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2015

Specialized S-Works Epic 29

Specialized Epic 2015

All Mountain

At a glance

The 2015 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 is an All Mountain Carbon mountain bike. It sports 29" wheels, has RockShox suspension and a Shimano drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Epic range of mountain bikes.

A multiple XC World Championship winner, the Epic was the first full-suspension XC bike to capture the coveted Rainbow Jersey and an Olympic Gold medal. One of two S-Works versions, this model is fully equipped with Shimano XTR components, and features the new two-position, height adjustable Command Post XCP seatpost with 35mm of travel.

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Specifications

Frameset
  • Frame
    S-Works FACT 11m carbon, 29"" geometry, FACT IS construction, tapered headtube, carbon PF30 BB, full internal cable routing, 142mm dropouts, sealed cartridge bearing pivots, replaceable derailleur hanger, SWAT EMT tool cradle, 100mm travel
  • Fork
    Custom RockShox RS-1 Brain, Solo Air spring, tapered carbon steerer, top-mount BrainFade, rebound adjust, 15mm thru-axle, 100mm travel
  • Shock
    FOX/Specialized remote Mini-Brain w/ AUTOSAG, Kashima coating, inertia valve, BrainFade adjust, 205x53mm, 100mm travel
Wheels
  • Hubs
    [F] SRAM Predictive Steering/Torque Tube, 24h [R] Roval Control SL 29 142+, DT Swiss Star Ratchet, 12mm thru-axle, 28h
  • Wheels
    Roval Control SL 29, carbon disc, 22mm internal width, 24h/28h
  • Wheel Size
    29"
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Revolution
  • Tires
    [F] S-Works Fast Trak Control, 120TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 29x2.2"" [R] S-Works Fast Trak Control, 120TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 29x2.0""
Drivetrain
  • Chain
    Shimano XTR, 11-speed
  • Crank
    Shimano XTR, Hollowtech, 11-speed, 36/26
  • Bottom Bracket
    Praxis, PF30, OS press-in bearings, sealed cartridge
  • Front Derailleur
    Shimano XTR, direct mount, down swing, dual-pull
  • Rear Derailleur
    Shimano XTR Shadow Plus, 11-speed, GS mid cage
  • Shifters
    Shimano XTR, 11-speed
  • Cassette
    Shimano XTR, 11-speed, 11-40
  • Pedals
    Resin Test Ride Pedals with toe clips, CEN std.
Components
  • Brakeset
    [F] Shimano XTR, hydraulic disc, Ice Tech Ti-metal pad, 180mm Ice Tech rotor [R] Shimano XTR, hydraulic disc, Ice Tech Ti-metal pad, 160mm Ice Tech rotor
  • Handlebar
    Specialized flat, carbon, 8-degree backsweep, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Phenom Pro, carbon rails, 143mm
  • Seatpost
    Command Post XCP, carbon lower tube, 2-position height adjustable, internal routing, 35mm travel, 15mm offset, 27.2mm
  • Stem
    Syntace F109, 6-degree rise, 31.8mm clamp

FAQ

Q: What size wheels does the 2015 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 have?

The 2015 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 has 29" wheels.

Q: What size 2015 Specialized S-Works Epic 29 should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized S-Works Epic 29 size for your height. Remember that these sizes are a general guide and bike sizes can vary between riders and bikes. The best way to find your size is to go for a test ride.

Rider Height (cm)Rider Height (in)Frame Size
148cm - 158cm4'10" - 5'2"XS
158cm - 168cm5'2" - 5'6"S
168cm - 178cm5'6" - 5' 10"M
178cm - 185cm5'10" - 6'1"L
185cm - 193cm6'1" - 6'4"XL
193cm - 198cm6'4" - 6'6"XXL

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