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2021 Specialized Epic EVO
2021 Specialized Epic EVO Comp
2021 Specialized Epic Comp
2021 Specialized Epic Expert
2021 Specialized Epic EVO Expert
2021 Specialized Epic Pro
2021 Specialized Epic EVO Pro
2021 Specialized S-Works Epic
2021 Specialized S-Works Epic EVO
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FrameCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbon
ForkRockShox Reba
RockShox SID Select
RockShox Reba
RockShox SID
RockShox SID Select
RockShox SID
Fox Factory Float 34
RockShox SID SL Ultimate
RockShox SID Ultimate
Wheel Size29″29″29″29″29″29″29″29″29″
Wheel MaterialAluminumAluminumAluminumCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbonCarbon
Brake TypeHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic Disc
GroupsetSLX, Shimano
SLX
SLX
X01 Eagle, X1
X01 Eagle, X1
X01 Eagle AXS, X1
XTR
XX1 Eagle AXS, X01 Eagle AXS
XX1 Eagle AXS, X01 Eagle AXS
Drivetrain1 × 121 × 121 × 121 × 121 × 12 Electronic1 × 121 × 12 Electronic1 × 12 Electronic
Gear Range

Specialized Epic EVO

28 mph

Specialized Epic EVO Comp

28 mph

Specialized Epic Expert

28 mph

Specialized Epic EVO Expert

28 mph

Specialized Epic Pro

28 mph

Specialized Epic EVO Pro

28 mph

Specialized S-Works Epic

28 mph

Specialized S-Works Epic EVO

28 mph
SuspensionFullFullFullFullFullFullFullFullFull
Front Travel120mm120mm100mm100mm120mm100mm120mm100mm120mm
Rear Travel110mm110mm100mm100mm110mm100mm110mm100mm110mm
SeatpostDropperDropperRigidRigidDropperRigidDropperRigidDropper
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Geometry

Specs
Frame

FACT 11m Full Carbon, Progressive XC Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 110mm of travel

FACT 11m Full Carbon, Progressive XC Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 110mm of travel

FACT 11m Full Carbon, Modern XC Race Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 100mm of travel

FACT 11m Full Carbon, Progressive XC Race Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 100mm of travel

FACT 11m Full Carbon, Progressive XC Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 110mm of travel

FACT 11m Full Carbon, Progressive XC Race Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 100mm of travel

FACT 11m Full Carbon, Progressive XC Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 110mm of travel

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

S-Works FACT 12m Carbon, Progressive XC Geometry, Rider-First Engineered™, threaded BB, 12x148mm rear spacing, internal cable routing, 110mm of travel

Fork

RockShox Reba RL, Motion Control damper, Solo Air, 42mm offset, 15x110mm thru-axle, 120mm of travel

Rockshox SID Select, Charger RL Damper, Debon Air, 15x110mm, 44mm offset, 120mm Travel

RockShox Reba RL, Motion Control damper, Solo Air, 42mm offset, 15x110mm thru-axle, 100mm of travel

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

Rockshox SID Select+, Charger 2 RL Damper, Debon Air, 15x110mm, 44mm offset, 120mm Travel

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

FOX FLOAT Step-Cast 34 Factory, Fit4 damper, Kashima Coating, 15x110mm, 44mm offset, 120mm of travel

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

Rockshox SID ULTIMATE, Charger Race Day Damper, Debon Air, 15x110mm, 44mm offset, 120mm Travel

Rear Shock

RockShox Deluxe Select+, Rx XC Tune, Two Position, Rebound Adjust, 190x40mm

RockShox Deluxe Select+, Rx XC Tune, Two Position, Rebound Adjust, 190x40mm

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

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

RockShox SID LUXE Select+, Rx XC Tune, Two Position, Rebound Adjust, 190x40mm

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

FOX FLOAT DPS Factory, Rx XC Tune, EVOL Air sleeve, Kashima Coat, 3-position adjustment w/ Open Mode Adjustment, 190x40mm

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

RockShox SID LUXE ULTIMATE, Rx XC Tune, Two Position, Rebound Adjust, 190x40mm

Bottom Bracket

Shimano, BB52, Threaded

Shimano, BB52, Threaded

BSA, 100mm, threaded

SRAM DUB, BSA 73mm, threaded

SRAM DUB, BSA 73mm, threaded

SRAM DUB, BSA 73mm, threaded

Shimano, BB-MT800, Threaded

SRAM DUB, BSA 73mm, threaded

SRAM DUB, BSA 73mm, threaded

Stem

Specialized, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise

Specialized XC, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

Specialized XC, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

Specialized XC, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

Specialized XC, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

Specialized XC, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

Specialized XC, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

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

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

Handlebar

Specialized Alloy Minirise, 10mm rise, 750mm, 31.8mm clamp

Specialized Alloy Minirise, 6.5mm rise, 750mm, 31.8mm clamp

Specialized Alloy Minirise, 10mm rise, 750mm, 31.8mm clamp

Specialized Alloy Minirise, 6.5mm rise, 750mm, 31.8mm clamp

Specialized Alloy Minirise, 6.5mm rise, 750mm, 31.8mm clamp

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

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

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

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

Saddle

Body Geometry Power Sport, steel rails

Body Geometry Power Comp, Cromoly rails

Body Geometry Power Comp, Cromoly rails

Body Geometry Power Comp, Cromoly rails

Body Geometry Power Comp, Cromoly rails

Body Geometry Power Expert, titanium rails

Body Geometry Power Expert

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

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

Seatpost

TranzX Dropper, 30.9mm, XS-SM: 100mm, M: 125mm, L-XL: 150mm

X-Fusion Manic, infinite adjustable, two-bolt head, bottom mount cable routing, remote SRL LE lever, SM: 100mm travel, M: 125mm travel, L-XL: 150mm travel

Specialized Alloy, Single Bolt, 30.9mm

Specialized Alloy, Single Bolt, 30.9mm

X-Fusion Manic, infinite adjustable, two-bolt head, bottom mount cable routing, remote SRL LE lever, XS-SM: 100mm travel, M: 125mm travel, L-XL: 150mm travel

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

Fox Factory Transfer, Kashima, 30.9mm, 125mm / 150mm travel

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

RockShox Reverb AXS, 30.9, 1X remote, (SM:100mm, M: 125mm, L-XL: 150mm travel)

Grips

Specialized Trail Grips

Specialized Trail Grips

Specialized Trail Grips

Groupset
Rear Derailleur

Shimano SLX M7100, SGS, 12-speed

Shimano SLX M7100, SGS, 12-speed

Shimano SLX M7100, SGS, 12-speed

SRAM X01 Eagle, 12-speed

SRAM X01 Eagle, 12-speed

SRAM X01 Eagle AXS

Shimano XTR M9100, 12-speed, Shadow Plus

SRAM XX1 Eagle AXS

SRAM XX1 Eagle AXS

Crank

Shimano MT511, 32T Chainring

Shimano SLX 7100, Hollowtech 2, 32T

Shimano SLX 7100, Hollowtech 2, 32t Chainring, XS: 165mm, SM: 170mm, M-XL: 175mm

SRAM X1 Eagle, DUB, 32T, XS: 165mm, SM: 170mm, M-XL: 175mm

SRAM X1 Eagle, DUB, 32T, XS: 165mm, SM: 170mm, M-XL: 175mm, 32T

SRAM X1 carbon Eagle, Boost™ 148, DUB, 32T, SM: 170mm, M-XL 175mm, 32T

Shimano XTR 9100,Hollowtech 2, 162 q-factor, 32t Chainring, SM: 170mm, M-XL: 175mm, 32T

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

SRAM XX1 Eagle, Boost™ 148, DUB, 170/175mm, SRAM Eagle SL Alloy, 32T, Direct mount

Shifters

Shimano SLX, M7100, 12spd

Shimano SLX, M7100, 12spd

Shimano SLX, M7100, 12spd

SRAM X01 Eagle, trigger, 12-speed

SRAM X01 Eagle, trigger, 12-speed

SRAM AXS Eagle Controller

Shimano XTR M9100, 12-speed

SRAM AXS Eagle Controller

SRAM AXS Eagle Controller

Cassette

Shimano Deore M6100, 12spd w/Hyperglide+, 10-51t

Shimano SLX, CS-M7100, 12-speed, 10-51t

Shimano SLX, CS-M7100, 12-speed, 10-51t

SRAM XG-1275 Eagle, 12-speed, 10-50t

SRAM XG-1275 Eagle, 12-speed, 10-50t

SRAM XG-1295 Eagle, 12-speed, 10-50t

Shimano XTR M9100, 12-speed, 10-51t

SRAM XG-1299 Eagle, 10-50t

SRAM XG-1299 Eagle, 10-50t

Chain

Shimano Deore M6100, 12spd w/quick link

Shimano SLX, M7100, 12-speed

Shimano SLX, M7100, 12-speed

SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed

SRAM GX Eagle, 12-speed

SRAX X01 Eagle, 12-speed

Shimano XTR M9100, 12-speed w/ quick link

SRAM XX1 Eagle

SRAM XX1 Eagle

Brakes

Shimano M6100, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

Shimano SLX M7120, 4-piston caliper, hydraulic disc, 180mm

Shimano SLX M7100, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

SRAM Level TL, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

SRAM G2 RS, 4-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

SRAM Level TLM, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

Shimano XTR M9120, 4-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

SRAM Level Ultimate, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

SRAM G2 Ultimate, 4-piston caliper, hydraulic disc

Wheels
Rims

Stout XC 29, 25mm internal width, disc-specific

Specialized Alloy, Tubeless Ready, 25mm internal width, 28h

Specialized Alloy, Tubeless Ready, 25mm internal width, 28h

Roval Control Carbon, 25mm internal width, Zero bead hook, Tubeless ready, 28h

Roval Control Carbon, 25mm internal width, Zero bead hook, Tubeless ready, 28h

Roval Control Carbon, 25mm internal width, Zero bead hook, Tubeless ready, 28h

Roval Control Carbon, 25mm internal width, Zero bead hook, Tubeless ready, 28h

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

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

Spokes

Stainless, 14g

DT Swiss Industry

DT Swiss Industry

DT Swiss Competition Race

DT Swiss Competition Race

DT Swiss Competition Race

DT Swiss Competition Race

DT Swiss Aerolite T-head

DT Swiss Aerolite T-head

Front Hub

Shimano MT400-B, Centerlock 28h, 15x110 Boost

Shimano MT400-B, Centerlock 28h, 15x110 Boost

Shimano MT400-B, Centerlock 28h, 15x110 Boost

DT Swiss 350, 15x110mm spacing, Torque caps, 6-bolt, 28h

DT Swiss 350, 15x110mm spacing, Torque caps, 6-bolt, 28h

DT Swiss 350, 15x110mm spacing, Torque caps, 6-bolt, 28h

DT Swiss 350, 15x110mm spacing, 6-bolt, 28h

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

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

Rear Hub

Shimano MT510-B, Centerlock 28h, 12x148 Boost, Microspline

Shimano MT510-B, Centerlock 28h, 12x148 Boost, Microspline

Shimano MT510-B, Centerlock 28h, 12x148 Boost, Microspline

DT Swiss 350, Star Ratchet, SRAM XD driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 148mm spacing, 28h

DT Swiss 350, Star Ratchet, SRAM XD driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 148mm spacing, 28h

DT Swiss 350, Star Ratchet, SRAM XD driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 148mm spacing, 28h

DT Swiss 350, Star Ratchet, Shimano Microspline driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 148mm spacing, 28h

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

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

Tires

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

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

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

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"

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

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"

Ground Control, Control casing, GRIPTON® compound, 60 TPI, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.3"

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"

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