Ben’s Cycle Reviews: Powerful, Purposeful NiteRider, Cateye Front Lights

Ben's Cycle publishes reviews on bicycle products to help customers make informed decisions.

road.cc really liked the NiteRider Lumina Micro 350 and the Cateye Volt 1600 in two reviews recently.

Both front lights will light your way on dark streets and allow you to be seen by oncoming traffic. But the two are very differently-powered lights! Continue Reading →

Specialized Helmets, Shoes Make Your Ride More Comfortable

Specialized Airnet helmet is an understated, simple, and well-ventilated helmet.

Specialized helmets, shoes, and other accessories are designed to give riders the best ride possible.

The Airnet helmet is a great, relatively low-cost helmet that is simple, yet highly functional. The S-Works road shoes are the best shoes BikeRadar has ever ridden, and the Cliplite mountain shoes are great for riding trails. Continue Reading →

Specialized Crux, Allez, Enduro Great Bikes for Road, Dirt

BikeRadar: For a fraction of the cost of Specialized’s cutting-edge carbon bikes, the Allez alloy line provides a pretty compelling offer: Tarmac-like bottom bracket stiffness, an aerodynamic profile comparable to the original Venge aero bike, a decent weight, and racy handling."

We’re featuring a collection of recent reviews and mentions of race-winning amazing Specialized bikes available from Ben’s Cycle in Milwaukee. Continue Reading →

In a Rough World, BodyFloat Seatpost Smooths Out the Bumps!

Ben's Cycle has the Cirrus BodyFloat seat post smooths out the bumps on the trail or road.

Life is hard enough without sore backs and shoulders from riding on rough roads – or no roads at all.

On your bike, one product to smooth out bumps from whatever kind of road you’re on is the Cirrus Cycles BodyFloat Seatpost. Continue Reading →

The Best Bike Upgrade is a Good Fit

Ben's Cycle has one of the few professional bike fit studios in the state that focuses on a full bio-mechanical fit.

Without a doubt, the best money you can spend on your cycling is getting a fit from a professional bike fitter.

At Ben’s Cycle, Brett Meinke, our highly-trained and experienced fit professional, will work with you to get your fit precisely dialed in so you are more comfortable on the bike and ride more efficiently. Continue Reading →

Winter Cycling: Tips and Tricks to Ride All Winter

Regrease your cleat bolt often to make sure they don't seize in salty corrosive winter conditions.

With some planning and practice, you can ride your bicycle all winter, even in temperatures below zero! road.cc has some great tips for riding in the ice and snow.   Continue Reading →

The Hottest Specialized Bikes of 2015/16

This edition of the Ben's Cycle blog features reviews of Specialized bicycles, including Allez, RipRock, Stumpjumper Fattie6, Fat Boy

Specialized bikes and products continually evolve and improve. We offer reviews on three new bikes for road riding, mountain biking, and kids. Specialized Allez Sprint Preview Bicycling Magazine previewed the Continue Reading →

45NRTH Wolfgar Cycling Boot in Stock at Ben’s Cycle!!

The Wolfgar cycling boot is designed for temperatures below 10 degrees!

  After months of big anticipation, the new Wolfgar winter cycling boots from 45NRTH are now in stock at Ben’s Cycle and benscycle.com!! And given the demand for these boots, Continue Reading →