Specialized Roubaix Sports Carbon 2020 [Review]
Reviewed by Pedallers
Last Updated on March 21, 2022
THE SPECIALIZED ROUBAIX SPORTS CARBON 2020 ROAD BIKE
The Roubaix sport Carbon 2020 Road Bike is a sturdy bike to get around in. The new 2020 model of Roubaix now posses a feature – future shock 1-5, which gives its riders much more control when they are riding on rough roads as it absorbs all shocks from gallops.
The cleverly crafted adventure hover gear hover handlebar helps ease the arch in the bike while riding with a 70mm reach that gives rider both comfort and proper handling of the bike.
LONG LASTING 105 GROUPSET
The Roubaix Sports Carbon 2020 Road Bike has 105 groupsets that are well made onto the saddle to last you all year round in any condition that you may find yourself as a rider. It was recently updated by Shimano making use of very improved ergonomics and also most of the new documents of Dura-Ace and Utegra to reinforce the strength.
SUPPORTED BY DT SWISS WHEELSET
The Roubaix has a DT Swiss wheelset which completes the lightweight and durable makeup of the specification to deliver a bike that offers a ride that is not only fast but also very smooth. It gives room for no falter even on rough roads
AFFORDABLE AND COMFORTABLE
The Roubaix bike brand is one of the least priced luxury and affordable bikes that money can buy. In addition, it comprises a shock-absorbing cartridge that’s located at its front stem. This cartridge is designed to soften the impact when taking a rough road biking trail.
FORTIFIED CARBON FIBRE FRAMES
This Roubaix bike consists of FACT 10r carbon, inflexible carbon fiber frames, and FACT 9r kicking off proceedings that lend credence to its overall builds. It also has a power transfer that goes through a sharp cockpit and cranks to deliver excellent handling.
Frame – The Frame is a Rider First Engineered (RFE), 12X145mm thru-axle, Library tubes threaded BB, FreeFoil shape, flat-mount disc, FACT 10R,
Fork – The fork has a flat mount disc, Future Shock 1.5 W/Smooth Boot, with 12 X 100 mm thru-axle,
Front Derailleur – Shimano 105
Rear Derailleur – The rear derailleur is an 11-speed, Shimano 105 R7000 GS, medium cage
Number of Gears – it has 22 number of gears
Shifter – Shimano 105 R7020 hydraulic disc
Chainset – Praxi Alba 50/34T
Bottom Bracket – Praxis with a Threaded bearing
Cassette– The Cassette is 11- Speed, 11 – 34t with Shimano 105
Pedals – No pedals supplied
Brakeset -The Brakeset is a Hydraulic disc, Shimao 105
Stem – specialized stem with a 7 degrees rise, 3D forged alloy, 4- bolt,
Bar Tape – The Bar Tape is Roubaix S-Wrap
Wheelset – DTR470 Disc
Tires – Turbo Pro, 700 x28mm
Seat Post– S work pave
Chain – KMC X10 11 speed extra lightweight
Saddle – Power sports
The bike is easy to assemble
It has very powerful disk brakes
The bike is very light and precise with minimal weight to boot.
Wide range of gears giving room for different speed rates
No mudguard mounts
Are the Rims and wheels tubeless?
They are tubeless compatible.
Is it suitable for all kinds of rides and not only sports?
Yes, anyone can take the Roubaix on a ride sportsperson or not.
In conclusion, a Roubaix Sports Carbon 2020 Road Bicycle can be said to be a stiff, race-ready carbon frame bicycle that provides its riders with pace while the bike’s clever Future Shock suspension soaks bumps.
It is also very lightweight allowing it to reach great amounts of speed without trudging. Riding a Roubaix is fun, no shock from bumps thanks to the future shock 1-5.