Specialized Expedition Sport Low Entry Bike 2020 [Review]
The Specialized Expedition Sport Low Entry bike is a bike built specifically for people who derive pleasure from daily commuting as well as the thrill of mountain biking. The versatility and power of this sports bike are brought to the fore courtesy of the light aluminum frame, shock-absorbing fork, and high-grade tires that provide great body stability and grip on any terrain.
Portable aluminum body
The body frame of this sports bike is constructed from light, high-performance Alpha Aluminum, which enables smooth riding over different terrain at fast speed. The preload suspension fork with 63mm travel is great at absorbing all shocks, as the rider glides over such surfaces. The gravity control geometry of the bike makes the rider easily get on and off the bike. The lightweight frame provides the rider with quick reaction points as the bodyweight is evenly distributed along the length of the bike.
The Specialized Expedition Sport Low Entry Bike is equipped with 26-inch tires that are adaptive to any terrain encountered during a bike ride. They have flat-resistant features that prevent a rider from been stranded from having punctured tires. The semi treed pattern on the tires provides great surface traction and stability regardless of the surface. The thickness and great traction ensure great bike handling, body balance, and velocity when needed.
A quality shift lever system
This sports bike comes with a shift lever system that enables smooth, seamless shifting of bike gears. The Shimano shift levers are equipped with 7-speed levels for quick gear shifting. In other words, the biker does not early onset of muscle fatigue. The linear-pull braking unit is of great standard, giving adequate stopping force when needed.
Sizes: small, medium, large and extra-large
Body frame: Alpha aluminum, 26-inches comfortable frameset, ground control bike geometry, replaceable hanger, linear dropouts, with tubes
Fork set: alloy, preload adjustment, travel 63mm, steerer, Suntour SR, NEX 4110-v2, shock-absorbing suspension spring
Tires: hemisphere, 26 x 1.95 inches
Rim: Alloy, dual wall
Spokes: stainless steel, 14 grams
Front-wheel: 26 TPI, Specialized branded, flat-resistant covering, a header valve
Back wheel: Specialized branded, flat-resistant covering, Schrader valve
Crankset: Shimano, FCM131, chain guard
Chainset: KMC, 7-speed levels, chain guard
Bike Cassette: Shimano, 7-speed levels, 14/34T, mega
Lower bracket: cartridge bearing, uncapped bolts, square spindles
Front derailleur: Shimano, tx 50, clamp 31.8mm, double pulley
Back derailleur: Shimano, 7-speed levels, Altus
Shift lever: Shimano, 7-speed levels, Revo twists
Pedals: Composite, loose ball bearings
Braking system: alloy, Kraton, 4 pistons, linear-pull, padded
Bike stem: alloy, ground control
Headset: covered ball bearings, 1 1/8-inches
Handlebar: Alloy, 25.4mm, comfort riser, 60mm elevation
Hand grips: comfort plus,
Seat post: Alloy, 3.8mm suspension spring, 27.2mm
Seat saddle: comfort plus, dual-layered foam
- Travels at lightning speed
- Very easy to maintain
- Ergonomic handlebars
- Very versatile use on different terrains
- Great surface gripping tires
- The seat saddle is not comfortable
What makes the Specialized Expedition Sport Low Entry a great sports bike?
The lightweight, high-performance aluminium body frame enables top speed performance
How many speed levels does the drive train come with?
The shift lever is equipped with 21-speed levels
Looking for a bike that is well adapted to the rigors of everyday commuting as well as the demands of mountain biking? The Specialized Expedition Sport Low Entry bike is a smart choice. It is designed to make for a comfortable ride around your neighborhood or on mountain paths with its highly durable aluminum body frame, ground control bike geometry, ergonomic hand grips, and a very comfortable seat saddle.