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S-Works Tarmac SL7

The Specialized S-Works Tarmac is to cycling what the Ferrari 412 T2 is to motorsport, one of the most successful machines in modern history. The next iteration of that golden lineage is always going to draw the gaze of the cycling world. So here you are, poised to dive into Specialized's latest 'gamechanger'. Did the big S just replace their quiver of arrows with a spear? Let's see.

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THE COLUMN

HOW CHRIS FROOME CAN WIN THE TOUR DE FRANCE… 2021

This week we’re going to talk about known unknowns. Big in the early 00s thanks to George W. Bush’s warmongering defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld, they relate to probability of outcomes and refer to (duh) the things that we know we don’t know. Their counterparts are the things that we know we know (known knowns), the things that we don’t know we don’t know (unknown unknowns) and, yes, you’ve guessed it, the things that we don’t know we know (unknown knowns).

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Cover Stories

It all started with [Rouleur Executive Editor] Ian Cleverly getting in touch to ask if I was up for going for the cover.

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Inside the peloton

Gallery: Strade Bianche 2020

Gallery: Strade Bianche 2020

The white roads of Tuscany welcomed back the Women's and Men's WorldTours at the weekend, as the 2020 cycling season officially started for the se...

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Gear

AS SEEN IN DESIRE

BMC TeamMachine SLR 2021

The 2021 BMC Teammachine

Words: Miles Baker-Clarke | Photos: BMC Switzerland/ Forstus It's a strange feeling to see so many superbike launches come and go without cycling...

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