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Specialized Roubaix Elite 2018

Now $2,999 $3,800

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The idea of a perfect road is a myth, as there's always a chip, a crack, a rough patch—you name it. But with our Roubaix Elite, you'll be taming wild asphalt without any extra effort. This is how road bikes were always meant to be.

The super-light frame has been constructed from our FACT 10r carbon fiber. Its stiffness levels are also off the charts, & compared to the SL4 iteration of yesteryear, you'll experience a whole new, faster, & more efficient geometry. Through some engineering sorcery, however, we've managed to keep the same fit, feel, & position that we've all come to love from the SL4, & kept it consistent throughout the size-range due to our Rider-First Engineered™ construction.

Of course, you're probably thinking, "get on to the suspension thing up front." We call it Future Shock, & essentially, it's a piston in the head tube with 20mm of travel. We developed this technology in partnership with McLaren Applied Technologies, & the result of this are a host of drastic performance improvements, namely in the vertical compliance department. Without giving a physics lecture, we found that focusing on vertical compliance, instead of fork splay, meant that we could improve smoothness, speed, & comfort in one fell swoop. & of all the bikes that we've tested with our Rolling Efficiency Model, the new Roubaix outperforms anything on the market.

Lastly, we spec'd the Roubaix Elite with 105 11-speed mechanical shifting, RS hydraulic disc brakes, & DT R470 Disc wheels that have been cased in our Turbo Pro 28mm tires.

Brand: Specialized
Type: Road Bikes
Size: Medium
Colour: Green
Size CM: 54cm
Gender: Unisex
Braking Type: Disc Brakes
Material: Carbon
Groupset: Shimano 105
Item condition: New
Availability: In-store
ID: 103587687

FRAME

Specialized FACT 10r carbon, Endurance Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, 12x142mm thru-axle, Future Shock suspension, 20mm of travel, flat disc mounts

FORK

Specialized FACT carbon, 12x100mm thru-axle

FRONT WHEEL

DT R470 Disc, sealed cartridge hubs, 14g spokes, 24h

REAR WHEEL

DT R470 Disc, sealed cartridge hubs, 14g spokes, 24h

INNER TUBES

Standard, Presta valve

FRONT TIRE

Turbo Pro, 60 TPI, folding bead, BlackBelt protection, 700x28mm

REAR TIRE

Turbo Pro, 60 TPI, folding bead, BlackBelt protection, 700x28mm

CRANKSET

Shimano RS510

CHAINRINGS

50/34T

SHIFT LEVERS

Shimano RS505 disc

FRONT DERAILLEUR

Shimano 105 Ez, braze-on

REAR DERAILLEUR

Shimano 105, 11-speed

CASSETTE

Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11-32t

CHAIN

KMC X11EL, 11-speed w/ Missing Link™

FRONT BRAKE

Shimano RS505, hydraulic disc

REAR BRAKE

Shimano RS505, hydraulic disc

HANDLEBARS

Specialized Comp Hover Bar, 6061 alloy, 70x125mm w/ Di2 hole

TAPE

S-Wrap w/ Sticky gel

STEM

Specialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise

SADDLE

Body Geometry Phenom Comp, Adaptive Edge design, Hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm

SEATPOST

Specialized CG-R, FACT carbon, single-bolt, 27.2mm

PEDALS

Nylon, 105x78x28mm, loose balls w/ reflectors

Specialized Roubaix Elite 2018

Now $2,999 $3,800

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