2020 Specialized Diverge E5

Modest component level aluminum frame gravel bike

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2020 Specialized Diverge E5
  • MSRP $1,100
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 2 × 8
  • Groupset 
    Shimano Claris
  • Brakes Mechanical Disc


2 × 8 — 16 speed

2020 Specialized Diverge E5
33 mph
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36 mph

The 2020 Diverge E5 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

The 2020 Diverge E5 won‘t keep up with similar bikes while riding downhill or sprinting.

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FrameSpecialized E5 Premium Aluminum, Open Road Geometry, threaded BB, 12x142mm thru-axle, flat-mount disc
ForkSpecialized FACT carbon, flat-mount disc, 12x100mm thru-axle
Bottom BracketBSA, 68mm, square-taper
StemSpecialized, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
HandlebarSpecialized Shallow Drop, 6061, 70x125mm, 31.8mm clamp
SaddleBody Geometry Power Sport, steel rails
SeatpostAlloy, 2-bolt Clamp, 12mm offset, 27.2mm, anti-corrosion hardware
PedalsNylon, 105x78x28mm, loose ball w/reflectors
Front DerailleurShimano Claris, 8-speed, braze-on
Rear DerailleurShimano Claris, 8-speed
ShiftersShimano Claris 2000, 8-speed
CrankShimano Claris R200, 46/34T
CassetteSunRace, 8-speed, 11-34t
ChainKMC X8 w/ Missing Link™, 8-speed
BrakesTektro Mira, flat-mount, mechanical disc
RimsAxis Sport Disc
TiresSpecialized Roadsport, 60TPI, wire bead, Flak Jacket protection, 700x35mm

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