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e-bike versus lightweight bike: which is quickest up a climb?

We've pointed both up our our most picturesque local climb to find out

So, e-road bikes. They're heavier than non-powered bikes, by quite a margin. So how much does that affect their ability to go uphill? Wouldn't you just be better off with a really light bike?

To find out we sent Dave and Liam off to Cheddar Gorge for a climbing challenge. Liam was riding his race-spec Cannondale SuperSix Evo, and Dave was on board Pinarello's new Nytro e-road bike featuring the Fazua motor system. Here's a bit more about that bike from our first look video...

And how did they get on? Watch the vid to find out!

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