Learn more about the 2014 Specialized Enduro Expert Evo inside. Like the high-end Demo model offerings, the 26″ Enduro Expert Evo also gets the Ohlins TTX22M shock as well. In addition to the new shock, the Enduro Expert Evo also get’s SRAM’s new X01 11 speed drivetrain that is pretty awesome.
Enduro Expert Evo
The fully manipulated M5 alloy FSR frame with ORE tubing is the centerpiece of this incredibly versatile 180mm-travel design; featuring sealed cartridge bearing pivots, 142+ dropouts, ISCG ’05 chainguide mounts, and a replaceable derailleur hanger.
In a groundbreaking partnership, Specialized and Öhlins suspension have teamed up to develop the best performing bike and shock combination. The TTX22M shock uses Öhlins patented twin-tube design to separate compression from rebound. Spring rates are also available in ~25lb increments for the Ohlins springs. This shock is currently exclusive to Specialized and you can also see it on board select 2014 Demo 8 bikes as well.
FOX 36 Van RC2 Kashima 180mm coil-sprung fork with 20mm thru-axle, tapered alloy steerer, and preload and rebound adjust for All-Mountain shredding and aggressive descending
SRAM X01 - 1x11speed drivetrain
New SRAM SRAM X01 Type 2, 11-speed, medium cage rear derailleur
Custom SRAM S-2200 carbon All-Mountain crankset with 11-speed gearing is built for strong, lightweight performance
Roval Traverse All-Mountain wheelset with DT Swiss spokes, 20mm thru-axle, and a 142+ rear hub spacing for durable, lightweight, and tubeless-ready performance
Specialized Butcher SX 2.3″ dual compound front tire for premium traction on challenging terrain
All-new, hidden Specialized Command Post IR uses a remote lever to adjust saddle height on-the-fly to maximize climbing and descending performance
Specialized continues to push their build specifications to suit various rider sizes. If you take note of the spring rate , stems, dropper post seatpost range, and grips across their lineup you’ll notice they try to tailor fit the bike to better fit riders of various sizes. This type of detail is something more companies can do as it helps the consumer enjoy their bike setup much more out of the box.
Enduro Expert Evo front
FRAME M5 aluminum, EVO geometry, tapered headtube, PF30 BB, ISCG ’05 mount, internal Command Post IR routing, 142+ dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, 180mm travel