Tarmac Elite Apex
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Tarmac Elite Apex

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Tarmac Elite Apex
Overview
Technical Specifications
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The Tarmac delivers Pro Tour proven speed, efficiency, and handling with its FACT IS carbon frame and full carbon monocoque fork.
  • New FACT IS 8r carbon SL2 frame with tapered head tube and elliptical seatstays is race-ready stiff and fast without sacrificing compliance
  • The FACT carbon fork is light, stiff and compliant with a tapered steerer and 12K weave construction
  • Specialized Ergo aluminum handlebar is stiff, tough and light for serious performance
  • Body Geometry Riva Road saddle combines lightweight hollow Cr-Mo rails and generous padding for all-day performance and comfort
  • Specialized Comp carbon seatpost is super light and stiff for max power transfer in the saddle
  • New SRAM Apex 10-speed shifters employ "double tap" technology for simple intuitive shifting and reach adjustment for perfect fit

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X10 CP
BOTTOM BRACKET With Crankset
CRANKSET SRAM S100
FRONT DERAILLEUR SRAM Apex
SHIFT LEVERS SRAM Apex
CASSETTE SRAM Apex, 10-speed, 11-28t
CHAINRINGS 52 x 36T
REAR DERAILLEUR SRAM Apex
WHEELS
FRONT HUB Forged alloy Hub, sealed bearings, 28 hole, for J bend round spokes
REAR HUB Forged alloy, sealed, cassette, QR, 32h
INNER TUBES Standard presta valve
SPOKES Stainless 14g
FRONT TIRE Specialized Turbo Comp, 700x23c, aramid bead, 120TPI, w/ Double Black Belt protection
RIMS Mavic CXP22 w/ eyelets
REAR TIRE Specialized Turbo Comp, 700x23c, aramid bead, 120TPI, w/ Double Black Belt protection
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry Riva Road, w/ steel rails
TAPE Specialized S-Wrap, w/ gel
SEATPOST Specialized Comp, FACT carbon, aluminum head, two-bolt clamp, 27.2mm
STEM Specialized Comp-Set, 3D forged alloy, 4-position adjustable, 4-bolt 31.8mm clamp
HANDLEBARS Specialized Comp Ergo, 6061 alloy
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE Tektro cold-forged, dual pivot w/ cartridge pads
BRAKE LEVERS SRAM Apex
REAR BRAKE Tektro cold-forged, dual pivot w/ cartridge pads
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Black cage, body & toe clips w/ strap
FRAMESET
HEADSET 1 1/8 upper and 1 1/5"" lower Cr-Mo cartridge bearings integrated w/ headset, 20mm cone spacer with 20mm of spacers
SEAT BINDER Forged alloy, 32.6mm
FORK Specialized FACT carbon full monocoque, OS race for 1.5"" bearing
FRAME Specialized FACT 8r carbon, FACT IS construction, compact race design, 1.5"" lower HS bearing, threaded BB

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