We begin a journey that will lead us to understand how to choose the right handlebars bike for road and mtb.

The materials

The handlebars are made of different materials, whose adoption is not immune to the fashions of the time (see the use of carbon fiber), and each material has its advantages and disadvantages.

Steel: the natural element of old handlebars, is now being adopted only on the models back to join the aesthetic perfection of its steel bikes. Among its advantages, the total reliability and vibration absorption. Disadvantages include the weight. A product to be taken today, only on the basis of precise aesthetic choices.

Titanium: in this case we are dealing with a very good material, reliable, and that helps to reduce vibration transmitted to the hands. It