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

Saracen Zen review

Saracen Zen

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

Whyte 905 review

Whyte bikes 905

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

Hottest bikes of 2014: 10 dream machines we can’t wait to ride


All the most exciting bikes of 2014 in one place

Hottest bikes of 2014: Commencal Meta Titanium €2,099 (frame only)

Commencal Meta Titanium 2014

Why Commencal’s Meta Titanium brings a classic material into the 21st century

Trail hardtails on test in January’s MBR!

MBR January 2014 Mountain Bike Rider magazine

Plus your guide to one of the Lake District’s greatest rides, winter jackets on test, how to tackle technical climbs and loads more

Whyte 901 review

Whyte 901 mountain bike

Whyte’s 901 hardtail is a stiff, stable and excellently balanced package for out on the trails

Ragley Piglet 2 Review

Ragley Piglet 2 review

Read our first impressions of the quintessentially British Piglet hardtail

Kona Explosif 27.5 review

Kona Explosif 27.5

The 650b Kona Explosif 27.5 is a do-it-all hardtail with a steel frame, 120mm fork and 20 gears

Voodoo Aizan

Voodoo Aizan 29er

Check out this review of the VooDoo Aizan 29er hardtail, the little brother of the award-winning Bizango