May 28, 2020
The Specialized Allez Elite is a light, fast, entry-level road bike that has some pretty amazing specs for its price. It is the perfect bike to buy if you are getting into cycling.
The bike has some advanced features like the lightweight E5 Premium Aluminium frame and full monocoque carbon fork. These features only come with Specialized high-end bikes.
The Specialized Allez Elite is not heavy, something that makes going uphill easier. The lightweight also helps if you have to carry your bike upstairs.
The bicycle has fender and rack mounts. Adding fenders and racks to the Allez Elite ensures you keep you back dry when riding in wet weather, and you don't have to carry stuff personally.
The Specialized Allez Elite has rims brakes, which are OK, but we would have preferred disc brakes that offer greater stopping power, especially on long descents.
The bike has limited color options.
Specialized first introduced the Allez bike model in 1981. Since then, they have been releasing newer versions of the bike almost annually. Designed to be a road bike, the Specialized Allez is not the only type of bike Specialized make.
The U.S bicycle manufacturer has a wide range of bikes, including mountain, commuter, touring, kids, and racing bikes.
Currently, models of this bicycle include the Specialized Allez, Allez Elite, Allez Sport, and Specialized Allez Sprint Disc. Prices for the different bikes range better $800 to $2300. The price range and good quality of this road bike series have made it very popular with cyclists. This popularity has made it one Specialized best selling bikes.
The 2020 Specialized Allez Elite comes with fantastic features such as 700x25c Specialized Espoir Sport tires, DT R460 alloy wheels, Shimano's legendary 105 shifting, Axis 1.0 calliper brakes, and a super comfortable Body Geometry Bridge saddle.
The bike is available in sizes 44, 49, 52, 54, 56, 58, and 61cm.
The Specialized Allez Elite is a smooth, comfortable, and reasonably fast bike. Some of the features which enhance its performance include.
The Specialized Allez Elite is a good option if you're looking to buy your first road bike. The bike has a beautiful design, functional specs, and it has a budget-friendly price. What more could you want from your first bike?
Specialized E5 Premium Aluminum, fully manipulated tubing w/ SmoothWelds, 1-1/8"- 1-3/8" tapered head tube, internal cable routing, threaded BB, 130mm spacing
Specialized FACT carbon, 1-1/8" to 1-3/8" taper, fender eyelets
Included w/ crankset
Shimano 105 R7000, 11-speed
Shimano 105 R7000 GS, medium cage, 11-speed
Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11-32t
Axis 1.0 caliper
DT R460 rims, sealed cartridge hubs, 14g spokes
Espoir Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, double BlackBelt protection, 700x25mm
Specialized Shallow Drop, 6061, 70x125mm, 31.8mm clamp
Specialized, 3D-forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
Alloy, 2-bolt Clamp, 12mm offset, 27.2mm, anti-corrosion hardware
Body Geometry Bridge Saddle, steel rails
KMC X11 EL NP, 11-speed