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Ultimate CF SLX Aero Certainly lives up to the hype!

New Zealand Road Cyclist, 03.16

This bike would be suited to riders who want a capable but comfortable race bike, offering versatility as a combine aero, climbing and sprinting machine. Also suitable for all-day adventures due to it's supreme comfort.

Aeroad CF SLX 9.0 SL An aero race bike that plays hard to get


People should know about these bikes, they're that good!

Ultimate CF SLX 9.0 LTD Score: 9 points out of 10

Cycling Weekly, 03.09.15

The Canyon Ultimate is bags of fun and, provided you're willing to put in the effort, makes you faster!

Ultimate CF SL 9.0 Best in test: 8.4 points out of 10

Bikes Etc, Issue 10

As an internet retailer, Canyon has a reputation for producing great value bikes and the Ultimate CF SL 9.0 is no exception.

Aeroad CF SLX 9.0 LTD Overall Winner

Tour, 02/2015

The Aeroad CF SLX achieves both aerodynamic performance with best-in.class comfort.That's what makes it our overall winner.

Aeroad CF SLX "Exceptional"


Deeply appealing aero bike with stunning speed, looks and impressive value for money

Aeroad CF SLX 7.0 Di2 9/10

Cycling Weekly

9/10 - We only had the pleasure of a few weeks with ours, but we most definitely didn’t want to send it back.

Endurace CF 9.0 SL 9/10


Brilliant mid-point between race and sportive bikes at an amazing price.

Ultimate CF SLX 9.0 The best we've ever tested

Outdoor Fitness Magazine,June.

Riding all day? No problem. Racing? The SLX is straining at the leash. If you’re at all interested in speed, responsiveness, lightness and stiffness, you’ll want one of these.

Ultimate CF SL 9.0 AERO 5 out of 5.

Cycling Plus

Despite its race-bike credentials the Canyon is remarkably comfortable, with slender stays offering just enough ‘give’ to make the Ultimate CF SL well suited to sportives as well as racing.

Ultimate CF SL 9.0 SL More affordable version of RoadCycling UK's 2013 bike of the year.

RCUK - March 2014

Excellent value, weight & spec for the price. No corners cut.

Roadlite AL 6.0 Best bike for under €1000.

Tour, 04.2014

For the price, this bike comes very well equipped and with very few points of weakness. For that reason it ranks no.1 in the sub €1000 category.

Ultimate CF SLX 7.0 Test Winner - Best Overall Score

Tour, 04.2014

A carbon frame of the very highest quality with a spec that leaves nothing to be desired. What's more it absorbs vibrations like nothing else.

Ultimate AL SLX 9.0 SL 4.5/5.0

Cycling Plus

If you want a race-ready bike for not much cash this grand Canyon will take some beating. The best choice for when you want to fight your way to the front. 4.5/5.0

Ultimate AL SLX 9.0 SL Test Winner - Outstanding

RoadBIKE, 03.2014

The best aluminium frame we've ever tested is comfortable enough for long rides and provides for competitive riders after rapid acceleration and direct handling. The lightweight spec further boosts the whole package. A dream bike for a great price.

Inflite 8.0 S Superb All Round Ability.

Road Cycling UK

The Canyon Inflite AL 8.0 looks every inch the winter bike with a tough-as-nails aluminium frame and a sensible build which makes good value for money at £1,149.

Inflite 8.0 S 9/10

Cycling Weekly

For the purpose of winter riding, the Inflite AL 8.0 S is in a league all of its own.

Ultimate CF SLX 8.0 Outstanding.

Cyclist Magazine - January 2014

All in all, the Canyon is an impressive package, I’d expect to see the Ultimate CF SLX 8.0 showing a few of those boys a clean pair of heels in races this coming season.

Inflite AL 8.0 4 out of 5 stars.

Road.cc, 11/2013

For racing and riding around the woods, the Inflite is a cracking example of the modern disc-equipped cyclocross breed. The aluminium frame, carbon fork, geometry and the disc brakes are winning formula.

Speedmax CF 8.0 This is one seriously aero bike!

CycleTech Review

If you want a clean aero time trial / triathlon bike, this is for you!

Speedmax CF 9.0 PRO 93%

220 Triathlon

For impressive aero stats, faster times and almost unbelievable spec, we’re going for the Canyon.

Ultimate CF SLX 9.0 LTD Excellent critique

Pro Cycling, 07/2013

"I finished my first ride with a few short accelerations up all the rolling hills on my way home and knew one thing for sure: as long as I have this bike I will take every chance enjoy more kilometres on it…"

Ultimate AL 9.0 Di2 Test Winner: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Cycling Plus, 07/2013

Explosively reactive and agile yet not uncomfortable performance package at a bargain price. The Canyon's charismatic attitude to combative riding always kept us wanting more!

Ultimate CF SLX 9.0 SL 4.5 out of 5 stars

Road.cc, 06/2013

All in all, the Ultimate CF SLX 9.0 SL is a superb bike: lightweight and responsive, rigid and efficient, and easy to handle. You'll do well to find a better race bike at this price.

Ultimate CF SLX 9.0 Road bike of the year - 169.9 points out of a possible 200!

Le Cycle 06/2013

VERDICT: "We gave overall victory to the Canyon Ultimate CF SLX primarily because of its outstanding ride characteristics and range of equipment. The ride will impress pro riders and amateurs alike and the superb value-for-money is second to none."