Ribble Cycles road bikes tested, rated and reviewed on BikeRadar
Ribble Cycles is a British bike company originally established in 1897. Now one of the UK's biggest online bike dealers and selling bikes all over the world, Ribble specialises in using thoroughly road-tested frames from the Far East as the basis of customer-specced bike packages that offer exceptional value for money.
What Ribble bikes are there?
Ribble’s 2017 and 2018 range includes road, cyclocross, gravel, time-trial, triathlon, track and urban bikes.
Club riders the length and breadth of the UK will be familiar with the sight of Ribble’s ultra-affordable 7005 Winter Audax, which is available from just £599 / AU$854.99 (approx $770) for a complete bike.
Other highlights include carbon road bikes such as the Ribble R872, the Ribble Sportive Racing and the super-light Ribble Ultimate SL, which has a frame weighing a claimed 840g. Prices for fully built carbon bikes start at just £799 / AU$1,282.99 (approx $1,030).
For something a little more retro, the Ribble Reynolds 525 has bags of old-school charm.
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Where can I buy Ribble bikes?
Ribble Cycles specialises in online direct-to-consumer sales, but if you want to see a bike in person before committing to buy, there are showrooms located in Preston and Birmingham, England.