BIKE RADAR SAID......
"The ultimate Sportive Bike"
"The Synapse Hi-Mod Black Inc is the king of the range; it's the ultimate gran fondo bike. It is light, smooth and easy to ride, with an exciting race-bred edge. Not many of us will be able to stump up this kind of cash for a bike"
"Ascending on a bike weighing under 7kg (15.4lb), equipped with an 11-28 cassette is always going to be comfortable. Descents on endurance designs are often stable, but they can also be sedate. The Synapse has stability, but its speed potential is stellar. On a favourite test loop descent in blustery, rainy conditions we nudged over 47mph – impressive in the dry, but in the wet? Unheard of"