If you are new to road cycling or looking for a great all-round bike with reliable entry level components then the Specialized Dolce Womens Road Bike 2018 could be the perfect match. With geometry designed specifically for women, components to match, and a frame engineered for stability and great handling, this bike will give you the confidence and comfort to ride all day long.
Specialized Dolce Womens Road Bike 2018
Specialized Dolce Womens Road Bike 2018
The Specialized Dolce Womens Road Bike 2018 is an ideal introduction to the world of road cycling or as a reliable, all-rounder.
Specifically designed for women, the A1 premium aluminium frame has women's endurance geometry, improving the stability and handling whatever the terrain, for improved comfort and confidence. Consequently, the geometry is slightly less aggressive and puts you in a more natural, upright position.
To smooth out the rough roads and dampen vibrations, Specialized have added Zertz inserts to the responsive FACT carbon fork. The Axis Sport clincher wheels come complete with Specialized Espoir Sport tyres with a 25mm width for more comfort and reduced rolling resistance.
Equipped with a reliable Shimano Claris groupset, this bike offers a wide range of gears suitable for the enthusiastic new rider looking to explore a variety of terrains.
- The Dolce Elite's sturdy and reliable A1 Premium Aluminium frame is built with women’s endurance. geometry and delivers two important benefits. This geometry improves stability and handling, giving you confident control when climbing and descending, while also putting you in a less aggressive and more natural ride position.
- The agile and responsive FACT carbon fork features Zertz inserts to absorb road roughness and to give you a smoother ride.
- The Shimano 2000 sub-compact crankset makes it easy to spin up hills and limits the jump in difficulty between gears.
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- FRAME: Specialized A1 premium aluminium, women's endurance geometry, women's fully manipulated tube sets, threaded bottom bracket, 1-1/8" lower bearing, 130mm spacing
- FORK: Specialized FACT carbon fibre, alloy steerer/crown, Zertz inserts
- STEM: Specialized, 3D forged alloy, 4-bolt, 7-degree rise
- HANDLEBAR: Specialized shallow drop, 6061 alloy, 70x125mm, 31.8mm clamp
- FRONT BRAKE: Tektro caliper, long reach, dual-pivot
- REAR BRAKE: Tektro caliper, long reach, dual-pivot
- FRONT DERAILLEUR: Shimano Claris, braze-on
- REAR DERAILLEUR: Shimano Claris, 8-speed
- SHIFT LEVERS: Shimano Claris 2000, 8-speed
- CASSETTE: Sunrace, 8-speed, 11-32t
- CHAIN: KMC X8, 8-speed w/ Missing Link™
- CRANKSET: Shimano RS200
- CHAINRINGS: 46/34T
- PEDALS: Nylon, 105x78x28mm, loose balls with reflectors
- FRONT WHEEL: Specialized Axis Sport, clincher
- REAR WHEEL: Specialized Axis Sport, clincher
- FRONT TYRE: Specialized Espoir Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, double BlackBelt protection, 700x25mm
- REAR TYRE: Specialized Espoir Sport, 60 TPI, wire bead, double BlackBelt protection, 700x25mm
- SADDLE: Specialized Women's Body Geometry Myth Sport thin, steel rails, 155mm
- SEATPOST: Alloy, 2-bolt clamp, 12mm offset, 27.2mm, anti-corrosion hardware
Built, Checked, Tuned and Tested
All our bikes are fully built, checked, tuned and tested by our Cytech qualified mechanics and then securely packaged, ready for delivery. All you have to do is add the pedals (if included), rotate and tighten the handlebars following the included detailed instructions or by watching our video and using the provided FREE tools.
To see how you build your new bike once you receive it, please see our bike assembly page here.
Please note all bikes collected from our shop, are built, tested and ready to ride.
PRODUCT REF: 90818-72XX
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All our bikes are fully checked and tuned and tested by our Cytech qualified mechanics and then securely packaged, ready for despatch. All you have to do is add the pedals, rotate and tighten the handlebars. Typically we can deliver your bike in 4 - 5 working days.
Deliveries are made Monday to Friday on a pre-12pm delivery. One of our customer service team will be in contact to arrange a convenient day for delivery.
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