Alan Muldoon

Bike Test Editor

Kona Process 153 DL 29

The Process has evolved over the years and the latest Kona Process 153 DL 29 sports 153mm of rear travel and a 160mm fork, just like the 27.5in bike.

best full suspension bikes

The 2019 Cube Stereo 150 29 is bang up-to-date with a stretched out, low-slung frame with neat features, great lines and added standover clearance.

Flowing singletrack has never been a calling card of the Lake District, which is perhaps why this little loop has become such a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike.…

Mountain bike routes direct to your GPS - we've found a new way to let you download routes to GPS, through GPSies.com. Embedded below is a ride from Long Mynd…

A lot of people have been asking us for a GPS download of our route from Dorking Brighton from the January 2009 issue - well here it is.

This Epping Forest route is 95 per cent off-road and 90 per cent singletrack, so what it lacks in undulations, it makes up for with twisty, turny stuff.

For a taster of the mighty Lake District, without the macho climbs and nerve-shattering descents, try this gem just above Keswick.

December’s issue of mbr saw dep ed Denny Milman chasing around the Moors in search of singletrack and inner peace. If you liked reading about it, why not ride it?…

Whyte S-150C

The Whyte S-150C looks set to be the new benchmark 29er trail bike. It feels more solid than a YT Jeffsy and more capable a Specialized Stumpjumper.

This Gower route is stuffed with a great network of trails — many of which offer superb views over the coast.

norco fluid fs

The Norco Fluid FS has long been one of the best entry-level suspension bikes on the market, and for 2019 Norco has raised the bar once again.

marin rift zone

The Marin Rift Zone 1 is the entry-level bike in the range. Designed as a 120mm travel 29er trail bike, all Rift Zones share the same alloy frame.

gt sensor alloy

We've tested the top of the range GT Force, this time it’s the entry-level GT Sensor Alloy. Opposite ends of the price spectrum, they have a lot in common.

best plus bikes 2019

The best Plus bikes deliver more traction, more control and more comfort. Plus bikes aren’t just for plus-size riders. Plus refers to the tyre width.