2019 Specialized CruX E5 Sport

Modest component level aluminum frame cyclocross bike

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2019 Specialized CruX E5 Sport
  • MSRP $2,200
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 11
  • Groupset 
    SRAM Apex 1
Gearing

1 × 11 — 11 speed

2019 Specialized CruX E5 Sport
29 mph
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The 2019 CruX E5 Sport is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2019 CruX E5 Sport won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

Geometry

Oh snap! This frame was drawn from the actual bike geometry measurements. Roll over the table below to highlight frame dimensions.

Size
Stack 522540554566583597618
Reach 366370375379384387392
Stack/Reach Ratio1.431.461.481.491.521.541.58
Top Tube Length 501510534547559569587
Seat Tube Length 460490520540560580610
Seat Tube Angle75.575.574.073.573.373.072.5
Head Tube Length 100115125140155170190
Head Tube Angle69.570.571.571.572.072.573.0
BB Drop 71717169696767
BB Height 279279279281281283283
Front Center 593595595601606609615
Chainstay Length 425425425425425425425
Wheelbase 1,0081,0091,0091,0161,0221,0251,031
Rake 51515149494949
Trail 76706365625956
Standover Height 764782795809825841862
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
Build
FrameSpecialized E5 Premium Aluminum, fully manipulated tubing, semi-compact race design, shaped top tube, 1-3/8" lower bearing, internal cable routing, integrated headset, OSBB, post-mount disc, 135mm rear spacing
ForkSpecialized FACT carbon, disc-specific, quick-release
Bottom BracketPraxis M30
StemSpecialized, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
HandlebarSpecialized Shallow Drop, 6061, 70x125mm, 31.8mm clamp
SaddleBody Geometry Phenom Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm
SeatpostSpecialized, alloy, single-bolt, 27.2mm
PedalsNylon, 105x78x28mm, loose ball w/ reflectors
Components
Rear DerailleurSRAM Apex 1, long cage, 11-speed
ShiftersSRAM Apex 1 hydraulic disc w/ ICJ
CrankPraxis Alba M30, PF30, Praxis Wave Tech, 40T
CassetteSunRace CSRS3 ,11-speed, 11-32t
ChainKMC X11, 11-speed w/ Missing Link™
BrakesSRAM Apex 1, hydraulic disc
Wheels
RimsAxis Sport Disc, quick-release
TiresTracer Sport, 700x33mm
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