Few bikes invoke podium dreams and longing like Specialized's Tarmac, and with the Tarmac Elite, you get your slice of the Tarmac performance lineage at a price that's more than favorable. You'll also find a Grand-Tour-winning geometry, plus a FACT 9r carbon fiber construction. For the spec, Specialized selected components that deliver reliable performance, like durable DT R460 wheels, a mix of Shimano Ultegra 8000 and Praxis, and a bevy of Body Geometry components that maximize performance by providing the utmost in comfort.
- The FACT 9r carbon frame combines the lightweight performance and compliance of top-end carbon production methods with a Grand-Tour-winning geometry that begs for you to go faster.
- FACT carbon fork with a tapered construction provides incredible front end stiffness and steering response for instantaneous accelerations and high-speed descents.
- Significantly lighter than comparable wheelsets in its class, these tough DT R460 wheels offer tremendous value in one smooth-rolling package.
|Frame||Specialized Tarmac SL4, FACT 9r carbon, compact race design, 1-3/8" lower bearing, threaded BB, 130mm spacing|
|Fork||Specialized FACT carbon, full monocoque|
|Rims/Wheels||DT R460, sealed cartridge hubs, 14g spokes|
|Tires||Specialized Espoir Elite, 60 TPI, Kevlar bead, 700x23mm|
|Crankset||Praxis Zayante, BB30|
|Front Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra 8000|
|Rear Derailleur||Shimano Ultegra 8000, 11-speed|
|Rear Cogs||Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11-28t|
|Shifters||Shimano Ultegra 8000, 11-speed|
|Handlebars||Specialized Shallow Drop, 6061, 70x125mm, 31.8mm clamp|
|Tape/Grips||S-Wrap w/ Sticky gel|
|Stem||Specialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise|
|Brake Levers||Shimano Ultegra 8000|
|Brakes||Shimano Ultegra 8000|
|Saddle||Body Geometry Toupé Sport, steel rails, 143mm|
|Seatpost||Specialized Comp carbon, single bolt|