2021 Specialized Epic Expert

Ultra high-end component level carbon frame crosscountry bike

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2021 Specialized Epic Expert
  • MSRP $5,925
  • Suspension Full
  • Front Travel 100mm
  • Rear Travel 100mm
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork RockShox Sid
  • Wheels 29″ Carbon
  • Drivetrain 1 × 12
  • Groupset X01 Eagle, X1
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc

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Gearing

1 × 12 — 12 speed

2021 Specialized Epic Expert
28 mph
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27 mph

The 2021 Epic Expert is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding up hills.

The 2021 Epic Expert is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.


Estimated Spec Level

Estimated spec level of the Epic Expert compared to other crosscountry bikes. 99 Spokes analyzes the build material and quality level of the frame, fork, wheelset, groupset, suspension system, and more to estimate the overall spec level of each bike.

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Geometry

Specs
Build
FrameFACT 11m Full Carbon, Modern XC Race Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 100mm of travel
ForkRockShox SID SL BRAIN, Bottom-Adjust Brain damper, Debon Air, 15x110mm, 44mm offset, 100mm Travel
Rear ShockRockShox-Specialized BRAIN, Rx XC Tune, 5 Position Platform Adjust, Rebound Adjust, Integraded Extension, 265x52.5mm
Bottom BracketSRAM DUB, BSA 73mm, Threaded
StemSpecialized XC, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise
HandlebarSpecialized Alloy Minirise, 10mm rise, 750mm, 31.8mm clamp
SaddleBody Geometry Power Sport, hollow Cr-Mo rails
SeatpostSpecialized Alloy, Single Bolt, 30.9mm
GripsSpecialized Trail Grips
Groupset
Rear DerailleurSRAM X01 Eagle, 12-speed
CrankSRAM X1 Eagle, DUB, 32t, XS: 165mm, SM: 170mm, M-XL: 175mm, SRAM Eagle Alloy 32T Direct mount
ShiftersSRAM X01 Eagle, trigger, 12-speed
CassetteSRAM XG-1275 Eagle, 12-speed, 10-50t
ChainSRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed
BrakesSRAM Level TL, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc
Wheels
RimsRoval Control Carbon, 25mm internal width, Zero bead hook, Tubeless ready, 28h
SpokesDT Swiss Competition Race
Front HubDT Swiss 350, 15x110mm spacing, Torque caps, 6-bolt, 28h
Rear HubDT Swiss 350, Star Ratchet, SRAM XD driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 148mm spacing, 28h
TiresFast Trak, Control casing, GRIPTON® compound, 60 TPI, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.3"
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