Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Central Florida - USA
Bikes: 2012 Brompton S6R; 2003 Litespeed Firenze; 1994 Diamond BAck Axis TT
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I believe the aerobars have a limited use: You need perfect asfalt and nothing/nobody to dodge. Chances of overstearing while using the aerobars are significantly increased and for "Brazilian asfalt condition", impossible to use.
We have a nice 20+km non-stop ciclopath that goes from Leme/Copacabana beach to Leblon. Today was a holiday, so on top of that the main streets in front of the beach were closed. Lots of bikers, skaters, runners,etc. I believe the Aerobars were used for less than 1km.
It looks really good though (lol)