79 a month with 0% Interest!!! No Deposit and pay £79.13 a month for 24 Months 0% Interest Free – at Tredz Cycles Total Price £1899. No Deposit and pay £79 a month for 24 Months 0% Interest Free – at Rutland Cycles Total Price £1898. £150 Deposit and pay £142.50 a month for 12 Months 0% Interest Free – at Evans Cycles Total Price £1899. Frame: M5 alloy chassis and rear end,…

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Brand-X Ascend Dropper Seatpost Review

Brand-X Ascend Dropper Seatpost Review

Brand X Ascend Dropper Post – £89.99 (with 35% off) After installation the morning it arrived I then went for an epic trail ride, climbing and descending in the muddy trails of derbyshire dales. Now this is the thing and the revelation, I wasnt expecting much from this budget dropper post but having previously used a Reverb for some time I am astounded that Brand X can produce a better product and retail it at less than half the price!…

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Top 5 – Flat Pedals

Top 5 – Flat Pedals

In no particular order, here are our top 5 flat pedals. Our choice is based on price and value, grip, looks and durability – for enduro style riding. In the interests of sanity, these carry a max price point of £100 cos anything over that is completely unnecessary. No composite pedals allowed, so just proper hard metal pedals for this review.   1. Shimano gr500 Available for £32 from CRC Previously known as Shimano Saint Flats, these dependable and slim…

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Vitus Mythique VRS Review

Vitus Mythique VRS Review

The 2020 Vitus Mythique VRS is a fantastic value all mountain and trail bike suitable for a multitude of riding. With a great spec list, competent geometry and great performance Vitus horst-link suspension platform providing full active braking, plus a good pedal platform with great climbing and descending properties We Reviewed the Vitus Mythique VR a while back and found it to be great value at just £999, with spec list that would be perfect for a beginner to intermediate…

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Vitus Escarpe VR Review with SRAM NX Eagle

Vitus Escarpe VR Review with SRAM NX Eagle

Well blooming heck, this is a bit tasty isnt it! The Vitus Escarpe VR complete bike available at just £2299 – with a spec list that makes for great reading! Vitus are Chain Reaction Cycles own ‘budget’ in house brand of bike, and the budget tag isn’t anything to be put off by, because these bikes mean business. It has no less than 7, 5 star reviews here…. We have ridden countless version of the Escarpe over the past few…

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Wellgo V8 Copy Pedals Review (£5.99)

Wellgo V8 Copy Pedals Review (£5.99)

Wellgo V8 Copy Pedals (Long Term Test) I have used these on my ‘do it all’ trail bike for over 18 months, it gets ridden at least once a week throughout the year. These pedals have never let me down. They offer good grip, good durability and look decent! They are £5.99, yes bloody £5.99!!!!!! So cheap you can buy load of them and fix them to random objects around the home. Like many people, i loved the shape of…

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Vitus Mythique 27 VR Review

Vitus Mythique 27 VR Review

Vitus Mythique 27 VR review The Mythique is the Brand New trail bike from Chain Reaction Cycles in house brand Vitus. With 130mm of travel front and back on a developed horst link 4 bar linkage this is a bike designed to handle a multitude of mtb duties. The lowest priced version in the Mythique lineup offers unbeatable value with a RRP of just £1250 (currently available for just £999) and puts it at the absolute bargain basement of full…

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Cheapest Way to Send a Bike! Post a Bike to Europe

Cheapest Way to Send a Bike! Post a Bike to Europe

How to send a bike in the UK & How to send a bike to europe! Cheap Bike Delivery! Post your bike to UK for under £30 or European Destinations for under £35. If you are selling a bike or frame on Ebay, it’s best to offer delivery if you want top dollar for your item. Loads more buyers will be interested if they can get it delivered to them, rather than having to drive a few hundred miles at…

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