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Old 08-13-19, 10:44 PM
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Originally Posted by Kimmo View Post
The reason I hate compacts isn't about top speed... a 34 or 36 runs out right in the middle of typical cruising speed, which is just dumb. And the smaller the ring, the bigger the gaps between gears, not to mention higher drivetrain friction.
Right, which is why Trek's bikes should really come stock with 44-28 subcompacts.
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