Bontrager Race X Lite Saddle

3/5 (5 Reviews)
Weight : 210 grams


Product Description

  • SSL Hollow Ti rails
  • Unconditional Comfort
  • Cover: Synthetic Leather
  • Optimized full-carbon base


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Reviews 1 - 5 (5 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:3
Submitted by lock-n-load a All Mountain Rider

Date Reviewed: May 13, 2012

Strengths:    Light, fits my rear end really well, looks good, durable

Weaknesses:    Based on other people's reviews, I guess it doesn't some other people's rear ends that well...

Bottom Line:   
I've had this seat on my commuter bike for a while and it's great. It hasn't ripped, the rails haven't bent, It's really supportive, and it looks good.

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Similar Products Used:   too many to count

Bike Setup:   92 Spesh Hardrock

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by ryguy135 a Racer from Derby, Ks

Date Reviewed: May 13, 2011

Strengths:    Light, comfortable, durable

Weaknesses:    None

Bottom Line:   
Love this saddle. Very comfortable and very light. Much more padding than similar saddles in this weight range. I've ridden it for 6 hours straight no issues. When wearing regular pants w/o padding it can make you sore though. Overall though a great saddle.

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Favorite Trail:   Thunderbird State park OK

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   eBay


Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by jj_4x4 a Weekend Warrior from pomona ca

Date Reviewed: July 4, 2009

Strengths:    Light

Weaknesses:    ridiculously uncomfortable

Bottom Line:   
Dont mess with this seat, major numbing occured and I thought it was just me. Used it for way too long.

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Favorite Trail:   bonelli

Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Price Paid:    $50.00

Similar Products Used:   others

Bike Setup:   Kona Dawg Deluxe

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:2
Submitted by noweyout a Cross Country Rider from Los Angeles, CA

Date Reviewed: May 8, 2009

Strengths:    Looks, Weight

Weaknesses:    Comfort

Bottom Line:   
I was building my trek and wanted to keep the specs as closely to the retail version as possible. I bought this saddle because of the looks and weight and I knew the saddle was not comfortable after reading some reviews. After riding this for 6+ months now, I am looking for a new saddle. If you do long rides/climbs, I wouldn't suggest this one. Padding is very minimal. It really gets up into the bone and feels sore after a while. I just can't get used to it.

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Favorite Trail:   So Cal

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $40.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   WTB Pure V

Bike Setup:   07 Trek Fuel EX 9.5 w/ XT components

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:2
Submitted by dwadamcat a Cross Country Rider from Las cruces,NM,USA

Date Reviewed: November 25, 2008

Strengths:    very light weight.

Weaknesses:    uncomfortable, if you weigh over 200 pounds it morphes into a different shape IE the rails bend.

Bottom Line:   
this saddle is for racing pure and simple maybe a crit or something shorter that a tour or anything over 50 miles very uncomfortable maybe if I wasnt big...

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Favorite Trail:   all roads dirt or paved

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Purchased At:   free

Similar Products Used:   to many to tell

Bike Setup:   trek Madone full DA 5.9 think... and many more bikes

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