Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape is a race-bred tape for ultimate control and reduced weight.
The Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape is a high-quality and very effective bar tape aimed primarily at racing audiences and/or lightweight builds. It’s a laminated polymer tape, designed to offer excellent damping without being overly bulky, and a water-cheating lacquer coat ensures superior purchase whatever the conditions. At 2mm thick is on the thinner side of most tapes out there but the material is comfortable enough, even more than the other thicker tapes around. Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape is available in a wealth of classic and contemporary colors, so something for every taste/color scheme.
Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape – Fit
Extra length ( 20cm longer) comes in handy to accommodate modern aero handlebars and gravel bars. Fitting is straightforward and easy to mold and wrap, it requires little effort/knowledge to fully install on any bar. The Fizik Vento Tacky bar tape is supper supple and comfortable. Two plastic plugs secure the bar end.
Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape – Grip
The grip on the Fizik Vento Tacky handlebar tape is uniformly good, wet or dry – reassuring when tired and tackling some very long, winding descents, peppered with potholes and similar imperfections, or when snaking through town, as well as when on rainy days.
Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape – Comfort
The generous length allows for equally generous overlap, giving the rider ample room to wrap in its own style and make it a thicker (tighter) loop or spread it out to save weight. Regardless of the way is wrapped, the material and construction of the tape provide great comfort with or without gloves.
Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape – Durability
In terms of durability, the Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape fares well. Leaning it up against rendered walls and similarly abrasive surfaces doesn’t make any obvious impressions. However, beware of oil and greasy finger marks. That said a warm water sponge and or some bike wash will take care of it even on the lighter brighter colors.
Fizik Vento Tacky Handlebar Tape – Other Info:
- Microtex construction 2mm thick
- Tacky touch
- Colors: Black, White, Red, Orange Fluo, Pink Fluo, Yellow Fluo, Lilla Fluo, Celeste