£3800 – Specialized Epic Evo Carbon 29er Mountain Bike 2021 X-Large – Gloss Cool Grey/Dove Grey

£3,800.00

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Remember when cross country didn't always involve a starting gun? So do we. And while it'll never turn down a number plate Epic EVO is well-acquainted with the fact that the next ridgeline makes a perfectly good finish line too offering an incredible combination of pedaling efficiency and impressive trail-taming capability to get you there faster. While the Epic EVO sees a seemingly modest 20-millimeter increase in suspension travel up front over its Epic stablemate and just 10-millimeters out back we've worked overtime to make sure it's been implemented in a way that'll have you saying 'Whoa!' as soon as you hit your first stretch of singletrack. Meticulously engineered to retain as much of the Epic's standard-setting efficiency as possible the EVO's new suspension kinematics work in concert with our Rx XC shock tune to ensure you're able to make the absolute most out of every inch of travel on tap while still offering increased anti-squat characteristics for improved pedaling efficiency. With plenty of practice at staying ahead of the curve the Epic EVO now lays claim to the most capable iteration of our Progressive XC Geometry ever to grace an Epic. It's also more versatile than ever thanks to a new flip chip-equipped rear end that allows riders to adjust headtube angle and bottom bracket height to easily customize the Epic EVO's handling characteristics. Epic EVO's flyweight FACT 11m carbon frame features heavy-hitting Shimano components and RockShox suspension for a package tailor-made for making miles disappear faster than ever. Flip It To Rip It: Tune the ride of the Epic EVO’s FACT 11m carbon frame to match your preferred handling characteristics with flip-chip simplicity that allows riders to steepen the EVO’s headtube angle by half a degree while raising the bottom bracket height by six millimeters. The Reba RL doles out travel with a steady hand courtesy of RockShox's Motion Control damper while SoloAir adjustability makes dialing in suspension performance a breeze. Shimano's SLX shifting has always been the benchmark for affordable high performance and the latest M7100 series simply raises it even further. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS FRAMESET FRAME FACT 11m Full Carbon Progressive XC Geometry Rider-First Engineered™ threaded BB 12x148mm rear spacing internal cable routing 110mm of travel SEAT BINDER Specialized Alloy 34.9mm SUSPENSION REAR SHOCK RockShox Deluxe Select+ Rx XC Tune Two Position Rebound Adjust 190x40mm FORK RockShox Reba RL Motion Control damper Solo Air 42mm offset 15x110mm thru-axle 120mm of travel COCKPIT STEM Specialized 3D-forged alloy 4-bolt 7-degree rise HANDLEBARS Specialized Alloy Minirise 10mm rise 750mm 31.8mm clamp SADDLE Body Geometry Power Sport steel rails SEATPOST TranzX Dropper 30.9mm XS-SM: 100mm M: 125mm L-XL: 150mm TAPE Specialized Trail Grips BRAKES FRONT BRAKE Shimano M6100 2-piston caliper hydraulic disc REAR BRAKE Shimano M6100 2-piston caliper hydraulic disc DRIVETRAIN REAR DERAILLEUR Shimano SLX M7100 SGS 12-speed SHIFT LEVERS Shimano SLX M7100 12spd CHAIN Shimano Deore M6100 12spd w/quick link CRANKSET Shimano MT511 32T Chainring WHEELS RIMS Stout XC 29 25mm internal width disc-specific FRONT HUB Shimano MT400-B Centerlock 28h 15×110 Boost REAR HUB Shimano MT510-B Centerlock 28h 12×148 Boost Microspline FRONT TIRE Ground Control Control casing GRIPTON® compound 60 TPI 2Bliss Ready 29×2.3' REAR TIRE Fast Trak Control casing GRIPTON® compound 60 TPI 2Bliss Ready 29×2.3' INNER TUBES Presta 60mm valve WHEELS and TIRES SPOKES Stainless 14g ACCESSORIES PEDALS   * Specifications are subject to change without notice

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