2019 Salsa Cutthroat Rival 1

Upper mid-range component level carbon frame gravel bike


2019 Salsa Cutthroat Rival 1
  • MSRP $3,699
  • Weight 22.1 lbs / 10.0 kg
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c
  • Drivetrain 1 × 11
  • Groupset Truvativ Stylo, Rival 1
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc

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1 × 11 — 11 speed

2019 Salsa Cutthroat Rival 1
24 mph
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The 2019 Cutthroat Rival 1 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2019 Cutthroat Rival 1 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Estimated Spec Level

Estimated spec level of the Cutthroat Rival 1 compared to other gravel bikes. 99 Spokes analyzes the build material and quality level of the frame, fork, wheelset, groupset, suspension system, and more to estimate the overall spec level of each bike.

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FrameCutthroat Carbon
ForkCutthroat Carbon
Rear ShockN/A
Bottom BracketPressFit 41 x 92mm
HeadsetCane Creek 40
StemSalsa Guide
HandlebarSalsa Cowchipper Deluxe
SaddleWTB Volt Comp
SeatpostSalsa Guide Deluxe
GripsMSW Anti-Slip Gel
Rear DerailleurSRAM Rival 1
CrankSRAM Stylo 7K Eagle DUB, 34t
ShiftersSRAM Rival 1 HRD
CassetteSRAM PG 1130, 11-42t
ChainSRAM PC 1110
BrakesSRAM Rival HRD, 160mm rotors
RimsDT Swiss C 1800 Spline 15 x 100mm
TiresMaxxis Ikon 2.2", 60 TPI/EXO/TR
Disk Rotors74mm post mount; (140 –160mm)
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