Lusso Carbon Bibshorts review

Cycling Weekly Verdict

The carbon material kept heat at bay and was particularly noticeable on the leg inserts. Like the Assos shorts, these had a non-Lycra leg grip that worked very effectively.

Reasons to buy
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    Non-Lycra leg grip worked very well

Reasons to avoid
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    Not much

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Lusso has gone big on the carbon thing here.

Apparently, it speeds up evaporation, keeping us cooler and reducing lactic acid build-up.

They also offered a performance fit. The flat stitching holds the medium-weight Lycra firmly in place, while a gel pad is comfortable.

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