Vita Elite
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Vita Elite
Technical Specifications
The Vita Elite offers the speed of a road bike with the comfort and confidence that comes from a flat bar, for exercising, commuting, or hitting the open road. A super light E5 alloy frame and carbon fork, plus 9-speed Shimano triple drivetrain means smooth, fast, and efficient performance.
  • All-new, super light, women's E5 fully manipulated alloy frame with fitness geometry is built for high speed, low-fuss, and great versatility, with tapered head tube, internal routing, rack/fender mounts, and wide tire clearance
  • FACT carbon/alloy fork with Zertz inserts for a quick, responsive road feel and forgiving ride, fender mounts for versatility
  • Flat aluminum handlebars with 31.8mm clamp diameter and 6-degree bend add comfort and confidence to your ride
  • Body Geometry Riva women's saddle features generous padding for all-day performance and comfort
  • Shimano triple crank and 9-speed drivetrain provides gearing for any terrain and any load, with precise, reliable action
  • Flak Jacket protection and a grooved tread make the Specialized Nimbus tires perfect for city or open road use

Technical Specifications

BOTTOM BRACKET Sealed cartridge, square taper, 68mm
CHAIN KMC X9 nickel plate, reusable Missing Link
CRANKSET Shimano Acera triple, w/chainguard
SHIFT LEVERS Shimano Acera Rapidfire, 9-speed
FRONT DERAILLEUR Shimano Acera, 31.8mm, top swing
CASSETTE Shimano Alivio, 9-speed, 11-32t
CHAINRINGS 48/36/26, w/ chainguard
REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano Alivio, 9-speed
FRONT HUB Forged alloy, sealed, alloy quick release, 32h
REAR HUB Forged alloy, sealed, cassette, alloy quick release, 32h
SPOKES Stainless 2.0mm
RIMS Sirrus DRX270, alloy double-wall, pinned, CNC machined, 32h
FRONT TIRE Specialized Nimbus w/ Flak Jacket, 26 TPI, 700x28c
REAR TIRE Specialized Nimbus w/ Flak Jacket, 26 TPI, 700x28c
SADDLE Body Geometry Women's Riva, 155mm
TAPE Body Geometry Contour Women's
SEATPOST Alloy, double bolt, 27.2mm
HANDLEBARS Specialized PG flat bar, alloy, 6-degree bend, 31.8mm
STEM Specialized EliteSet, 3D forged alloy, 12-degree, 4-position adjustable, 4-bolt, 31.8mm clamp
FRONT BRAKE Alloy linear pull
BRAKE LEVERS Die cast ""V""-brake lever, linear pull
REAR BRAKE Alloy linear pull
PEDALS Sirrus pedal, 1.5mm Varus Angle, nylon body, symmetric alloy cage, low profile bearing system, toe clip capable
HEADSET 1-1/8"" sealed Cr-Mo Campy style integrated bearings, 15mm alloy cone spacer with 30mm of spacers
SEAT BINDER Alloy, 31.8mm
FORK Specialized FACT carbon legs, aluminum crown/steerer, Zertz inserts, fender eyelets
FRAME Specialized E5 aluminum, fully manipulated women's tubesets, women's fitness geometry, smooth weld, internal cable routing, integrated headset, fender/rack eyelets


Geometry Chart

Vita - Geometry

Crank Length 170mm 170mm 170mm 170mm
Stem Length 75mm 75mm 90mm 100mm
Handle-Bar Width 580mm 580mm 580mm 580mm
Wheelbase 1049mm 1051mm 1052mm 1057mm
Seat-Tube Length, B-B Center to Top 360mm 395mm 440mm 475mm
Head-Tube Length 120mm 130mm 150mm 165mm
Top-Tube Length, Horizontal 520mm 535mm 550mm 565mm
Front-Center 614mm 615mm 617mm 621mm
Head-Tube Angle 69° 70° 71° 71°
Stand-Over Height 689mm 713mm 747mm 772mm
Fork Rake 51mm 51mm 51mm 51mm
Trail 79mm 73mm 66mm 66mm
Chain-Stay Length 445mm 445mm 445mm 445mm
Seat-Tube Angle 75° 74.5° 74° 73°
B-B Drop 70mm 70mm 70mm 70mm
Seat-Post Length 300mm 300mm 350mm 350mm