220 Triathlon

bicycle wheels compared:

Race Wheels

What was tested? Ten bicycle race wheels were reviewed and tested. Go to magazine

Results of this test:

88mm Carbon Tubular Wheelset
1

Strada 88mm Carbon

92% – Best on Test

"Genuine race wheels - great value with a truly personal touch."

   
2

Ceepo Raad Carbotec

89% – Ed's Choice

"These might lose you time on the flat but you'll eat it up on the climbs."

   
Strike / Assault Wheelset
3

Reynolds Strike / Assault

88% – Ed's Choice

"Brilliant braking, good combination of rim sizes and great versatility."

   
Vision Trimax Pro
4

Vision Trimax Pro

87% – Best Buy

"A prudent and versatile upgrade for mid-priced steeds."

   
EC90TT
5

Easton EC 90 TT

85%

"Helium light and blisteringly fast, but will leave a big dent in your bank balance."

   
F9R with DT Swiss 190
5

FFWD Fast Forward F9R DT190

85%

"Not for windy days or significant hills but on the right course they'd be smoking."

   
Ultra Windows Disc
7

Erox Ultra Window

83%

"Fast and furious on the flat but you'd only get them out on race day."

   
SRAM S60
8

SRAM S60

78%

"Versatility and aero performance more than make up for the extra weight."

   
Clincher Carbon 58
10

American Classic Carbon 58 Clincher

77%

"Solid, strong and, once up to speed, fast and flat road rollers."

   
Gavia-P55 MH Clincher
10

Pro-Lite Gavia P55 MH Clincher

75%

"A good choice for big, strong, powerful riders on flat roads."