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Specialized Rockhopper Elite 27.5

Specialized Rockhopper Elite 27.5
  • Color: Gloss Blush/Tarmac Black
  • Color: Gloss Redwood/Spruce
  • Color: Satin Cast Black/Gloss Black
$950.00 - $1,000.00
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Details

Yep, we just re-read the spec sheet and still can't believe it, either. The Rockhopper Elite is one helluva lot of bike. Air-sprung fork? Let me introduce you to your new friend, Judy. Discerning when it comes to your drivetrain? You'll find no fault—and no grade too steep—with a wide-range Shimano Deore 1x10 drivetrain. Why stop there? We didn't, in order to allow you the pleasure of stopping yourself with Shimano's eager-to-please and oh-so-capable MT200 hydraulic disc brakes. Each is impressive in their own right, but the magic really lies in how they all come together into a Rockhopper that serves up singletrack with a nice big side of "Whoah, so that's what a real bike feels like."

A heart of gold, the Rockhopper's lightweight yet durable Premium A1 Aluminum frame features butted aluminum tubes in order to keep weight low and strength high, all while providing increased standover clearance, slick internal cable routing, and dropper-post compatibility. With the goal of making sure that the Rockhopper offers both the best fit and best performance for every person, no matter their measure, we've paired each Rockhopper frame size with the optimal wheel size. The result is a Rockhopper to fit every rider and the assurance that every Rockhopper is rolling on the best-handling wheel for its frame size.

- A breath of fresh air at this price point—and plenty north of it, RockShox’s Judy SoloAir brings air-sprung sensitivity and performance to the masses with a killer value proposition: more bang, less buck. The TurnKey damper deftly dishes out travel letting you focus on what’s ahead.

- Shimano's 1x10 wide-range 10-speed Deore shifting boasts both the pedigree and performance that legends are made of.

- Tubeless-ready rims and tires keep your options open and traction on-call.

Specs

Frame A1 premium butted alloy, zero-stack head tube, internal cable routing, forged dropouts, chainstay-mounted disc brake, replaceable alloy derailleur hanger, stealth rack mounts, dropper post compatible
Fork RockShox Judy, Solo Air, Turnkey damper, 46mm offset, 80/90/100mm travel (size-specific), steel steerer
Axles Front: 100mm QR
Rear: 135mm QR
Rims/Wheels Alloy, Offset Design, Tubeless Ready, 25mm internal width
Hubs Shimano HB-RM35, Center Lock disc, quick-release, 28/32H
Spokes Stainless, 14g
Tires Ground Control, Control casing, GRIPTON compound, 60 TPI, 2Bliss Ready, 27.5x2.3"
Crankset Stout 1x, forged alloy
Chainrings 30T
Bottom Bracket Square-tapered, 73mm, internal bearings, 122.5mm spindle
Chain KMC, X10, EPT anti-corrosion coating, 10-speed w/Missing Link
Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore, Shadow Plus, GS cage, 10-speed
Cassette/Rear Cogs SunRace, 11-42T, 10-speed
Shifters Shimano Deore, RapidFire Plus, 10-speed w/Optical Gear Display
Handlebars Stout Mini Rise, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 15mm rise, 31.8mm
Tape/Grips Specialized Trail Grips, lock-on
Stem Stout 3D-forged alloy, 31.8mm, 6-degree rise
Brakes Shimano BR-MT200, hydraulic disc, 180/160mm rotors
Pedals Specialized Dirt
Saddle Bridge Sport, Steel rails, 155/143mm
Seat Post Alloy, 12mm offset, 2-bolt clamp, 30.9mm

* Subject to change without notice.

Part Numbers

Option UPC MPN Store SKU
Gloss Redwood/Spruce / X-Small 888818624744 91520-4101 19486
Gloss Redwood/Spruce / Small 888818624911 91520-4102 19605
Satin Cast Black/Gloss Black / X-Small 888818624720 91520-4201 19665
Satin Cast Black/Gloss Black / Small 888818624782 91520-4202 19483
Satin Cast Black/Gloss Black / Medium 888818623976 91520-4203 19476