FWIW. Without seeing how your bike is set up, I think the average rider can improve their speed by simpy lowering their handlebars ([COLOR= #808080]if the rider's flexibility allows it, that is[/COLOR]) ... ALSO, regardless of the handlebar's relative height to the top of the saddle, riding with your hands in the Drops more-often-than-not will be beneficial to increasing your speed BECAUSE there is probably more wind resistance created by YOUR [COLOR= #0000ff]riding position[/COLOR] than by the width of your front tire ...Originally Posted by RyanScribner .
What are the benefits of narrower tires.[COLOR= #0000ff] I want to increase my speed.[/COLOR]