In the category of drop-bar mountain bikes, Cutthroat is the one that was born to run. An evolutionary leap forward from the Fargo, Cutthroat is all about speed and comfort; full carbon, Class 5 Vibration Reduction System, and racing-inspired geometry make for a quick bike that won’t leave you pummeled as you ride alongside a rising moon. Cutthroat Rival 1 combines our sweet carbon Cutthroat frame and fork with the proven performance of a SRAM Rival 1 drivetrain. Whether you’re taking on the Tour Divide, exploring some new terrain, or just enjoying day out in familiar neck of the woods, Cutthroat Rival 1 is up to the task.
Salsa Cutthroat Rival 1
- High-modulus carbon frame with thru-axle dropouts
- Class 5 Vibration Reduction System for increase riding comfort
- Front triangle space maximized for framepack use and Toptube bag mount
- Rear rack compatibility with rack-lock
- Salsa Cutthroat carbon fork with Three-Pack rack mounts and internal dynamo cable routing