Cycling is a great way to have fun and stay fit at the same time. And for some people it’s just a great way to get around without the costs and environmental problems that come with driving a car. Buying a bike these days is easier than ever, there are global and independent shops, as well as all the new online retailers to choose from. Sifting through all those reviews, sales and websites can be hard work though. It can become very time-consuming if you let it. Keep it simple and follow these top tips for buying and maintaining a new bike.