Selle Italia Evolution3 Saddle

3.67/5 (3 Reviews)
Weight : 110 grams

Product Description

Weighing in at 110 grams, the EVOLUTION 3 is the lightest saddle available. In terms of pure technology the Evolution 3 is the results of several years research and trials using a Carbon/Kevlar braid in conjunction with a tubular Titanium rail. A special “shock absorber” at the forward end reduces road vibrations.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by dean sprague a Racer from san diego, ca

Date Reviewed: September 14, 2005

Strengths:    very cumfortable, used on over 11 IM distance triathlons. more comfort than SLR. Now using it as my everyday saddle.

Weaknesses:    glue for back end suppport deterioated after few years of use. Hope Goo glue will repair. Actual weight is 128g not 110g.

Bottom Line:   
great seat if you can afford.

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Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $180.00

Purchased At:   forget

Similar Products Used:   Sella Italia SLR actual weight, 148g not 135. Tune Speed Needle varaious carbon saddles.

Bike Setup:   Used on TitanFlex, now on Airnimal Chameleon.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:3
Submitted by patryk meyer a Weekend Warrior from bremerhaven/germany

Date Reviewed: July 17, 2005

Strengths:    Light, beautyfull

Weaknesses:    stability if used for harder terrain

Bottom Line:   
this is a beautyfull saddle i would use it on pure on road bicycles or light cross country courses not for "hardcore" rides-selle italia- this is the beauty under the saddles world wide :)

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Favorite Trail:   all

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $170.00

Purchased At:   internet

Similar Products Used:   evolution1 (2 times stolen by thiefs...), evolution2

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by SK! from Los Angeles, Ca USA

Date Reviewed: February 13, 2002

Strengths:    Light,new, cool?

Weaknesses:    Is this not just a thin slab of carbon-fiber balanced on titanium rails? Hello.....ouch! And for, oh I don't know $189 american bucks?

Bottom Line:   
Who's gonna buy this thing? Navy seals who are in torture endurance training and have a lot of expendable income?

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Duration Product Used:   Tested or demo'ed only

Price Paid:    $189.00

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