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Specialized Tarmac Disc Range Guide

   Words by David Hicks

   on 27/06/2018 09:11:10

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Launched last year, the completely redesigned Specialized Tarmac SL6 claimed numerous plaudits – plus a couple of world titles on the road – for its razor-sharp handling, light weight and all-round race performance. But that wasn’t enough for Specialized, with the addition of disc brakes providing even more reliable braking performance with no concessions to the rim brake version in terms of aerodynamics, speed or handling.

After initially launching the Tarmac Disc under the S-Works marque, Specialized have now offered up complete race bike performance for the masses with an extended range of disc-brake equipped Tarmacs.

Key Features

The introduction of a wider Tarmac SL6 Disc range alongside the existing rim brake models gives you, the rider, a race bike to suit you whatever your braking preferences, and Specialized have made every effort to match performance whether you decide upon rim or disc brakes – geometry, aerodynamics and handling should all match the equivalent rim brake model.

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All of the bikes in the range are ‘Rider-First Engineered’, the result of hours spent poring over the shape and thickness of every tube to ensure that handling and frame stiffness is consistent regardless of size. To achieve that consistent ride feel each frame has a unique carbon fibre layup with different ply arrangements, orientations and thicknesses. This means that the larger sizes have more stiffness in key areas like the bottom bracket and head tube – as the fibres have further to travel on a 61cm frame compared to a 49cm frame, for instance – to make sure that each size meets the same stiffness standards that Specialized stipulates.

The Tarmac SL6 (both rim and disc brake versions) are faster through the air too. As fast as the original Venge, in fact. Through a long process of iterative design, aero projects, computational fluid dynamics and real-world testing, Specialized identified the forks, seatstays, and seatpost and tube as key areas for aerodynamic improvement. As a result, the Tarmac Disc’s tubes are built around a truncated airfoil profile for maximum efficiency alongside other aero-optimised features such as dropped seatstays and a D-shaped seatpost – all of which combine to result in a faster bike with no sacrifices when it comes to stiffness, compliance and responsiveness.

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The Tarmac Disc range

The new, expanded, Tarmac Disc range looks to bring all of those refined features to the average sportive rider or racer, although the S-Works does of course remain for those with deep pockets. Across the range, every bike is constructed from Specialized’s FACT carbon fibre and Shimano provide the groupsets throughout with hydraulic braking selected for improved stopping duties.

Specialized S-Works Tarmac Disc 2018 Carbon Road Bike Black

S-Works Tarmac Disc

One of the most complete race bikes out there, the S-Works Tarmac Disc brings Grand Tour performance to a disc brake platform.

  • Frame - Specialized FACT 12r carbon fibre
  • Fork - S-Works FACT full carbon fibre
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Dura-Ace Di2 9150 Electronic
  • Brakes - Shimano Dura-Ace 9170 Hydraulic Disc
  • Wheels - Roval CLX50 Disc carbon, tubeless ready

RRP: £9,249.99

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Specialized Tarmac Disc Pro 2019 Carbon Road Bike

Specialized Tarmac Disc Pro

Whether you're racing friends on the weekend, snagging a new KOM or PR, or mixing it up in a local road race, the Tarmac Disc Pro is purpose-built to do it with.

  • Frame - Specialized FACT 10r carbon fibre
  • Fork - FACT 10r full carbon fibre
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Ultegra Di2 Disc R8070 Electronic
  • Brakes - Shimano RS505 Hydraulic Disc
  • Wheels - Roval CL50 Disc carbon, tubeless ready

RRP: £5,749.99

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Specialized Tarmac Disc Expert 2019 Carbon Road Bike

Specialized Tarmac Disc Expert

If you plan on racing a Grand Tour this summer, sure, go rock that S-Works. But if you're on the hunt for a glorious ride that can smash both a local crit and your friends on the weekends, you'll feel right at home on the Tarmac Disc Expert.

  • Frame - Specialized FACT 10r carbon fibre
  • Fork - FACT 10r full carbon fibre
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Ultegra Disc R8020
  • Brakes - Shimano RS505 Hydraulic Disc
  • Wheels - Roval C38 Disc carbon, tubeless ready

RRP: £3,999.99

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Specialized Womens Tarmac Disc Expert 2019 Carbon Road Bike

Specialized Womens Tarmac Disc Expert

The Womens Tarmac Disc Expert brings all the performance of the S-Works to a more rider friendly price point. Built around the same frame as the mens version, the womens model gets female specific components to make the ride even better. But if you're on the hunt for a glorious ride that can smash both a local crit and your friends on the weekends, you'll feel right at home on the Tarmac Disc Expert.

  • Frame - Specialized FACT 10r carbon fibre
  • Fork - FACT 10r full carbon fibre
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Ultegra Disc R8020
  • Brakes - Shimano RS505 Hydraulic Disc
  • Wheels - Roval C38 Disc carbon, tubeless ready

RRP: £3,999.99

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Specialized Tarmac Disc Comp 2019 Carbon Road Bike

Specialized Tarmac Disc Comp

Ripping corners, sticking it to friends on the road, cruising down the highway - no matter how you ride, the Tarmac Disc Comp delivers in spades. It houses many of the features found in its S-Works siblings, so you'll have the ride of your life.

  • Frame - Specialized FACT 9r carbon fibre
  • Fork - FACT 10r full carbon fibre
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Ultegra Disc R8020
  • Brakes - Shimano RS505 Hydraulic Disc
  • Wheels - DT R470 Disc

RRP: £2,749.99

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Specialized Womens Tarmac Disc Comp 2019 Carbon Road Bike

Specialized Womens Tarmac Disc Comp

Optimised for female riders, the Womens Tarmac Disc Comp offers the same corner-railing handling and lightweight as the men's version. It houses many of the features found in its S-Works siblings, so you'll have the ride of your life.

  • Frame - Specialized FACT 9r carbon fibre
  • Fork - FACT 10r full carbon fibre
  • Drivetrain - Shimano Ultegra Disc R8020
  • Brakes - Shimano RS505 Hydraulic Disc
  • Wheels - DT R470 Disc

RRP: £2,749.99

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See the full Specialized Tarmac range >>>

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Get hands on with the new Specialized Tarmac Disc range at your Rutland Cycling store, or visit Specialized Concept Store Nottingham.

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