Summary: I bought this game for my Dad, who is an avid Cyclist. The game is very real when it comes to tactics as you MUST work as a team to get your sprinters over the line first or to get you climbers up the hills/mountains. The game wont let you ride an entire race, it has one race (134km) long for example, but cuts the race into sections.
Excerpt: "...world to you. Of course, tour racing is a very different sport but the premise is similar. There are many details of tour racing that seem unfathomable to those that don't closely follow cycle racing. My own experience of the Tour de France had been limited to my father-in-law visiting at the time of the race and insisting we sit to watch the daily highlights. I'd heard terms and was feeling reasonably clued up. I understood what the peloton was and ...
Pros: Deep, complex, simulates cycle tour racing
Cons: Too much for a novice to enjoy . Only accessible to cycle aficionados .