BikeRadar’s complete guide to 2010 road bikes and kit

Massive round-up of all the latest products

Road: BikeRadar's complete guide to 2010

This article is your one-stop shop for information about all the exciting new road bikes and products being launched for 2010.


We’ve scoured trade shows, attended launches and gone the extra mile to bring you the most comprehensive coverage of the latest kit that will soon be hitting shop shelves.

We’ll be bringing you reviews on BikeRadar as soon as we get the chance to put these bikes, components and accessories to the test, but until then, sit back, relax and read on…


Eurobike: BMC stiffen Team Machine SLR01

Lighter, stiffer… faster?

Eurobike: Bianchi unveil 2010 line-up

Classic fixies to carbon full-sussers

Cannondale’s 2010 road highlights

Weight reduction, refinement and value from Connecticut

Cannondale 2010 road launch

Including the new SuperSix Hi-Mod flagship


Cervélo stay aero, gets new colours in 2010

Test Team succeeding; framesets staying unchanged

Cycle Show 09: Condor mix old with new

Established for over 60 years, Condor have a genuine claim on what is now fashionable ‘old-school’ steel frame building

Dahon roll out Midtown Mini line

Ultra-compact folding commuter bikes based on the company’s popular Japanese models

Cycle Show 09: Demon Frameworks

Work-of-art bikes from Southampton, UK

Cycle Show 09: Enigma road and mountain bikes

New models include the Eos road frame and a blinged out ‘show-only’ Elle women’s bike with 18-carat gold plated parts

Gary Fisher 2010 road launch

Edgy and versatile road racers from the mountain bike icon

Genesis 2010: UK-designed mountain, road and cyclo-cross bikes

Aluminium, steel and titanium models

Giant’s upcoming carbon fibre cyclo-cross bike

Giant’s highly finished appearance suggests that production models may not be all that far off…

Kona 2010: New mountain bikes, road models and more

Mix of new arrivals and old favourites

Eurobike: Litespeed do carbon again

Titanium maestros introduce Archon C1, C2 and C3 line


Eurobike: Merckx launches women’s line

Is the Cannibal softening, or getting wiser?

Moots unveil new Vamoots RSL road frame

Moots stick to their titanium guns with a road frame that they claim to be their best performer to date

Ridley 2010 preview: Lots of changes for aluminium models

New road and cyclo-cross models, and a mountain bike

Sabbath to launch new titanium models at Cycle Show

Silk Emperor, Silk Road Alp and Silk Route debuted

Cycle Show 09: SE Bikes singlespeed/fixies

Everything from BMX race bikes to fixies and commuters

Eurobike: Scott flex urban muscles

Revamped footwear and some carryovers

Specialized 2010: Women’s road bikes and more

Shoes, saddles, clothing, eyewear, helmets and tyres

Specialized 2010 road preview: Tarmac SL3; Secteur; Roubaix; Shiv

Thorough revamps and overhauls across the range


Eurobike: Storck unveil Aero 2 speed machine

Storck cast themselves onto the cutting edge of time trial/triathlon bike design with the introduction of their latest carbon fibre Aero 2

Trek 2010: Freeride, jumping, Gary Fisher, cyclo-cross, women’s

Trek World fills remaining bike lineup holes for 2010

Cycle Show 09: Viva bikes

A Danish company, Viva have been making eye-catching machines with the urban rider in mind

Cycle Show 09: Women’s round-up

Cannondale’s Synapse Carbon Feminine bike, plus clothing from Cyclodelic, bSpoke and more


New Helium travel case from Biknd

Blends the protection of a hard travel case with the weight and convenience of a soft case

Cycle Show 09: New lights and luggage from Brompton

Folding bike accessories updated

Castelli winter clothing

Mannaggia! jacket and Diluvio gloves and overshoes

Eurobike: Road hubs from Chris King

Lighter, quieter and silkier plus new BB and headset

Eurobike: Full Speed Ahead in 2010

New ‘cross brakes and refinements

Fyxation’s urban offerings

Urban and fixed-gear components from Wisconsin-based company


Geax & Vittoria: 2010 tyres for road, dirt and e-bikes

Italian rubber to meet the road (and dirt)

Giro’s new Havik 2 sunglasses

Alberto Contador wore these new Havik 2s to victory at the 2009 Tour de France

Just in: Lightweight Standard C III clincher wheelset

German carbon wheel specialists broaden their reach in the high-end road wheel market

Mavic 2010 at Eurobike

New computers, wheels, clothes and shoes

New Vector power meter from MetriGear

One of the most promising designs we’ve seen in years

Eurobike 2009: NiteRider, DT Swiss and Van Nicholas

Outrageously priced $4,500 Oakley C SIX carbon sunglasses with a carbon fibre frame CNC-machined from a single chunk of composite

Eurobike: Oval introduce new forks

15-20 percent reduced drag, they say


Park Tool’s revamped repair stand and tools

The new PRS-25 Team Issue Portable Stand looks to be easily Park’s best repair stand to date

Eurobike: Pearl Izumi update footwear for 2010

Re-energised range

Reynolds debut $6,000 wheelset at Eurobike

Ultra-high-end RZR 46T road wheel developed with Paul Lew

Eurobike: SRAM’s new aluminium road wheels, exclusive RockShox bits

Expanded power meter range too

First look: Santini Dart winter clothing

Stave off the cold in the winter months

Eurobike: Selle Italia preview Naked saddle and more

Plus new kit from Answer and X-Fusion

Shimano’s new shoes, pedals and wheelsets

Ultegra-level wheels, Dura-Ace version of Shimano ultra-premium Yumeya hop-up kit and much more

Sidi’s shoes for 2010

Sidi celebrate their 50th anniversary in the best way possible – with new shoe models plus an awesome new colour for 2010

Eurobike: TRP’s new brakes

Road and mountain bike stoppers

New brakes from The Hive and Avid

The Hive are best known for mountain bike brakes but their new REVL calipers demonstrate their mettle in the road arena, too


Eurobike: Time’s new pedals, shoes and framesets

179g iClic Titan Carbon pedals complement new shoes

Eurobike: Tune use magnets in new hub

Anniversary gruppo and other bits from Germany

Urbana offer simple commuting solution

Montreal-based Urbana Bikes take the concept of ‘one size fits all’ to a different level with their colourful and versatile commuter and transport line

Eurobike 2009: Zipp’s Super-9 disk, 101 clincher and RZR shifter

New kit from the aero specialists

Eurobike: Scale-defying brakes, hubs and more


Ultra light bits from Germany