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Specialized Tarmac Elite
$3500

Specialized Tarmac Elite

Whether it's winning the Tour de France or a city-limit sprint, Tarmac is made for racing, with its powerful acceleration and razor-sharp handling. The Elite features Shimano 105 components plus DT Axis 3.0 wheels, keeping the performance and durability up and the cost down.

FACT IS 8r carbon frame with tapered head tube and elliptical seatstays is race-ready stiff and fast without sacrificing compliance
The monocoque FACT carbon fork is light, stiff, and compliant with a tapered steerer
Specialized Turbo Elite 100 TPI, offers BlackBelt protection for a tough tire that still offers low rolling resistance, great traction, and light weight to allow for quick climps and fast decents
Adjustable 4-position oversized alloy stem with carbon-clip front cone plus 31.8mm bar clamp for strength and versatile positioning
Smooth, precise Shimano 105 STI shifters are renowned for their race-ready performance and exceptional value
Specialized Comp FACT carbon seatpost absorbs road vibrations and is stiff and efficient; paired with ultra-light and stiff Body Geometry Toupe Sport saddle with Cr-Mo rails