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Each year we put dozens of road bikes through their paces at our annual test. And after a week of cycling on the smooth pavement and scenic gravel trails of Grand Junction, Colorado, the Orbea Gain e-bike rose to the top. You read that right: an e-bike is the best model of 2019.