2021 Specialized S-Works Epic

A 29″ carbon frame full suspension crosscountry bike with ultra high-end components. Compare the full range

2021 Specialized S-Works Epic
Travel100mm rear, 100mm front
ForkRockShox SID SL Ultimate

Wheels29″ Carbon
Drivetrain1 × 12 Electronic
GroupsetXX1 Eagle AXS, X01 Eagle AXS

Power MeterIntegrated
BrakesHydraulic Disc
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1 × 12 — 12 speed

S-Works Epic

28 mph

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The S-Works Epic is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The S-Works Epic is geared about the same as similar bikes for riding downhill.

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5'2" – 5'8"


5'6" – 5'11"


5'10" – 6'3"


6'1" – 6'7"

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S-Works FACT 12m Carbon, Progressive XC Race Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 100mm of travel

BB StandardBSA, 73mm, Threaded

ColorsGloss Red Tint Fade over Brushed Silver / Tarmac Black/white w/ Gold Pearl; Satin / Gloss Carbon/color Run Silver - Green Chameleon


RockShox SID SL ULTIMATE BRAIN, Top-Adjust Brain damper, Debon Air, 15x110mm, 44mm offset, 100mm Travel

Rear Shock

RockShox-Specialized BRAIN, Rx XC Tune, 5 Position Platform Adjust, Rebound Adjust, Integrated Extension, 265x52.5mm

Bottom Bracket

SRAM DUB, BSA 73mm, threaded


S-Works SL, alloy, titanium bolts, 6-degree rise


S-Works Carbon XC Mini Rise, 6-degree upsweep, 8-degree backsweep, 10mm rise, 760mm, 31.8mm


Body Geometry S-Works Power, carbon fiber rails, carbon fiber base


S-Works FACT carbon, 10mm offset, 30.9mm


Specialized Trail Grips

Rear Derailleur



QUARQ XX1 Eagle Power Meter, Boost™ 148, DUB, 170/175mm, 32T, 32T

Power Meter

QUARQ XX1 Eagle Power Meter, Boost™ 148, DUB, 170/175mm, 32T, 32T


SRAM AXS Eagle Controller


SRAM XG-1299 Eagle, 10-50t


SRAM XX1 Eagle


SRAM Level Ultimate, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc


Roval Control SL, Carbon offset design, 29mm internal width, 4mm hook width, Tubeless ready, 24h


DT Swiss Aerolite T-head

Front Hub

Roval Control SL, DT Swiss Internals, Ceramic Bearings, 6-bolt, 15mm thru-axle, 110mm spacing, Torque caps, 24h straight pull t-head

Rear Hub

Roval Control SL, DT Swiss 180 Internals, DT Swiss Ratchet EXP, Ceramic bearings, 12mm thru-axle, 148mm spacing, 24h straight-pull


Front: Fast Trak, Control casing, GRIPTON® compound, 60 TPI, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.3", Rear: Fast Trak, Control casing, GRIPTON® compound, 60 TPI, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.3"

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