The Specialized Tarmac SL6 Expert Road Bike 2018 is ideal for the serious rider, looking for a solid bike on which to train, set goals, and smash them. The latest Shimano Ultegra R8000 groupset and a quality carbon fibre construction, this bike provides you with the platform you need to lay down your best time.
Specialized Tarmac SL6 Expert Ultegra Road Bike 2018
Specialized Tarmac SL6 Expert Road Bike 2018
Targetting the dedicated rider, looking for reliable, repeat performance and eyeing up their local segments with clamour, the Specialized Tarmac SL6 Expert Road Bike 2018 is a high quality bike that provides the rider with the benefits of top-level specifications and engineering at a more affordable price point.
Composed of a 10r FACT carbon fibre, engineered specifically by Specialized to provide the best possible levels of strength and rigidity, you can be assured of the lightest possible weight, helping you forge your way up the climb. With an impressive integral strength afforded by the FACT carbon fibre, this bike and it's SL 6 shaping delivers the same high-end geometry and form as the pro-level S-Works range, with dropped seat stays improving the aerodynamic profile of the bike on the ride. This geometry improving your feel at the rear stays, you can be sure of better feedback and a more intuitive ride.
A full Shimano Ultegra R8000 mechanical groupset, you can be sure of a seamless, precise and well worked out gear changing pattern, with accurate machining providing the rider with a durable, intricately designed and cohesive groupset, giving you the ability to ride and dial in your gearing at the precise moment with ease thanks to the light action. Using direct mounting brakes for better braking force and improved stopping power, this bike assures you of a connected riding experience.
Rolling on Roval SLX 24 wheels and with gearing varied to allow you an 11-30t range, assuring you of the ability to climb even the steepest climb. With a 52/36 tooth chainset further giving you the ratios to push yourself further and faster on even the toughest sections.
- Specialized FACT 10r carbon fibre
- Lowered seat stays for superior stiffness and aerodynamic response
- Bladed seatstay tubes for enhanced rigidity and aerodynamics
- Concaved seat tube section for improved tyre clearance
- Roval CL 50 wheelset for supreme weight reduction
- D-Shaped seat post for comfort and aerodynamic efficiency
- Superior aerodynamic shaping brings gains on the flat
- Full Shimano Ultegra R8000 groupset
Please note: Image shown for representation of colourway only, specification subject to change at any time. Bicycles do not come with pedals unless otherwise specified.
- FRAME: Specialized Tarmac SL6, FACT 10r carbon, Rider-First Engineered™, OSBB, full internal, electronic-specific routing, internally integrated seat clamp, 130mm rear spacing
- FORK: Specialized S-Works FACT carbon
- STEM: Specialized Pro SL, alloy, 4-bolt
- HANDLEBARS: Specialized Expert Shallow Drop, alloy, 123x75mm
- TAPE: Specialized S-Wrap w/ Sticky gel
- FRONT BRAKE: Shimano Ultegra 8010 direct mount
- REAR BRAKE: Shimano Ultegra 8010 direct mount
- FRONT DERAILLEUR: Shimano Ultegra 8000, braze-on
- REAR DERAILLEUR: Shimano Ultegra 8000, 11-speed
- SHIFT LEVERS: Shimano Ultegra 8000, 11-speed
- CASSETTE: Shimano Ultegra 8000,11-speed, 11-30t
- CHAIN: Shimano Ultegra, 11-speed
- CRANKSET: Shimano Ultegra R8000
- CHAINRINGS: 52/36T
- BOTTOM BRACKET: Praxis BB30 w/ Shimano conversion adaptor
- FRONT WHEEL: Roval SLX 24, DT Swiss 350 hubs, clincher
- REAR WHEEL: Roval SLX 24 Rims, DT Swiss 350 hubs, clincher
- FRONT TYRE: Specialized S-Works Turbo, 120 TPI, 700 x 26mm, clincher
- REAR TYRE: Specialized S-Works Turbo, 120 TPI, 700 x 26mm, clincher
- SADDLE: Specialized Toupe Expert Gel, 143mm, hollow titanium rails
- SEATPOST: Specialized S-Works FACT Carbon Tarmac seatpost, 20mm offset
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: 18TARSL6EXP
UK Delivery Options
Free Delivery on all orders over £30
Estimated delivery within 4 working days (a delivery charge of £1.99 for orders under £30.00 will apply)
CollectPlus Delivery - £1.99
Have your order delivered to your local shop for just £1.99! For Highlands and Islands, please allow up to 5 working days. Orders can be shipped to UK CollectPlus locations specified on the SigmaSport.co.uk website where they will be held awaiting collection for a period of 10 days.
Orders placed are normally dispatched within 2 working days.
Priority 1st Class Delivery - £2.99
Estimated delivery within 2 working days. For Highlands and Islands, please allow up to 5 working days.
Next Working Day Delivery* - £4.99
A guaranteed tracked courier delivery, place your order before 3pm, deliveries are made Monday to Friday.
Saturday pre 12 Delivery - £4.99
Saturday delivery orders must be placed by 1pm Friday and are only available on items in stock in our warehouse. Orders are prioritised through our warehouse and are delivered on Saturday pre 12pm by courier. Package must be signed for upon delivery.
Sunday pre 12 Delivery - £4.99
Sunday delivery orders must be placed by 1pm Friday and are only available on items in stock in our warehouse. Orders are prioritised through our warehouse and are delivered on Sunday pre 12pm by courier. Package must be signed for upon delivery.
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Reserve & Collect is available on all items marked 'Collection'. It is a FREE delivery option that allows you to collect your order from either our Sigma Sport Store, Hampton Wick or our Reserve & Collect location in Esher. Just select the Reserve & Collect button in the basket.
* Next Working Day delivery is only available on items in stock in our warehouse and excludes pre- order items. Next Day refers to the next working day, Bank Holidays will add an extra working day to the estimated delivery lead times. UK next day excludes Saturday deliveries. This service is not available to some remote postcode areas. Please contact us for help.
** Reserve and Collect Collections - Clothing, parts and accessories: Next day. Orders placed on Friday, Saturday or Sunday will be available for collection after midday on the Monday (excluding Bank Holidays). Bikes: 4 days if in stock at the store, collect in up to 7 days (sometimes quicker) if in stock at warehouse.
London Same Day (Order Before 1pm)
We offer a Same Day delivery service into London. The cost is £25.00 under 2Kg and £35 over 2Kg. Place your order before 1pm, deliveries are made Monday to Friday. Please note this option excludes bicycles.
More information on our Same Day delivery options.
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 7 - 10 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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International Delivery and Returns
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International customers have 30 days from their order date to return the order. Goods must be returned in new condition with all original packaging intact and tags attached.
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Free UK Returns
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