CruX Expert

CruX Expert

Regular price $4,699.99 Sale price $3,799.95 Save 19%


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Sure, cross bikes look like road bikes, but that's as far as it goes. Cyclocross takes bikes to a whole new level with the Crux. It's a no holds barred, full-blown cyclocross racing machine designed to be beaten on every weekend and come back begging for more. Geometry and simplicity are the two key components to making a proper cross bikes, and Specialized nailed them both. Whether you're hopping barriers or slogging up a muddy climb, the Crux is ready and willing. 

The Crux Expert has a full FACT 11r carbon frame and S-Works FACT fork with thru-axles front and rear with 142mm rear spacing. DT Swiss disc wheels keep the ride smooth while SRAM Force 1 groupset provides a clean and reliable 1x shifting experience. SRAM Force 1 hydraulic disc brakes bring a new level of stopping performance to the table that cantilever brakes could only dream of. 


FACT 11r carbon, Rider-First Engineered™, OSBB, 1-3/8" lower bearing, 12x142mm thru-axle, flat-mount disc
FORK S-Works FACT 11r carbon, 12x100mm thru-axle
FRONT WHEEL Roval C 38 Disc, carbon, tubeless-ready, 38mm depth, 24h
REAR WHEEL Roval C 38 Disc, carbon, tubeless-ready, 38mm depth, 24h
INNER TUBES Presta valve, 48mm
FRONT TIRE Tracer Pro, 2Bliss Ready, 700x33mm
REAR TIRE Tracer Pro, 2Bliss Ready, 700x33mm
CRANKSET Praxis Zayante Carbon M30, 1x direct-mount
CHAINRINGS Praxis Wave Tech, 40T
SHIFT LEVERS SRAM Force 1 hydraulic disc w/ ICJ
REAR DERAILLEUR SRAM Force 1, long cage
CASSETTE SRAM PG-1130, 11-32t
CHAIN KMC X11 EL, 11-speed w/ Missing Link™
FRONT BRAKE SRAM Force, flat-mount disc
REAR BRAKE SRAM Force, flat-mount disc
Specialized Expert Shallow Drop, alloy, 125mm drop x 75mm reach
TAPE Specialized CX Pro Gel
STEM Specialized Pro SL, alloy, 4-bolt
Body Geometry Phenom Expert, hollow titanium rails, carbon fiber base, 143mm
SEATPOST S-Works FACT carbon 27.2mm, 20mm offset
SEAT BINDER Included w/ frame