I am torn between the R+1 and V+1 both in Rival AXS -different bikes but i would lean towards the V+1 if i could be convinced it would, with some nice Hunt Areo 1379g wheels and nice tyres, be just as fast up the mountains as the R+1. There isnt much in the weight. And it would be more versatile for sure. But, to the extent that aero does matter more than we once thought, i wonder if the greater clearances have the effect of slowing the bike down. I will be running a 40mcm bar not the recommended 42 on a sise medium.
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