2019 Specialized CruX Expert

Upper mid-range component level carbon frame cyclocross bike

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2019 Specialized CruX Expert
  • MSRP $4,700
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c Carbon
  • Drivetrain 1 × 11
  • Groupset 
    SRAM Force 1

1 × 11 — 11 speed

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

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


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

Stack 523540554566582597618
Reach 366369375382388395402
Stack/Reach Ratio1.431.461.481.481.501.511.54
Top Tube Length 501509534550563578597
Seat Tube Length 470490510530550570600
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 282282282284284286286
Front Center 592592593605611618627
Chainstay Length 425425425425425425425
Wheelbase 1,0071,0071,0081,0201,0261,0341,043
Rake 50505050505050
Trail 78726565625955
Standover Height 764782795809825841862
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
FrameFACT 11r carbon, Rider-First Engineered™, OSBB, 1-3/8" lower bearing, 12x142mm thru-axle, flat-mount disc
ForkS-Works FACT 11r carbon, 12x100mm thru-axle
Bottom BracketPraxis M30
StemSpecialized Pro SL, alloy, 4-bolt
HandlebarSpecialized Expert Shallow Drop, alloy, 125mm drop x 75mm reach
SaddleBody Geometry Phenom Expert, hollow titanium rails, carbon fiber base, 143mm
SeatpostS-Works FACT carbon 27.2mm, 20mm offset
PedalsNylon, 105x78x28mm, loose ball w/ reflectors
Rear DerailleurSRAM Force 1, long cage
ShiftersSRAM Force 1 hydraulic disc w/ ICJ
CrankPraxis Zayante Carbon M30, 1x direct-mount, Praxis Wave Tech, 40T
CassetteSRAM PG-1130, 11-32t
ChainKMC X11 EL, 11-speed w/ Missing Link™
BrakesSRAM Force, flat-mount disc
RimsRoval C 38 Disc, carbon, tubeless-ready, 38mm depth, 24h
TiresTracer Pro, 2Bliss Ready, 700x33mm
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