Watch a preview of 2014′s Hardtail of the Year (VIDEO)

Hardtail of the Year: the search for the best hardtail

Watch footage from Bike Park Wales as MBR tests the best hardtails on the market

Kona Process 134 review

Kona Process 134 review

Ultra-modern geometry and wonderfully sensitive suspension on this 650b trail bike

Cube Stereo HPC 120 Pro review


Cube’s new 120mm travel Stereo covers ground like an XC bike, while its fun character and relaxed attitude still shine through. We ask, is this the best Stereo to date?

Exclusive: Specialized Stumpjumper 650b


Specialized has developed a 650b wheelsize version of its Stumpjumper FSR trail bike… and we’ve got an exclusive first ride

Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Comp Evo review

Specialized Stumpjumper Evo FSR 29er

The bike that sets the benchmark for trail riding

Trek Remedy 8 29 review

Trek Remedy 8 29

See how the Trek Remedy 8 29er fared against the Orange Five and Specialized Stumpjumper

Saracen Zen review

Saracen Zen

While most bikes companies are coming to terms with 650b wheels, Saracen is celebrating the Zen’s second birthday

Specialized S-Works Epic Carbon review

SWAT multi-tool is integrated into shock mount

A lightweight race machine with diverse trail-blazing capabilities… and a SWAT kit.

Orange Five 29 S review

Orange Five 29 S

Orange’s classic Five turns 29er, but does it match up to the cream of the big-wheeled crop?

Whyte 905 review

Whyte bikes 905

Riders reap the benefits as Whyte pushes the boundaries of hardtail geometry