Rouleur Issue 19.8 - the wrap-up

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For the last edition of Desire in 2019, we decided to do things a little differently. Welcome to a wrap-up of issue 19.8. To buy the issue head...

Desire: In-between days, in-between rides

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Desire Editor Stuart Clapp get misty-eyed over dewy mornings and vintage Vespas Words: Stuart Clapp Photographs: Benedict Campbell     Sign up to the Rouleur Chronicle newsletter to receive...

Factor's New Home

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British brand, Factor are going back to where it all began. Superbikes, hyperbikes and everything in-between.

Pinarello’s latest thoroughbred

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There are horses for courses, but Pinarello’s most recent steed has proven it can win on them all. We take a deep dive following a day with the...

Specialized S-Works Roubaix - Parra x Romance

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Do you remember that stunning, uber glamorous Specialized Allez Sprint from the 2018 Rouleur Classic? Romance are at it again and this time they’ve brought the big guns...

Me and my Factor O2

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Rouleur’s Desire editor, Stuart Clapp, recently decided he needed a new bike, but what to get? Should he go with rim brakes or discs? Electronic groupset or not?...

Colnago V3RS

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When you think of Colnago, you’ll likely be drawn to the classic shapes, pure Italian craftsmanship and sublime detailing. The master craftsman and his engineering team have somehow...

Why grovel when you can gravel?

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Issue 19.3 of Desire sees Rouleur’s first foray into the gravel and as usual, we’ve turned the dial up to 11.