Syntace Racelite Carbon CDR bar/F149 stem – in brief review

Light road handlebar and solid stem

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
GBP £261.00 RRP | USD $403.00
Syntace Racelite Carbon CDR handlebar/F149 stem

Our review

Pricey but the bar is light and comfortable, with a compact drop suited to riders with big hands
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When the Syntace Racelite Carbon CDR handlebar debuted we were massively impressed with its comfort-giving flex, which is still apparent, but the competition has got much closer. We still love the distinctive rearward sweep, and the clever radius to the compact drop allowed our big-handed testers to get a decent grip. 


The F149 stem has more substance than the lighter offerings from Syntace and, combined with what is a very light bar, makes for a great, balanced setup. If comfort is a priority and you’ve got deep pockets there is little to beat this pairing.

Product Specifications


Name Racelite Carbon CDR bar/F149 stem (13)
Brand Syntace

Description Sizes available: bar - 40/42/44/46cm, stem - 90/100/110/120mm
Weight (g) 350