2017 Road Bike Buyer's Guide

The new year means a crop of new and improved road bikes — many of which are already available at your local shop or online. From aerodynamic bikes built for speed to adventure bikes designed for heading off the beaten path, there’s something for everyone. Disc brakes are still a popular trend, as several companies are finally ready (after years of research and development) to release disc-equipped versions of popular models. Here’s at look at 15 great options, all of which are either entirely new models or offer significant refinements over their predecessors.