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2016 Specialized Ariel Sport Disc

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  • Regular price $949.99


The Ariel Sport Disc will see you tackling workouts on paved or dirt surfaces with equal confidence, and you'll look good while doing it. Its hard-working component package is paired with the ever-reliable A1 Aluminum frame, featuring the added peace-of-mind disc brakes provide. With a Women's Fitness Geometry designed to keep you comfortable while you're burning up the miles, and features that are as versatile as they are efficient, you'll find yourself consistently needing to set new goals to achieve in your fitness quest.

•Designed for women who want to mix adventure with fitness, the hard-working, sturdy A1 Premium Aluminum frame features Women’s Fitness Geometry—meaning you’ll go fast with maximum efficiency, but without the discomfort of an aggressive ride position. The more comfortable you are, the longer you’ll ride.

•Enjoy greater control over varying terrain thanks to the custom, easy-adjust, Multi-Circuit Damping fork with 63mm of travel, tuned for lighter riders.

•Tektro Hydraulic Disc brakes provide powerful stopping power in all conditions, while also reducing hand fatigue while braking.

FRAME
Specialized A1 Premium Aluminum, Women's Fitness Geometry, women's double-butted tube sets, forged dropouts, disc mount, fender/rack mounts

FORK
Custom SR Suntour i-NEX, custom Multi-Circuit Damping, women's custom coil spring weights, 63mm travel, hydraulic lockout, preload adjust, 1-1/8" steerer, alloy lowers, Hi-Ten 28mm stanchions, post disc mount

HEADSET
FSA, semi-integrated bearings

STEM
Specialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise

HANDLEBARS
Specialized, double-butted 6061 alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 5-degree upsweep, 15mm rise, 31.8mm

GRIPS
Specialized Body Geometry XCT Women's, lock-on, closed end

FRONT BRAKE
Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, resin pads, 160mm rotor

REAR BRAKE
Tektro Auriga, hydraulic disc, resin pads, 160mm rotor

BRAKE LEVERS
Tektro, hydraulic

FRONT DERAILLEUR
Shimano Altus, top swing, dual pull

REAR DERAILLEUR
Shimano Alivio, 9-speed

SHIFT LEVERS
Shimano SL-M370 RapidFire Plus, 9-speed

CASSETTE
Shimano, 9-speed, 11-34t

CHAIN
KMC X9, 9-speed, w/ reusable MissingLink

CRANKSET
Specialized Stout, forged alloy, 48/36/26T, w/ chainguard

BOTTOM BRACKET
Square taper, cartridge bearings

PEDALS
Plastic, w/ reflectors

RIMS
Alloy, double-wall, disc

FRONT HUB
Specialized Stout, Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, ground race, QR, 32h

REAR HUB
Specialized Stout, Hi Lo disc, alloy, double-sealed, loose ball bearings, QR, 32h

SPOKES
Stainless, 14g

FRONT TIRE
Specialized Trigger Sport, 60TPI, BlackBelt protection, 700x38mm

REAR TIRE
Specialized Trigger Sport, 60TPI, BlackBelt protection, 700x38mm

SADDLE
Body Geometry Women's Riva Sport Plus, steel rails, 155mm

SEATPOST
Alloy, 2-bolt, micro-adjust, 12.5mm offset, 27.2mm

SEAT BINDER
Alloy, 31.8mm