2019 Specialized CruX Expert X1

Upper mid-range component level carbon frame cyclocross bike

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2019 Specialized CruX Expert X1
  • MSRP $4,200
  • Frame Carbon
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 11
  • Groupset 
    SRAM Force 1

1 × 11 — 11 speed

2019 Specialized CruX Expert X1
29 mph
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The 2019 CruX Expert X1 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2019 CruX Expert X1 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 Angle72.573.073.373.574.075.575.5
Head Tube Length 100115125140155170190
Head Tube Angle69.570.571.571.572.072.573.0
BB Drop 67676969717171
BB Height 282282282284284286286
Front Center 592592593605611618627
Chainstay Length 425425425425425425425
Wheelbase 1,0071,0071,0081,0201,0261,0341,043
Rake 50505050505050
Trail 55596265657278
Standover Height 764782795809825841862
🐐 Measurements listed in millimeters and degrees
FrameFACT 11r carbon, Rider-First Engineered™, 1-3/8"" lower bearing, 12x142mm thru-axle, flat mount disc, OSBB
ForkS-Works FACT 11r carbon, 12x100mm thru-axle
Bottom BracketSRAM BB30, 68mm, no spacer
StemSpecialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
HandlebarSpecialized Shallow Drop, 6061, 70x125mm, 31.8mm clamp
SaddleBody Geometry Phenom Expert, Adaptive Edge design, hollow titanium rails, carbon fiber base, 143mm
SeatpostS-Works FACT carbon, 20mm offset
PedalsNylon, 105x78x28mm, loose balls w/ reflectors
Rear DerailleurSRAM Force 1, mid cage, 11-speed
ShiftersSRAM Force 1 hydraulic, 11-speed
CrankSRAM Force 1, Steel, 40T
CassetteSRAM PG-1170, 11-speed, 11-32t
ChainSRAM PC-1170, 11-speed
BrakesSRAM Force, hydraulic disc
RimsRoval SLX 24 Disc, DT Swiss 350 hubs, DT Swiss Competition spokes, 24h
TiresTerra Pro, 2Bliss Ready, 700x33mm
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