Specialized Roubaix SL4 Elite C2 2014 Road Bike. When called to arms, the classic winning Roubaix reacts as though simply an extension of mind and body. Pros like Tom Boonen - who rode his Roubaix SL4 to a record-equalling 4th Paris-Roubaix victory in 2012 - count on its smooth ride and responsive handling to get the job done. With size-specific engineering and a frame that delivers the best balance of vertical compliance, low weight and torsional stiffness, riders of all sizes can experience the same ride quality an performance as Boonen.
FACT 8r carbon frame with Endurance Road Geometry, Zertz and tapered headtube; paired with a full carbon monocoque fork for the perfect blend of stiffness, compliance and light weight. Espoir Elite 25c tyres with BlackBelt puncture protection allow for a smooth, fast, and confident ride. Specialized Roubaix Tape w/ 2.5 gel pads makes for an incredibly comfortable front-end, on any terrain, for any length of ride. Smooth, precise Shimano 105 STI shifters are renowned for their race-ready performance and exceptional value. Romin Comp Gel saddle, with hollow Cr-Mo rails, delivers the same ergonomically designed, scientifically-proven Body Geometry features that allow riders to deliver power in high-performance positions.