Tarmac SL5 Expert strikes a balance between value and performance.
It doesn't have the new upgrades that the more costly models boast
for 2018, but it does add mechanical Dura Ace into the mix for a
The FACT 10r carbon frameset is unquestionably fantastic, it's
been a consistent race winner for seasons now. The "cosmic
hologram" paintjob seen in the photos is really something else.
Subtle from afar, far from subtle upon closer inspection.
Dura Ace 9100 really ups the ante, making this a top performing
bike. Smooth, effortless mechanical shifting.
Roval SLX24 rims are laced to DT Swiss hubs. That's a fast and
efficient wheelset, the hubs being a particular highpoint. If you
were to think about a wheel upgrade, you could really get a top end
machine here for a relatively low spend.
Specialized have so much to offer for 2018. As one of the
biggest cycling brands in the world they have serious money
involved in their R&D, so they know how to develop great
product. Their immense buying power means you can get some great
spec for a good price. If you are looking for top end performance
off the peg, you really need to look at what Speciailized can do
See the Tarmac and other great Specialized bikes at Bespoke
Cycling, London. We'll get you the perfect bike