Upgrading your wheelset can make a bigger difference to your riding experience than many other upgrades, but they can also make for a significant investment; the most premium options frequently cost four figures. If you're looking to upgrade your ride without emptying your bank account, shopping for cycling deals is a great solution, and as you'll find below, the best wheel deals can help you save hundreds.
A superior wheelset can not only make you faster but also add comfort and compliance. The most obvious material upgrade is to go from alloy rims to carbon, but hub internals can be crucial, too. Rim width is a consideration, as is depth, tubeless compatibility and more. It's easy to become overwhelmed with the sheer amount of choice, but our guides to the best road bike wheels and best gravel wheels are there to help you navigate the options and decide what's best for your needs.
However, thanks to the continual innovation of brands and the sheer wealth of options available, there are discounts aplenty, so the best wheel deals are certainly worth checking out. If you're shopping for a new road wheelset today, we've found the best wheel deals below. Alternatively, if you're looking for a wheelset to take you on some off-road adventures, our friends over at Bike Perfect have compiled the best cheap MTB wheels.
Best wheel deals
Best wheel deals USA
ENVE SES 3.4 Carbon Ceramic Wheelset - Clincher | 15% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $3,500.00 | Now $2,975.00
As a brand, Enve can speak for itself. Save over $500 on a set of carbon wheels with ceramic bearings, tubeless compatibility and lifetime incident protection.View Deal
Mavic Ksyrium Pro Carbon SL UST Wheels | 15% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $2,100.00 | Now $1,785.00
The Mavic Ksyrium is an all-purpose carbon race wheel designed for daily use, and features a shallow rim profile to improve wind stability and comfort. This set comes equipped with Mavic's 25mm Yksion Pro UST tires, and the rear wheel is also discounted.View Deal
Campagnolo Bora WTO 45 Disc Brake TL Wheelset | 20% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $2,449.00 | Now $1,959.00
This is Campag's mid-depth all-round disc brake road wheelset, complete with a 45mm rim depth designed to balance aerodynamics with low overall weight.View Deal
Mercury S5 Disc Wheelset | 31% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $1,299.00 | Now $899.99
Save $400 on this set of carbon fiber road wheels designed for all-round riding, with a carbon layup that balances stiffness with compliance, and features a 50mm rim depth to offer aero gains without compromising on versatility.View Deal
Campagnolo Zonda C17 | 46% off at ProBikeKit
Was $784.00 | Now $420.99
With the Mega-3G spoke patterns, these disc-specific Campy wheels not only look great, but they transfer power brilliantly and are nearly half price. View Deal
Campagnolo Zonda C17 Dark Label Limited Edition | 18% off at Pro Bike Kit
Was $610.00| Now $500.00
Limited to a run of 500 wheelsets, these are a limited edition dark edition of the popular, and well-renowned Campagnolo Zonda C17 wheels. View Deal
HED Jet 6 Plus | 37% off at Competitive Cyclist
Was $1,599.99 | Now $999.99
This is a great multipurpose wheelset. With a rim profile that is 60mm deep and 25mm wide, the Jet 6 Plus has strong aerodynamic properties. With a front-wheel weighing 724g and the rear 936g, the Jet 6 Plus wheelset is a relatively low rotating mass, too. For $1000 in this wheel deal, it represents great value. View Deal
Token Konax Tri Zenith | 42% off at ProBikeKit
Was $1994.99| Now $1146.49
If deep is fast, then this is the wheelset for you. The Token Konax Tri Zenith features a 76mm rim depth, sailing you to high average training ride speeds. Its minimalist spoke patters sees the front rim laced with 18-spokes, whilst the rear has a 21-spoke pattern, reducing the overall influence of spoke turbulence. View Deal
Fulcrum 55C C17 | 40% off at ProBikeKit
Was $2,925.99 | Now $1,750.49
This high-performance wheelset weighs only 1470g and spins low-friction ceramic bearings. The carbon rim is specifically shaped to be both aero and provide a great braking surface. An excellent deal for time trail riders or triathletes. View Deal
Best wheel deals UK
Mavic Ellipse Clincher | 10% off at Evans Cycles
Was £409.00 | Now £367.99
The French brand has always been a leader in aluminium rim bonding technology, allowing it to produce very light, yet robust, alloy wheels. The Ellipse has a spoke count of only 20 blades per wheel and a relatively shallow 30mm rim depth. At 1895g it is also credibly light and offers great value.View Deal
Campagnolo Zonda C17 Dark Label Ltd Edition | 18% off at ProBikeKit
Was £549.99 | Now £449.99
Limited to a run of 500 wheelsets, these are a limited edition dark edition of the popular, and well-renowned Campagnolo Zonda C17 wheels.View Deal
Vision TC24 | Save 63% at CRC
Was £1499.95 | Now £549.99
A relatively conventional wheelset designed for 23mm wide tyres. With aero bladed spokes the TC24 wheelset as a low drag coefficient, but its best specification detail is the weight. This affordable carbon wheelset sits on a scale at only 1280g. View Deal
Vision Metron 81 SL | 39% off at Wiggle
Was £1,749.95 | Now £1,049.99
These deep-section wheels adhere to the very best aero principles. If you like testing your abilities solo, in a time trial or triathlon training session, the Metron 81 SLs are for you. With an 81mm rim depth, these wheels create very little aerodynamic drag. Spoke turbulence isn't much of an issue either, with the Metron 81 SL wheelset featuring only 16 spokes up front and 21 at the rear.View Deal
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- Mountain bike deals: Deals from our friends over at Bike Perfect
- Garmin deals: Smartwatches, cycling computers and more
Where to find even more cycling deals
Rei is an outdoor retailer based in the USA. There's always a sale, and Rei's collection of deals is always worth checking out.
Competitive Cyclist is one of the largest cycling retailers in the US. Their cycling sale is ongoing and there are deals aplenty.
BackCountry, the US outdoor sports retailer, is one of the United States' go-to online retailers for bikes, components, clothing and accessories. It doesn't limit itself to cycling though, with fishing, skiing, and even yoga in the range of sports catered for.
Jenson USA is another USA-based retailer and always has thousands of offers available.
Wiggle is one of the world's largest online cycling shops, supplying over 70 countries with cycling deals.
Clever Training is the go-to place for all-things fitness training. With everything from turbo trainers to track pumps, the Clever Training sale has discounts on brands such as Garmin, Suunto, Topeak and more.
Gear sells a whole host of outdoor gear, but its cycling offering is what's interesting to us.
ProBikeKit often slashes prices on Castelli clothing, Scicon bike boxes, and an abundance of accessories including power meters and lights.
Gear Coop has a huge cycling section within its sale, including Giro shoes and Look pedals with handsome discounts.
Seshday has up to 80% off in its sale. It's not all cycling, but there's a good portion of tech that cyclists of both road and mountain bike disciplines will get excited about.
Moosejaw isn't a dedicated cycling retailer, but it sells a range of venerable brands. There's a heap of bikes on sale, including gravel, road, and electric commuting bikes.
Eastern Mountain Sports is another outdoor retailer that also sells cycling products. You can save up to 60% on cycling gear, although they don't sell bikes.
Tree Fort Bikes has a range of road, gravel and mountain bikes on offer, including a number of bikes from Salsa, Surly and Giant.
Walmart might be a left-field inclusion in this list - even with the Walmart family buying Rapha. We certainly wouldn't recommend a typical supermarket bike, but Walmart has a huge range of electronics, a lot of which are useful to us cyclists - such as GoPro cameras, iPads or laptops for Zwift, Garmin computers, or even some new clippers to keep your legs silky smooth.
Chain Reaction Cycles is owned by Wiggle, and therefore shares many of the same cycling deals as well as an international audience.
Amazon isn't exactly the first retailer you think of when shopping for your bike but there's little the world's largest retailer doesn't sell, such as tablets for Zwift or Garmin computers.
Tredz is another British retailer with international delivery options and a range of great cycling deals.
Rutland Cycling is yet another British retailer that operates internationally.
Tweeks Cycles is more UK-focussed, but there are still some great deals worth checking out.
Hargroves Cycles is a retailer based in the UK and regularly discounts road and gravel bikes.
Cyclestore, one of the UK's lesser-known retailers, often has Specialized products at the best available price.
Leisure Lakes is another UK retailer. With 11 stores, it's a relatively well-known franchise, and will happily ship overseas.
Halfords is discounting all sorts of cycling products. We'd recommend against their bikes, but for electronics and tools, you can't go far wrong.
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