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Most Recommended Road Bikes of 2020

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Looking for a new road bike so you can start riding with your friends, train for a race, or just upgrade your current bike? This list brings together the most recommended road bikes by our Curated experts to customers of all different backgrounds, budgets, and goals. See what they are recommending, but make sure you ask your expert for some free, personalized advice, so you can find the best road bike for you.
Vilano Shadow 3.0 Road Bike with Shimano STI Integrated Shifters
Recommended 322 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Mitchell HarnettCycling Expert Nathan SilverCycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Rutledge SCycling Expert Adam ConnetCycling Expert Luke ThompsonCycling Expert Brandon M.Cycling Expert Mike KilroyCycling Expert Timothy SquibbCycling Expert Tyler BrownCycling Expert Matai Curzon
What it’s good for

Introduction to road and fitness riding. Not as precise as other bikes out there, but unbeatable performance for the money!

Reviewed By
Cycling Expert Gordon Platt
Gordon Platt
Out of stock
Livall O2 Alps 8Sp Smart Road Bike Bicycle Outdoor Sport & Recreation
Recommended 225 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Nathan SilverCycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Daryl MorrisonCycling Expert Mitchell HarnettCycling Expert Rutledge SCycling Expert Hannah MilloyMountain Bike Expert Andrew PryorCycling Expert Mason BorenCycling Expert Allen StoneCycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Tommy ClappCycling Expert Mackenzie VCycling Expert Bailey Zellers
What it’s good for

Hitting the streets, getting your heart rate up, never missing a beat. A great fitness machine.

Reviewed By
Lisa C. she/they
$999.99
Cannondale 700 M S6 EVO Crb Disc Ult Road Bike
Recommended 129 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyMountain Bike Expert Gregory HCycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Mitchell HarnettCycling Expert Dalton C.Mountain Bike Expert Andrew PryorCycling Expert Daryl MorrisonCycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Clint LathamCycling Expert Michael PleimlingCycling Expert Gordon PlattCycling Expert Rutledge SCycling Expert Luke ThompsonCycling Expert J.W. Pogue
What it’s good for

Road everything. Climbing, descending, sprinting, you name it. Great for putting in training miles, and with a full carbon frame, it practically climbs hills for you. And with disk breaks, it has great stopping, even in the rain.

Reviewed By
Cycling Expert Jon Cz
Jon Cz
Out of stock
Cannondale W Synapse Disc Ultegra Road Bike
Recommended 92 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Nathan SilverCycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Mitchell HarnettMountain Bike Expert Gregory HCycling Expert Eric RednerCycling Expert Andre AsselinCycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Carl LehtolaCycling Expert Matt CarcaterraCycling Expert Megan DCycling Expert Tommy ClappCycling Expert Adam MockCycling Expert Nolan Dutton
What it’s good for

Great components and disc brakes combine to make this the perfect endurance road bike that can still go fast when you want it to.

Reviewed By
Adam L.
Out of stock
Cannondale 700 F S6 EVO Crb 105 Road Bike
Recommended 80 times by Curated experts
Mountain Bike Expert Gregory HCycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Matt WoodCycling Expert Mitchell HarnettCycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Daryl MorrisonMountain Bike Expert Andrew PryorCycling Expert Robert PackhamCycling Expert Matt M.Cycling Expert Brandon JCycling Expert Lucas ColleyCycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Ethan Kittle
What it’s good for

This bike will be really light and give you a smooth and fast ride. This bike will be a tad more on the aggressive side but the smaller side will still give you a comfortable ride.

Reviewed By
Cycling Expert Matt M.
Matt M.
Out of stock
Viathon G.1 Force Carbon Gravel Bike
Recommended 57 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Mitchell HarnettCycling Expert Brandon M.Cycling Expert Scott McGillCycling Expert Rutledge SCycling Expert Eric MezaCycling Expert Eric PhaneufCycling Expert Nathan SilverCycling Expert Jack SpicerCycling Expert Emma CCycling Expert Mike Pro
What it’s good for

It's lightweight has a great groupset for the money. It will be prefect for coffee and club ride. You can also take it on all day long epics.

Reviewed By
Cycling Expert Jack Spicer
Jack Spicer
Out of stock
Cannondale 700 F S6 EVO Crb Disc Ult Road Bike
Recommended 56 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Nathan SilverCycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Brandon M.Cycling Expert Cory MeclCycling Expert Emma CMountain Bike Expert Gregory HCycling Expert Brandon JCycling Expert Rutledge SCycling Expert Martina PlatteCycling Expert Brett PetersCycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Daryl MorrisonCycling Expert Tim Remick
What it’s good for

Great overall road bike with excellent ride characteristics. Ultegra is an awesome groupset from Shimano providing reliable shifts and braking performance at a competitive weight and price.

Reviewed By
Cycling Expert Mark Graham
Mark Graham
Out of stock
Cannondale 700 M S6 EVO HM Disc D/A Road Bike
Recommended 53 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Michael PleimlingCycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Rutledge SCycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Max FierekCycling Expert Sam McCarthyCycling Expert Adam L.Mountain Bike Expert Gregory HCycling Expert Evan LapkaCycling Expert Mitchell HarnettCycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Daryl MorrisonCycling Expert Matt WoodMountain Bike Expert Nick Bunker
What it’s good for

Long road rides or racing. This bike would make it as easy as possible on your legs to pedal all day or sprint alongside anyone else. The easy and reliable shifting paired with the carbon frame and wheels would give you a comfortable ride.

Reviewed By
Cycling Expert Seth Donaldson
Seth Donaldson
$7,200.00
Cannondale 700 F Synapse Crb Ult Road Bike
Recommended 54 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Nathan SilverMountain Bike Expert Gregory HCycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Mike KilroyCycling Expert Evan LapkaCycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Daryl MorrisonCycling Expert Adam ConnetCycling Expert Adam MockCycling Expert Matt M.Cycling Expert Tyler BrownCycling Expert Emma C
What it’s good for

Carbon, Ultegra components, top of the line technology, and a sleek black paint job. Top of the line performance. This is a road warrior machine that's not afraid to push the limits.

Reviewed By
Lisa C. she/they
Out of stock
Cannondale 700 M SystemSix Crb Ult Di2 Road Bike
Recommended 48 times by Curated experts
Cycling Expert Adam L.Cycling Expert Lisa C. she/theyCycling Expert Nathan SilverCycling Expert Bailey ZellersCycling Expert Michael PopeCycling Expert Brandon M.Cycling Expert Sam McCarthyCycling Expert Daryl MorrisonCycling Expert Carl LehtolaCycling Expert Dalton C.Cycling Expert Griffin HardyCycling Expert Andrew KruegerCycling Expert Clint LathamCycling Expert Jose Luciano Zamudio
What it’s good for

Racing and true aggressive road riding. It's geometry is incredibly forward and aggressive.

Reviewed By
Lucas Colley
Out of stock
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