Specialized Allez Elite

Specialized Allez Elite
  • Color: Gloss Light Blue/Rocket Red
  • Color: Satin Black/White/Clean
  • Color: Red Hook
$1,105.00 - $1,300.00
$1,300.00 - $1,350.00
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Details

There's no denying it, Specialized is still in love with aluminum road bikes, and when it comes to transforming this passion into a labor of love, they make a bike like the Allez Elite. If you're just finding your cycling legs, this is the best place to start.

Not only does a light bike feel better when you're climbing up a hill, but it's also essential when you're carrying your bike up to the 5th floor, and this was at the forefront of the frame design. With a redesigned E5 Alloy frame, the Allez features a class-leading weight. Aggressively thin-walled, yet tough, tubes have been implemented to save weight.

Speaking of the fork, entry-level road bikes often times feature either alloy or cheap carbon fiber forks that greatly detract from the overall ride quality. But with a full FACT carbon fiber fork, the Allez is better handling, smoother riding, and lower in weight—floating over rough chip-seal and carving through corners like a slalom skier. For the geometry, Specialized developed the Allez by utilizing the vast Retül fit database. This meant creating a geometry that's sure to cover a broad range of positions, while still providing the performance-minded handling you'd expect from your first bike.

This Allez also features integrated rack and fender mounts, allowing you to get weight out of your backpack and on to a lightweight rack when you need it. This not only makes for a good road bike, but it also enables you to transform it into a fast commuter. Along these lines, you'll find plenty of clearance for 28mm tires, so longer rides become far more bearable and city streets much smoother.

- E5 Premium Aluminum frame features fully manipulated tubing with smooth welds that increase stiffness and efficiency, while looking just as good as it performs.

- Specialized FACT carbon, full monocoque fork designed for high-speed handling.

- Shimano 105 STI shifters provide crisp, reliable shifting.

Specs

Frame Specialized E5 Premium Aluminum, fully manipulated tubing w/ SmoothWelds, 1-1/8"- 1-3/8" tapered head tube, internal cable routing, threaded BB, 130mm spacing
Fork Specialized FACT full Carbon, 1-1/8" to 1-3/8" Taper w/ fender eyelets
Rims/Wheels DT R460, sealed cartridge hubs, 14g spokes
Spokes Front: 20h
Rear: 24h
Tires Espoir Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, double BlackBelt protection, 700x25mm
Crankset Praxis Alba 2D
Chainrings 50/34T
Chain KMC X11EL, 11-speed w/ Missing Link
Front Derailleur Shimano 105 Ez, clamp-on
Rear Derailleur Shimano 105, 11-speed
Cassette/Rear Cogs Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11-32t
Shifters Shimano 105
Handlebars Specialized Shallow Drop, 6061, 70x125mm, 31.8mm clamp
Tape/Grips Specialized S-Wrap
Stem Specialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
Brakes Tektro Axis caliper
Saddle Body Geometry Toupé Sport, steel rails, 143mm
Seat Post Alloy, 2-bolt clamp

* Subject to change without notice.

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Gloss Light Blue/Rocket Red / 49cm 888818298853 90018-4049 ALL309682208
Satin Black/White/Clean / 49cm 888818297948 90018-4249 ALL252740828
Gloss Light Blue/Rocket Red / 52cm 888818299096 90018-4052 ALL303219218
Satin Black/White/Clean / 52cm 888818299126 90018-4252 ALL257517368
Gloss Light Blue/Rocket Red / 54cm 888818298419 90018-4054 ALL305614088
Satin Black/White/Clean / 54cm 888818299034 90018-4254 ALL258225628
Gloss Light Blue/Rocket Red / 56cm 888818298846 90018-4056
Satin Black/White/Clean / 56cm 888818298587 90018-4256 ALL256718488
Gloss Light Blue/Rocket Red / 58cm 888818299164 90018-4058 ALL304485988
Satin Black/White/Clean / 58cm 888818297863 90018-4258 ALL251771788
Gloss Light Blue/Rocket Red / 61cm 888818297955 90018-4061 ALL307574438
Satin Black/White/Clean / 61cm 888818297771 90018-4261 ALL254713848
Red Hook / 49cm 888818379804 90018-4449 ALL245664188
Red Hook / 52cm 888818379781 90018-4452 ALL248990108
Red Hook / 54cm 888818379811 90018-4454 ALL248758248
Red Hook / 56cm 888818379774 90018-4456 ALL249275158
Red Hook / 58cm 888818379767 90018-4458 ALL241860948
Red Hook / 61cm 888818379798 90018-4461 ALL246683458

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