.... Specialized Roubaix Reviews
Specialized Roubaix Reviews
Summary of reviews for the Specialized Roubaix Road Bike
In this section we have summarised reviews on several of the Specialized Roubaix bike models,
the Specialized Roubaix,
the Specialized Roubaix SL4 Elite,
and the Specialized Roubaix S-Works SL4.
There is a total of 4 reviews from some well-known cycling websites and we've also included links
to retailers who have a good number of customer reviews.
In addition there are also some historic reviews, so you can see the track record of this particular range of bikes.
You can also compare prices and check for discounts on any of these bikes. We check over 10 of the main cycle shops listed.
We've found 5 shops that stock the Specialized Roubaix range, with a total of 40 bikes listed.
Specialized Roubaix Bikes
56 prices from 5 cycle shops
Check for customer reviews below:
There are also 61 bikes available at discount prices. Here are the top 5:
Specialized Roubaix Expert - 2017 Road Bike
Specialized Roubaix Expert Ultegra Di2 - 2017 Road Bike
Specialized Roubaix Sport Road Bike 2018 58cm - Satin Carbon/ White
Specialized Roubaix Pro Road Bike 2018 58cm - Gloss Blue/White
Specialized Roubaix Pro Road Bike 2018 56cm - Gloss Blue/White
There is a review from Cycling Weekly from 2014
which firstly emphasises the frameset, that is of high quality carbon and would take a variety of upgrades at any time, with the wheels probably being a priority as those on the base model are relatively heavy.
Also mentioned in this review is the high level of comfort: which is due to the general design and particularly the Zertz frame inserts, giving a smooth ride over every lump and bump, combined with the
gearing that has been selected to give a range that will give you decent speed and an ability to climb steep hills.
If you're interested in ratings, this review gives the bike a 4.5/5.
Tri Radar from 2014
comments on the stable handling, as the bike geometry is designed to be quite long and relaxed, with quite a high front, which makes it very user-friendly.
Also the review mentions the ride comfort: which is very good on account of the much reported frame design that evens out bumps and uneven roads, combined with other cushioning components and in addition, the
component specification that is only average for the cost of the bike, with obvious upgrades being the brakes and the drivetrain.
Specialized Roubaix SL4 Elite
Bike Radar has a review from 2105 (covering the Disc model) and
detailing the fun handling, which gives confidence and a stable, secure ride in all sorts of positions with the ability to respond rapidly to power input for speed.
There are also good comments about the ride comfort: that is extremely good, like all the bikes in this range, given the general performance at speed or on rough surfaces and the
versatility in that you can take enjoy this bike on or off road, at speed or pushing up steep hills on gravel, with enough gearing spread to make it fun.
This review gives a rating of 4.0/5.
Specialized Roubaix S-Works SL4
Reviews include Cycling Tips from 2015 (covering the Disc model) and
describing the disc brake quality, which allows the benefit of carbon clinchers for speed, while giving progressive and powerful hydraulic braking capacity.
It also comments on the comfort combined with speed: which is delivered by the frame design giving a relaxed ride that removes bumps and fatigue, which will also give you great response when you want to push on, plus the
fun to ride mainly because of its great adaptability whether you are on sportifs, gravel tracks or long hills, mountains or flat.
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