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Essential guide: cycling base layers

What to look for when shopping for base layers...

Brand X X-90 pressure washer review

Car-powered bike cleaner for the off-chance it rains this weekend...

dhb M2.0C Carbon Mountain Bike Shoes review

Stiff-soled sneakers at a bargain price, just don't expect to go trekking in them

Showers Pass Double Century EX waterproof jacket review

Highly breathable shell jacket combats rain and sweat

Bikemagic Christmas gift guide: Money no object

Say 'boo' to the recession and ask your rich uncle for one of our luxury selections

Grip Grab Windster helmet liner review

Chill beating head-covering for cold days.

Say hello to Bikemagic's new editor, James McKnight

New Bikemagic helmer to be based in Monmouth.

Grip Grab Raptor gloves review

Cosy top-quality winter gloves

Quick peeks: new gear from Full Beam, Grip Grab, Giro, Bell, Specialized, Showers Pass & Airwave

New lids, lights, gloves and jackets to tempt you to open your wallet.

Giant 2013: More 29ers, more carbon

World's biggest bike maker gets deeper into big wheels with 120mm trail bike.

Joe Higgins: Scott's Genius engineer on wheel sizes and designing bikes

How does a new bike come to be? How do you become a bike designer? What size wheels will we all be riding? Here's the low down from a man who knows.

2013 Trek Fuel EX 7 competition: We have a winner!

Suffolk rider lands great-handling classic trail bike

First look: Pearl Izumi X Project shoes

With the new X Project shoes, Pearl Izumi claims to have the perfect mountain biking footwear: light, stiff for riding but with the right flex for walking. We went to Sardinia to check them out.

Andystand AS.2 bike stand review

Simple, convenient and sturdy bike stand

Dalby mini-expo and Bike Barn launch this weekend

Demo 2013 bikes from Scott, Santa Cruz and more

Cycle Show: New goodies from Marzocchi, X-Fusion, Velocite, Storck, Intrepid, Diamondback, Haibike & more.

We rummage in the bike industry's cupboards to bring you some hidden gems from the NEC bike show

First look: Silva Pave light

550 lumens from small but perfectly formed LED pair