A bike wheel upgrade is one of the most significant changes a cyclist can make. Not only will a slick pair of hoops vastly improve your ride and responsiveness, but faster acceleration and deceleration will mean more speed and better performance of your bike overall.
We’ve put together a selection of the best wheel upgrades available at Chain Reaction Cycles, covering cross-country riding, all-mountain/enduro and downhill.
Stans No Tubes Crest S1 MTB Wheelset
Designed to be durable and give you a reliable ride at a price which doesn’t break the bank. Engineered with Stans WideRight system which gives your tyres more volume, a wider tread pattern and improved sidewall stability.
Hope Fortus 26 MTB Wheelset
Ready for tackling the most challenging cross-country courses, the Fortus 26 features their super-popular Pro 4 hub.
Nukeproof Neutron V2 Wheels
The Nukeproof Neutron V2 wheels have been redesigned to give your incredibly fast and smooth rolling performance. The 6066 alloy rim has been tested to ensure the rim is light enough for aggressive trail riding and strong enough for downhill riders.
Hope Fortus 30 MTB Wheelset
Created for cross-country exertions and brilliant out on the trails the Fortus 30 wheelset balances power and pace for a consistent roll in unpredictable terrains.
Nukeproof Horizon V2 Wheels
The Horizon wheels have been revised for fast and smooth-rolling performance. The rear wheel hub has 102 points of engagement with a thicker sidewall for added strength.
DT Swiss E 1700 SP 30mm Wheels
The DT Swiss E 1700 SP 30mm wheel is ideal for every enduro exertion with a 30mm internal rim to ensure balance and delivers a gripping performance for every mountain terrain.
Mavic Deemax 21 Boost MTB Wheelset
One of Mavic’s most durable wheelsets ever, this wheelset has been developed with the brand’s top pro-riders, tested and proven to conquer the harshest conditions faced by gravity riders.
Hope Fortus 35 MTB Wheelset
This dynamic duo from Hope ensure a steady and stable performance allowing you to give it your all from start to finish.
Mavic E-Deemax 35 MTB Wheelset
With exception traction, stability and control this wheelset has been built specifically for the most demanding of e-bike trail adventures.