Bicycle Network: Bikes 'n' Bits
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Affordable road bikes
You don't have to refinance your mortgage to afford a quality road bike. Sam Patterson checked out an entry-level and a mid-range package.
Do you have to spend a lot, or will budget road bike do the trick? Kate Reeves makes a comparison to see just what those extra dollars buy you.
Kona Dew Deluxe vs Saints Fabrication
Pack small travel fast.If you prefer a bit of origami to pulling off your front wheel everytime you travel, why not try a foldable bike?
The mountain bike all-rounder. Big bucks or budget? Marcus Walker of Walkers Wheels and radio 3RRR weighs up scrimping versus spending on a steed for city streets.
Bike couriers love single-speed bikes for their simple, single-minded designs. Now style-conscious commuters are ditching derailleur systems for track-inspired, gear-free bikes. Steve White tests two models made for the mass market.
Trying a touring bike for the first time? Should you spend $3000 or will a $1000 bike do? Craig Garrett tests the Mongoose Randonneur and the Cannondale T2000.
Tough crossbreeds.Born in Europe to cope with demanding obstacle races, the Cyclocross is a hardy bike with both off-road clout and speed. Malachi Moxon reports.
What are they and what are they good for? Gear guru Mark Horner looks at a few locally made models for people taking the laid-back approach.
Anatomy of a bike
A visual glossary of the major bike components
Checklist for bike buyers
Your bike buying list of essentials
Selecting the right bike for your child
E-bikes charge ahead
Sales of power-assist bikes are taking off throughout the world. Simon Vincett tested 18 Australian options.
Hire bikes & tours
If you are new to Melbourne and don't have a bike there are many options if you want to explore by a bike! Hire a bike for a day or a week, or join one of the city tours available.
The perfect bike fit
Iain Treloar gets tested, prodded and probed in his search for the perfect bike fit.
Turn your bike into a roadie
Can't afford a roadie? Give your MTB or hybrid a makeover!