The 10 Most Popular Bike Brands In The UK

The 10 Most Popular Bike Brands In The UK
The 10 Most Popular Bike Brands In The UK

We've listed the 10 most popular bike brands in the UK by average monthly searches, is your bike on the list?

1. Specialized

49,000 average monthly searches

Specialized was founded in California in 1974 by current CEO Mike Sinyard. Specialized has gone on to become one of the market leaders in the bicycle industry and it’s no surprise to see Specialized at the top of this list.

Models you may have heard of: Rockhopper, Venge, Tarmac

2. Giant

33,000 average monthly searches

Founded in 1972 in Taiwan, Giant has always been a market leader and is the largest bicycle manufacturer in the world.

Models you may have heard of: TCR, Contend, Revolt

2. Trek

33,000 average monthly searches

Founded in 1973, Trek is the largest bicycle brand based in the US. Trek created a name for themselves in 1983 when they released their first mountain bike.

Models you may have heard of: Domane, Supercaliber, Émonda

44. Canyon

30,000 average monthly searches

Relatively new to the market compared to its competition, Canyon was founded in Germany in 2002 by Roman Arnold who previously supplied bike parts. Canyon is now sold in more than 100 counties worldwide with a popular direct to consumer model.

Models you may have heard of: Ultimate, Aeroad, Endurace

5. Brompton

22,000 average monthly searches

Founded in 1976, Brompton is a British manufacturer of folding bicycles, arguably the most iconic and well known folding bicycle bike in the world.

Models you may have heard of: CHPT3 Edition, A Line, C Line

6. Ribble

20,000 average monthly searches

Founded in 1897 Ribble joins the list as one of the oldest brands in cycling. Founded in the UK, Ribble has kept its British roots, with a flagship show room in Clitheroe and by sponsoring British continental pro cycling teams.

Models you may have heard of: Endurance SL R, CX SL, Ultra TT

7. Cube

18,000 average monthly searches

Another relatively young bike brand, Cube was founded in 1993. Cube are known for their top-end mountain bikes and thanks to their German heritage are popular in Europe.

Models you may have heard of: Attain, Agree C:62, Litening C:68

8. Raleigh

18,000 average monthly searches

Founded in Nottingham by Sir Frank Bowden in 1887, Raleigh is one of the oldest and best known bike brands. Raleigh now has a wide range of bikes from electric to folding and commuter bikes.

Models you may have heard of: Chopper, Burner, Pioneer

9. Orbea

14,000 average monthly searches

Founded nearly 100 years ago in Spain, Orbea is one of the oldest bike brands in the industry. Orbea has gained popularity over the years after first being featured in the Tour de France in the 1930s.

Models you may have heard of: Orca Aero, Avant, Terra

10. Cannondale

10,000 average monthly searches

Cannondale started in 1973 by manufacturing cycling accessories, they continued to innovate and have always been a pioneering brand working with aluminium in 1983 and carbon in 2004.

Models you may have heard of: Topstone, Synapse, SuperSix Evo


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