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Awards  Editors' Choice Award Top Pick Award Best Buy Award  
Price $2,800 List$3,599 List$3,399.00 at Competitive Cyclist$1,499.00 at REI$1,850 List
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Pros 20mm of Future Shock suspension, light and stiff carbon frameLightweight, nice build, excellent bland of frame stiffness and complianceVery lightweight, fast, nice buildInexpensive, versatile, many frame mount optionsInexpensive for carbon, compliant seat post and handlebar
Cons Non-tubeless tires, 2x drivetrain, limited tire clearanceExpensiveCan feel harsh over the rough stuff, narrow non-flared handlebarHeavier than the competition, budget build2x drivetrain, non-aggressive tires, quirky geometry
Bottom Line If you prioritize comfort you should give the versatile Diverge Sport a lookThe Stigmata earns our Editor's Choice Award for its impressive and well-rounded performanceLightweight and uncompromisingly stiff, the Hakka MX is a very fast and efficient gravel bikeAnyone interested in dabbling in the world of gravel riding should check out the versatile and affordable Salsa JourneymanThe Revolt Advanced 3 is an inexpensive entry-level carbon fiber gravel bike
Rating Categories Specialized Diverge Sport Santa Cruz Stigmata Carbon C... Ibis Hakka MX Rival Salsa Journeyman Apex 1 700 Giant Revolt Advanced 3
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Specs Specialized... Santa Cruz... Ibis Hakka MX Rival Salsa Journeyman... Giant Revolt...
Measured Weight w/o pedals 21lbs 5 oz (with tubes) 19 lbs 2 oz 18 lbs 13 oz 24 lbs 5 oz (with tubes) 22 lbs 7 oz
Frame Material Fact 9r Carbon Carbon CC Carbon Fiber Aluminum Advanced Grade Composite(Carbon)
Wheelsize 700c (tested) or 650b 700c (tested) or 650b 700c or 650b (tested) 700c (tested) or 650b 700c
Frame Size Tested 58cm 58cm 58cm 57cm Large
Available Sizes 48, 52, 54, 56, 58, 61cm 52, 54, 56, 58, 60cm 49, 53, 55, 58, 61cm 50, 52, 54, 55.5, 57, 59.5cm XS, S, M, ML, L, XL
Wheelset DT R470 Disc 700c Wheelset WTB Asym i23p 700c rims with DT 370 hubs Ibis Alloy 733 27.5" rims with Ibis hubs WTB ST i19 TCS 2.0 700c rims with Novatec hubs Giant S-X2 Disc 700c Wheelset
Front Tire Specialized Sawtooth Sport 700 x 38c Maxxis Ravager EXO 700 x 40c Schwalbe Thunder Burt 27.5 x 2.1" WTB Riddler Comp 700 x 37c Giant Crosscut AT 1 700 x 38c
Rear Tire Specialized Sawtooth Sport 700 x 38mm Maxxis Ravager EXO 700x40c Schwalbe Thunder Burt 27.5 x 2.1" WTB Riddler Comp 700 x 37c Giant Crosscut AT 1 700 x 38c
Shifters Shimano 105 SRAM Rival 1 SRAM Rival 1 SRAM Apex 1 Shimano Tiagra
Rear Derailleur Shimano 105 R7000 lond-cage 11-speed SRAM Rival 22 Long Cage 11-speed SRAM Rival 11-speed SRAM Apex 1 Shimano Tiagra
Cassette Shimano 105 11-34T, 11-speed SRAM PG-1150 11-42T 11-speed SRAM PG 1130 11-42T 11-speed SRAM PG 1130, 11-42T Shimano Tiagra 11-34T
Crankset Praxis Alba 48/32T Easton EA90 175mm Praxis Zayante Alloy 40T 175mm SRAM Apex 1 X-Sync, 40T FSA Omega 48/32T
Bottom Bracket Praxis PF30 Easton BSA T47 Threaded not specified Shimano Press Fit
Fork Specialized FACT Carbon Santa Cruz Carbon ENVE G-Series Carbon Fantail Deluxe Carbon Giant Advanced Grade Composite
Seatpost Specialized Carbon, single-bolt, 27.2mm Easton EA50 27.2mm Ibis Aluminum 31.6mm Alloy 27.2mm Giant D-Fuse Composite
Saddle Specialized Body Geometry Toupe Sport, steel rails, 143mm WTB Silverado Pro WTB Silverado Pro 142mm WTB Volt Sport 142mm Giant Contact (neutral)
Handlebar Specialized Adenture Gear Hover, 12-degree flare Easton EA50 AX flare Ibis Flat Top Alloy Salsa Cowbell Giant XR D-Fuse, flared
Stem Specialized Alloy Easton EA50 Ibis 31.8 Salsa Guide Giant Contact
Brakes Shimano 105 R7070 flat mount SRAM Rival 1 flat mount SRAM Rival 1 flat mount TRP Spyre-C mechanical Giant Conduct hydraulic disc
Measured Effective Top Tube (mm) 575 573 573 568 575
Measured Reach (mm) 390 390 392 380 392
Measured Head Tube Angle (degrees) 72.5 72 72 70 71
Measured Seat Tube Angle (degrees) 73.5 73.5 73.5 73 73
Measured Bottom Bracket Height (mm) 268 285 276 279 282
Measured Wheelbase (mm) 1025 1038 1040 1060 1046
Measured Chain Stay Length (mm) 422 425 430 440 425
Warranty Lifetime Lifetime 7-years Lifetime
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