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Specialized Crux EliteX1 2018 carbon 10r or 11r

Old 12-03-17, 11:37 AM
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Specialized Crux EliteX1 2018 carbon 10r or 11r

Hello, what type of carbon (10or11r) is Frame on Crux Elite X1 2018? Website say 11r, but on the frame is 10r. Thanks.
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The first thing you have to research is what 10r or 11r actually means. These could be terms that Specialized makes up to compare their own models having no basis for comparison to any other bike on the market.
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Originally Posted by alcjphil View Post
The first thing you have to research is what 10r or 11r actually means. These could be terms that Specialized makes up to compare their own models having no basis for comparison to any other bike on the market.
my question is, why is in description mentioned Fact carbon 11r, but on the frame is Fact carbon 10r
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Hello Bolda,

Could you confirm the color scheme of your bike? This 2016 model is Fact 10r:

https://www.specialized.com/us/en/cr...te-x1/p/106246

While this 2018 model is Fact 11r:

https://www.specialized.com/us/en/cr...=239485-129027

I'm wondering if you purchased a 2016, thinking it was a 2018 model?

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Originally Posted by Bolda View Post
my question is, why is in description mentioned Fact carbon 11r, but on the frame is Fact carbon 10r
Ask yourself again what those terms even mean
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Originally Posted by Bolda View Post
my question is, why is in description mentioned Fact carbon 11r, but on the frame is Fact carbon 10r
Where are you getting the frame says 10r from? A picture, an actual frame?

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Old 12-04-17, 04:42 AM
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here is picture
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At this point I’d recommend calling Specialized customer service, they’ll be able to confirm the model year based on your bike’s serial number, and they should be able to explain any discrepancy between what it says on the bike and what it says on their website.

Good luck, and let us know what they say!

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Old 12-16-17, 09:33 PM
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Your frame is 10R
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Does read 10r.. as to meaning ....

Asked your Specialized brand bike dealer yet?, you in the market for that expensive of a bike?
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Old 12-18-17, 02:05 PM
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Originally Posted by fietsbob View Post
Does read 10r.. as to meaning ....

Asked your Specialized brand bike dealer yet?, you in the market for that expensive of a bike?
Yes, but Specialized wrote Carbon fact 11r
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Originally Posted by shelbyfv View Post
Your frame is 10R
thanks, why in technical specification is 11r?
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Ask Specialized?
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Originally Posted by Bolda View Post
Yes, but Specialized wrote Carbon fact 11r

Even if you bought your bike this year, was it last year's model that was still around that you bought?
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Old 12-19-17, 12:58 AM
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Originally Posted by ColonelSanders View Post
Even if you bought your bike this year, was it last year's model that was still around that you bought?
I bought the model for next year MY 2018
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YES, specialized wrote 11r, but on the frame is 10r. I am looking for the owner of the same bike if he has the same designation of the frame...
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Originally Posted by Bolda View Post
YES, specialized wrote 11r, but on the frame is 10r. I am looking for the owner of the same bike if he has the same designation of the frame...

Can you post a picture of your bike please and have you asked this question about the 10r vs 11r, to the bike store that you purchased your bike from?
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Originally Posted by ColonelSanders View Post
and have you asked this question about the 10r vs 11r, to the bike store that you purchased your bike from?
Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!
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Old 12-22-17, 12:25 PM
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mine says 10r + 1r
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To close the loop on this old thread...

I have the same bike (2018 Crux Sport) with "FACT CARBON 10r" printed on the frame. I wrote to Specialized and here's what they had to say:
I've been informed by our QC team that your frame is indeed 11r carbon (this was an issue where the wrong stickers were applied on the frames).
Edit to add:
I found this thread because it is linked from a review on Cyclocross Magazine ( cxmagazine.com/bike-review-2018-s-works-crux-cyclocross-specialized-shimano-dura-ace)
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Originally Posted by tim88 View Post
I have the same bike (2018 Crux Sport) with "FACT CARBON 10r" printed on the frame. I wrote to Specialized and here's what they had to say:


Edit to add:
I found this thread because it is linked from a review on Cyclocross Magazine ( cxmagazine.com/bike-review-2018-s-works-crux-cyclocross-specialized-shimano-dura-ace)
Thank you for your answer.
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Did I read that Specialized had sent revised decals to the owners of the bikes that were mislabeled? If they didn't send you one, maybe you should contact them with your serial number.
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