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Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon review

We want to ensure that whether you’re spending £10K on a new lightweight race bike, £2 on a cycling water bottle or £311.49 on Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon, that you’re getting the very best you can get for your money. In today’s Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon review we’re going to look at why it scores 9.1/10 in our review and why we recommend it over many of the other 387 products in the Handlebars category. We’ve started by giving you a top level score for each of the key areas when it comes to reviewing these products, these scores include a quality score, price score, review score and an overall score.










Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon reviews

See customer reviews at Chain Reaction Cycles:

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Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon Specification

Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon specs

Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon
Feature 1

Stem Angle: 84°

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 1

Feature 2

Bearing Type: Standard

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 4

Feature 3

Drop: 126mm

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 1

Feature 4

Reach: 75mm

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 13

Feature 5

Sweep: 4.7°

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 1

Feature 6

Flare: 1°

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 1

Feature 7

Accessory Mount Holes: Yes

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 1

Feature 8

Weight: 350g (approx)

Other Handlebars found with this feature: 3

Spec 1

Colour: Matte Black UD Carbon

Other Handlebars found with this spec: 1

Spec 2

Option: 100mm, 110mm, 90mm, 120mm, 130mm

Other Handlebars found with this spec: 4

Spec 3

Material: Carbon

Other Handlebars found with this spec: 1

Spec 4

Width: 42cm, 40c, 44cm

Other Handlebars found with this spec: 13



Number of Reviews


Review Score

3.0 / 5

Average score in category: 4.6


  • . Comfortable in the drops and designed to keep you running at the top of your game, this dynamic drop bar by Ritchey puts its carbon construction to maximum use. Lightweight, durable and stiff, it allows for unrivalled handling as you ramp up the road miles, with plenty of positioning available to find your optimum spot. High Performance, Carbon Road Bar . A grooved underside to the bar keeps your brake and gear cables from interfering with your ride while a streamlined form is maintained by its UCI compliant top section. With mounting holes to mount onboard accessories including computers and GPS screens, the Solostreem lets you stay on top of vital performance information, making it a very modern take on a classic drop bar. Features: Stem Angle:¬†84¬∞ Bearing Type:¬†Standard Drop: 126mm Reach: 75mm Sweep: 4.7¬∞ Flare: 1¬∞ Accessory Mount Holes: Yes Weight: 350g (approx) Buy Ritchey Components¬†from Chain Reaction Cycles, the World’s Largest Online Bike Store.
  • Product codes: 796941306607
  • 30356117035

No matter what type of bike product your buying, from the simple accessories through to the full setup of your custom built road bike, there are lots of important considerations that you should take into account, especially when you’re shopping online and unable to test the product first. This is especially true when you’re buying products like Handlebars.

Our aim is simple, help you get the very best products for your budget. Whether that’s Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon or an alternative, we’ll do our best to find you unbiased, genuine customer reviews to help you make your decision. We’ve found 387 different products in the Handlebars category at Chain Reaction Cycles and we’ve also managed to find 141 products from Ritchey (although only 35 of the 141 are in the Handlebars category).

Our first piece of advice is for you to spend some time really getting to know what it is you’re looking for. An important feature for one person might be totally pointless and irrelevant to you, so get a good idea of what you want and need from your Handlebars. Note down this list of key features that your product must have, that way when you’re comparing alternatives you have a starting point to decide whether one product meets your needs or not.

Price is the next and probably one of the most important factors of a purchase, so it’s really worthwhile spending a bit of time analysing the price of Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon and seeing how it stacks up against those offered by different brands or even other alternatives from Ritchey. Below we’re going to get into the detail of Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon to help you see how the prices stack up.

We start this price analysis by looking at the price you can expect to pay for Handlebars. There are 387 different products available at Chain Reaction Cycles, and of those 387, the average price is £93.59. There’s quite a variance in price in this category too with the lowest priced product we found at £2.69 and most expensive was £791.

The next stage we went on to, was to look at the price of products from the brand: Ritchey. The average price was £66.35 and we found that the price varies right from as little as £0.99 up to £467.95 with Ritchey products.

And finally we thought it would be good to give you an idea of Ritchey products that appear specifically in the Handlebars category. So you can see that the price of Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon at £311.49 is great value considering the average price of Ritchey Handlebars is £82.61 and the price varies from £15.99.

It’s also worth bearing in mind that we managed to find Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon during our price scan of several cycle retailers, for the amazing price of £311.49 which represents a £108.46 or 26% saving against RRP. If you think Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon ticks all of your boxes in terms of quality and features then it’s more than likely going to be a winner bearing in mind the price.

Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon Reviews

Reviews are obviously a key part of the buying process when buying any cycle gear, and that goes for Handlebars too. Reading reviews if going to be the closest insight you get into how good Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon is, without actually trying or buying it. Over at Chain Reaction Cycles we managed to find 2 reviews scoring it 3.0 out of 5. That’s a great result considering the price and quality and the fact that it’s a product made by Ritchey. In fact when you consider those points and combine it with the fact that the average review score in the Handlebars category is 4.6 and the average score of products from Ritchey is 4.4 it’s a steal. And actually, if you look specifically at products from Ritchey in the Handlebars category the average review score is 4.5.

That’s why you can see it was easy for us to give Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon such a high overall score of 9.1 / 10. It seems to have the perfect combination of features, quality and price making it a great all-rounder.

So our last piece of advice that we can offer is to take your time reading plenty of reviews now, you can see that there are 2 reviews for Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon which score it 3.0, so it’s really worth spending a few minutes reading through lots of these to see what the key advantages or dislikes are. It will really reassure you when you come to buying online.

If you do go on to buy Ritchey Solostreem Handlebar Carbon or in fact any of the other Handlebars, we would love to hear from you. Sharing your views will really help us to write more comprehensive reviews and we will share these thoughts with customers just like you that are looking to read reviews before they commit to buying.