Van Bikeradar: How to avoid bonking on a bike ride

The bonk is a funny name for a terrible feeling, when suddenly there’s nothing left in the tank, the legs turn to jelly, and getting to the finish or just back home becomes an altogether supreme effort of will. In a race or sportive, bonking certainly means game over. Your hopes of a good placing […]

Van Bikeradar: How to stop disc brake noise: 9 ways to fix squealing disc brakes

Disc brakes offer confidence-inspiring and consistent braking, even in wet weather. They’re generally very reliable and durable components, but disc brakes can make a lot of noise if they’re not set up correctly or contaminated. That noise can sound like a ‘ting-ting-ting’ as you ride, or a squeal/squeak as you stop. Want quiet disc brakes? […]

Van Bikeradar: We’re hiring! Six new jobs available on the BikeRadar team

Come and work for BikeRadar! We’re recruiting for six new roles on the BikeRadar team, across BikeRadar.com and our YouTube channel. That’s right, six new positions – all of which can be filed squarely under ‘dream job’. We’re expanding our video team and, as part of that, we’re looking for three presenters & scriptwriters and […]

Van Bikeradar: Best touring bikes 2022: top tourers for your next adventure

The best touring bikes will enable you to cover the miles in comfort and fully laden. Here are our top picks on the market, as reviewed by the BikeRadar test team. Any bike can feasibly be used as a touring bike – gravel and adventure bikes, road bikes, flat-bar hybrid bikes, and even mountain bikes […]