Tarmac Elite Rival Mid-Compact
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Tarmac Elite Rival Mid-Compact

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Tarmac Elite Rival Mid-Compact
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Technical Specifications
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Whether it's winning the Tour de France or a city-limit sprint, Tarmac is made for racing, with its powerful acceleration and razor-sharp handling. The Elite features SRAM Rival components plus Fulcrum wheels, keeping the performance and durability up and the cost down.
  • FACT IS 8r carbon 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
  • Adjustable four-position oversized alloy stem with 31.8mm bar clamp for strength and versatile positioning
  • New Specialized Tarmac Comp alloy handlebar is stiff, tough, and light for serious performance
  • SRAM Rival DoubleTap shifters for simple intuitive shifting and reach adjustment for perfect fit
  • FACT carbon Comp seatpost helps absorb road vibrations but remains stiff and efficient
  • Specialized BG Romin Comp features a shaped profile for max power and hollow Cr-Mo rails for durability

Technical Specifications

DRIVETRAIN
CHAIN KMC X10 CP
BOTTOM BRACKET OS integrated, sealed bearings
CRANKSET SRAM S350, BB30
FRONT DERAILLEUR SRAM Rival
SHIFT LEVERS SRAM Rival DoubleTap, 10-speed
CASSETTE SRAM Apex, 10-speed, 11-28t
CHAINRINGS 52/36
REAR DERAILLEUR SRAM Rival
WHEELS
REAR WHEEL Fulcrum Racing 6
INNER TUBES Lightweight, presta
FRONT TIRE Specialized Turbo Elite w/BlackBelt protection, 100 TPI, aramid bead, 700x23c
REAR TIRE Specialized Turbo Elite w/BlackBelt protection, 100 TPI, aramid bead, 700x23c
FRONT WHEEL Fulcrum Racing 6
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry Romin Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails
TAPE Specialized S-Wrap, w/ gel
SEATPOST Specialized Comp carbon, 27.2mm
STEM New CompSet 6061 alloy, cone head bolt, 12-degree, 4-degree shim 31.8mm
HANDLEBARS New Specialized Tarmac Comp, alloy
BRAKES
FRONT BRAKE SRAM Apex
BRAKE LEVERS SRAM Rival
REAR BRAKE SRAM Apex
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Nylon flat test ride, loose ball, w/ reflectors
FRAMESET
HEADSET 1-1/8"" upper and 1-1/2"" lower Cr-Mo cartridge bearings integrated w/ headset, 20mm cone spacer, w/ 20mm of spacers
SEAT BINDER Forged alloy, 32.6mm
FORK Specialized FACT carbon, full monocoque, OS race for 1-1/2"" bearing
FRAME Specialized FACT 8r carbon, FACT IS construction, compact race design, 1-1/2"" lower bearing, OSBB

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