Worth for your money

Choosing a new racing bike isn’t easy. There are a huge number of factors which govern whether or not we find particular bikes attractive—or not. It’s a very personal thing. And we haven’t even mentioned price yet. If budget is one of your constraints then there are certainly fewer bike to choose from, but having said that, there is still a wide range of decent machines to choose from. We picked out the best models you can get your hands on for under €1,000 in the Low Countries.