Tarmac Race Rival Mid-Compact
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Tarmac Race Rival Mid-Compact

Part No.  37820
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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 Race features SRAM Rival components plus DT Axis 4.0 wheels, keeping the performance and durability up and the cost down.
  • FACT carbon Comp seatpost absorb road vibrations and is stiff and efficient, paired with comfortable, high-performance Body Geometry Toupe Sport saddle with flat profile and Cr-Mo rails
  • SRAM Rival 10-speed shifters employ DoubleTap technology for simple, intuitive shifting with reach adjustment
  • FACT IS 8r carbon frame with tapered head tube and elliptical seatstays is race-ready stiff and fast without sacrificing compliance
  • The monocoque FACT carbon fork is light, stiff, and compliant with a tapered steerer
  • Adjustable 4-position oversized alloy stem with carbon-clip front cone plus 31.8mm bar clamp for strength and versatile positioning
  • New Specialized Tarmac Expert alloy handlebar is stiff, tough, and light for serious performance
  • Specialized Turbo Pro 127 TPI, offers BlackBelt protection for a tough tire that still offers low rolling resistance, great traction, and light weight to allow for quick climps and fast decents

Technical Specifications

FRAMESET
SEAT BINDER Forged alloy, 32.6mm
HEADSET 1-1/8"" upper and 1-1/2"" lower Cr-Mo cartridge bearings integrated w/ headset, 20mm cone spacer, w/ 20mm of spacers
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
WHEELS
REAR WHEEL DT Axis 4.0
INNER TUBES Lightweight, presta
FRONT TIRE Specialized Turbo Pro, BlackBelt, 127TPI, aramid bead, 700x23c
REAR TIRE Specialized Turbo Pro, BlackBelt, 127TPI, aramid bead, 700x23c
FRONT WHEEL DT Axis 4.0
DRIVETRAIN
BOTTOM BRACKET OS integrated, sealed bearings
CHAIN Shimano Tiagra 10-speed
CRANKSET FSA SL-K Light, carbon, BB30
CASSETTE Shimano Tiagra, 10-speed, 11-28
SHIFT LEVERS SRAM Rival DoubleTap
FRONT DERAILLEUR SRAM Rival
CHAINRINGS 52/36
REAR DERAILLEUR SRAM Rival
COCKPIT
SADDLE Body Geometry Toupé Sport, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm
TAPE Specialized S-Wrap, w/ gel
SEATPOST Specialized Comp, FACT carbon, 27.2mm
HANDLEBARS Specialized Tarmac Expert, 2014 alloy
STEM Specialized Comp-Set 6061 alloy, cone head bolt, 12-degree, 4-degree shim, 31.8mm
BRAKES
BRAKE LEVERS SRAM Rival
FRONT BRAKE Axis DC 2.0
REAR BRAKE Axis DC 2.0
ACCESSORIES
PEDALS Nylon flat test ride, loose ball, w/ reflectors

Geometry

Geometry Chart

- Geometry

 
Stem Length 75mm 90mm 100mm 100mm 110mm 120mm
Crank Length 170mm 170mm 172.5mm 172.5mm 175mm 175mm
Handle-Bar Width 400mm 420mm 420mm 420mm 440mm 440mm
Wheelbase 970mm 970mm 978mm 986mm 1003mm 1013mm
Seat-Tube Length, B-B Center to Top 460mm 490mm 510mm 530mm 550mm 580mm
Head-Tube Length 100mm 120mm 145mm 170mm 205mm 230mm
Top-Tube Length, Horizontal 518mm 537mm 548mm 565mm 582mm 600mm
Front-Center 576mm 576mm 583mm 591mm 605mm 612mm
Head-Tube Angle 72.25° 73° 73° 73.5° 73.5° 74°
Fork Rake 45mm 45mm 45mm 43mm 43mm 43mm
Trail 62mm 57mm 57mm 56mm 56mm 53mm
Stand-Over Height 730mm 755mm 777mm 800mm 828mm 857mm
Chain-Stay Length 405mm 405mm 405mm 405mm 407mm 410mm
Seat-Tube Angle 75.5° 74° 73.5° 73.25° 73° 72.5°
B-B Drop 71.5mm 71.5mm 69mm 69mm 67.5mm 67.5mm
Seat-Post Length 300mm 350mm 350mm 350mm 350mm 350mm

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