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Specialized Rumor Elite 650b

Specialized Rumor 2016


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At a glance

The 2016 Specialized Rumor Elite 650b is an Trail Aluminium / Alloy mountain bike. It sports 27.5" wheels, has RockShox suspension and a SRAM drivetrain. The bike is part of Specialized's Rumor range of mountain bikes.

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  • Frame
    M5 aluminum, Women's Trail 650b Geometry, women's fully-butted tube sets, tapered head tube, PF30 BB, DMD mounts, internal cable routing, internal Command Posting routing, 142mm dropouts, SRAM FD adapter, 125mm travel
  • Fork
    RockShox Revelation RC, RockShox Revelation RC3 650b, Solo Air spring, 130mm travel, 3-position compression adjust, rebound adjust, tapered steerer, 42mm offset, 15mm Maxle Lite thru-axle
  • Shock
    Custom FOX FLOAT Performance CTD, AUTOSAG, Women's Custom Tune, Climb/Trail/Descend settings, rebound adjust, 197x48mm
  • Hubs
    Roval Traverse 142+, SRAM XX1 driver body, 12mm thru-axle, 28h
  • Wheels
    Roval Traverse 650b, alloy, disc, 29mm inner width, 24/28h
  • Wheel Size
  • Spokes
    DT Swiss Revolution
  • Tires
    Specialized Purgatory Control, 60TPI, 2Bliss Ready, folding bead, 650bx2.3""
  • Chain
    KMC, KMC X11L, 11-speed, w/ reusable MissingLink
  • Crank
    SRAM, SRAM S-1000, 11-speed, PF30, 28T X-Sync ring, 94mm BCD spider
  • Bottom Bracket
    SRAM, PF30, OS press-in bearings, sealed cartridge
  • Rear Derailleur
    SRAM X1, SRAM X1, 11-speed, alloy cage
  • Shifters
    SRAM X01, SRAM X01, 11-speed, trigger
  • Brakeset
    Shimano SLX, Shimano SLX, hydraulic disc, metallic pads, I-spec compatible
  • Handlebar
    Specialized, 7050 alloy, 8-backsweep, 6-upsweep, 10mm rise, 700mm, 31.8mm
  • Saddle
    Body Geometry Women's Myth Sport, steel rails, 155mm
  • Seatpost
    Command Post IRcc, cruiser control technology, micro-adjust height adjustable, alien head design, bottom mount cable routing, remote adjust SRL lever, 30.9mm, S/M: 75mm travel, L: 100mm travel
  • Stem
    Specialized XC, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 6-degree rise
  • Grips
    Specialized Sip Grip, lock-on, half-waffle, regular thickness
  • Headset
    1-1/8"" upper, 1-1/2"" lower, Campy style, integrated sealed cartridge bearings


Q: Where to buy a 2016 Specialized Rumor Elite 650b?

The 2016 Specialized Rumor Elite 650b may be purchased directly from Specialized.

Q: What size wheels does the 2016 Specialized Rumor Elite 650b have?

The 2016 Specialized Rumor Elite 650b has 27.5" wheels.

Q: What size 2016 Specialized Rumor Elite 650b should I get?

After measuring your height, use the size chart below to find the typical Specialized Rumor Elite 650b 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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