BikeRadar Bargains: cheap road wheels bonanza

Pick up a new set of wheels in the summer sales from our selection of delectable hoops

A new set of wheels is bound to refresh any bike, and with the summer sales in full swing, there's a host of great, cheap road wheel deals to choose from.

As well as some high-end carbon tastiness, we have some cheaper alloy options too — a perfect replacement for your go-fast wheels in the coming winter months.

Scroll on to see five of the best road bike wheel bargains on the net this week. 

Superstar Elite 30 Zeal wheelset — £359.99 £229.99

Superstar's wheels have consistently impressed us
Superstar's wheels have consistently impressed us

Superstar's road wheels have impressed us before and these hardy alloy wheels look like an ideal training or entry-level race option.

The rims have a slightly more old school 14mm internal width than Superstar's more modern wheels, but should still hold up pretty well, with spares easy to find for the Zeal Pro hubs.

Shimano Ultegra 6800 wheelset tyre and tube bundle — £464.97 £372.97

We reckon these Ultegra 6800 wheels paired with GP4000 SII tyres will make a great day-to-day wheelset
We reckon these Ultegra 6800 wheels paired with GP4000 SII tyres will make a great day-to-day wheelset

CRC has a whole host of deals on its wheels and this entry-level set of Shimano hoops, paired with a set of Continental GP4000 SII tyres, caught our eye. 

Rolling on Shimano's legendary cup and cone hubs, and laced up with bladed spokes, this bundle is a compelling buy with a 20 percent saving on RRP.

Shimano RX830 wheelset — £799.98 £295.98

Shimano's RX830 wheelset is a compelling buy with a healthy 63% discount
Shimano's RX830 wheelset is a compelling buy with a healthy 63% discount

We've spent some time on Shimano's RX830 wheels — an all round, gravel-cross-ish, carbon laminate wheelset — and while they were decent performers, they were let down by their relatively high price. 

Well, thankfully they can be picked up for a song, with up to a whopping 64 percent off at Chain Reaction Cycles currently.

Campagnolo Bora One 35 tubular dark label road wheelset — £1,405 £1,078.99

If you're looking for some go-fast wheels, these are a great shout
If you're looking for some go-fast wheels, these are a great shout

Do you need some super-light, fast wheels for your pew-pew speed machine? Willing to spend slightly crazy money on said wheels? If so, these carbon beauties from Campagnolo are well worth your consideration.

At a claimed 1,215g for the pair, these quick wheels are sure to lustify any race bike.

Shimano RS11 wheelset — £159.99 £99.99

Shimano's RS11 wheelset is one of the most popular stock workshop replacements out there
Shimano's RS11 wheelset is one of the most popular stock workshop replacements out there

Long a favourite spare stock item of bike shops across the country, these budget wheels from Shimano are even more appealing than ever with a healthy 38 percent discount from Ribble.

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