Specialized Epic FSR Expert Carbon Mountain Bike

Skilled riders can win international competitions on the back of the Specialized Epic FSR Expert Carbon. Even if you do not fit into this category you can still make the most of its impressive arsenal of high-end features, from a carbon frame to custom disc brakes.

This bike may look big and bold but it is eminently light thanks to extensive use of carbon. Large disc brakes and endlessly adjustable components let you hone the ride.

Specialized Epic FSR Expert Carbon Specifications

  • Frame: FACT 9m carbon front triangle, FACT IS construction, gussetless TT S/M, FACT carbon seatstays, M5 aluminium chainstays, tapered HT, carbon PF-30 BB, 135mm drop-outs, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 100mm travel
  • Front Fork: Custom RockShox SID with Brain, inertia valve damper, air spring, tapered alloy steerer, Brain Fade and rebound adjust, 100mm travel
  • Rear Shock: Fox/Specialized remote Mini-Brain, inertia valve, with Brain Fade adjust, 187x47mm
  • Front Derailleur: SRAM X.7, 10-speed, S3 direct mount for DMD, bottom pull
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM X.0, 10-speed, mid cage
  • Number of Gears: 20
  • Shifters: SRAM X.9, 10-speed, aluminium trigger
  • Chainset: Custom SRAM Carbon S-2200, 10-speed XC double, PF-30, removable spider, S: 170mm, M/L/XL: 175mm
  • Chainrings: 39 x 26, aluminium, 4-bolt
  • Bottom Bracket: SRAM PF-30, OS press-in bearing, sealed cartridge
  • Cassette: Shimano HG81, 10-speed, 11-40
  • Chain: KMC X10, 10-speed, with reusable Missing Link, nickel plates
  • Pedals: Resin Test Ride Pedals with toe clips, CEN standard
  • Front Brake: Custom Avid Elixir R CR SL, hydraulic disc, tool-less pad contact & reach adjust, alloy backed semi-metallic pads, stainless hardware, S/M: 160mm, L/XL: 185mm rotor
  • Rear Brake: Custom Avid Elixir R CR SL, 160mm rotor
  • Brake Levers: Custom Avid Elixir R CR SL
  • Handlebars: Specialized XC low-rise bar, 7050 butted alloy, 660mm wide, 8 degree back sweep, 6 degree up, 31.8mm
  • Stem: Specialized XC, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 31.8mm clamp, adjustable rise
  • Headset: 1 1/8 and 1.5″ Threadless, Campy style upper with 1.5″ lower, cartridge bearings
  • Grips: Specialized lock-on, S/M: Grappler, L/XL: Rocca
  • Rims: Roval Control AL, alloy, 24mm
  • Front Hub: Roval Control AL, alloy disc, OS 28mm end caps, Quick Release, 24 hole
  • Rear Hub: Roval Control AL, Quick Release, 32 hole
  • Front Spokes: DT Swiss Competition 1.8/1.6mm stainless
  • Rear Spokes:
  • Front Tyre: S-Works ‘The Captain’, 120 TPI, 2Bliss ready aramid bead, dual compound, 26×2.0″
  • Rear Tyre: S-Works Fast Trak LK, 26×2.0″
  • Tubes: Ultralight presta valve
  • Saddle: Specialized BG Phenom Comp, hollow Cr-Mo rails, 143mm width
  • Seatpost: 2014 butted alloy, single bolt setback, 30.9mm, 400mm
  • Seat Binder: 36.9mm clamp ID, 7050 hard anodized alloy collar with Quick Release, for carbon frame
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  • Extra Features: Protective clear coat, derailleur hanger, reflectors

Bike: Specialized Epic FSR Expert Carbon
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