Specialized Mountain Demo at McDowell Mtn Regional Park

It's that time again - Time to Test The Best!  Specialized will be hauling their trailer full of the newest mountain bikes to our favorite race course for us to check out.  It's free to ride the bikes, but there is a $6 park use fee at the gate. 

More info...

 

Global Bikes will be there to do it up Global Style with burgers, dogs and brews for post ride re-fueling.

See you there!

Event Details

What to expect:

You will be asked to fill out a wavier as well as leave your ID and credit card with our staff during your session.

For more information about Specialized bikes, please visit their website.

FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Anyone can test a bike. Children under the age of 18 will require a legal parent or guardian present. You will need a valid photo ID and credit card.

What should I bring to the event?

Appropriate footwear - cycling shoes or sneakers

HelmetCredit Card as collateral

Photo identification

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

TestTheBest@specialized.

THE FOLLOWING MODELS WILL BE PRESENT AT THE DEMO.

P.SLOPE

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/bmxdirt-jump/pseries/pslope

The P.Slope is all about big air, big tricks and podium visits. With 85mm of rear wheel travel, a RockShox Monarch shock and Argyle fork, plus Truvativ Descendant cranks, it's the perfect slopestyle weapon for your riding style.

P.3

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/bmxdirt-jump/pseries/p3

With a custom RockShox Argyle fork and a drivetrain that inspires quick, powerful pedal strokes, this dirt jumper and urban assault machine will inspire your biggest and baddest tricks.

FATBOY

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/mountain/fat-boy/fatboy-expert

All the fun of a fat bike with the performance of a Specialized. The Fatboy combines a lightweight frame and fork with 4.6" Specialized Ground Control tires for nimble handling in the most extreme conditions

DEMO 8 I CARBON

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/mountain/demo/demo-8-i-carbon

Good luck finding a better high-performance downhill bike than this value-packed rig. With 200mm of front and rear travel, a Cane Creek Double Barrel coil shock, and a RockShox Boxxer RC fork, this machine is one well-thought-out downhill setup.

DEMO 8 I

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/mountain/demo/demo-8-i

Good luck finding a better high-performance downhill bike than this value-packed rig. With 200mm of front and rear travel, a custom Fox Van RC shock, and a RockShox Boxxer RC fork, this machine is one well-thought-out downhill setup.

STATUS II

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/mountain/status/status-ii

The 200mm Status FSR II downhill bike brings world championship FSR downhill technology to a more accessible price level. The Status II features a 135mm rear hub spacing, a Fox Van RC coil shock and a RockShox Boxxer RC fork.

RUMOR COMP - ??? Status....

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/mountain/rumor/rumor-comp

The Rumor is true; the ultimate women's full-suspension trail bike has arrived. From flowing singletrack trails to technical terrain, the Rumor is designed and engineered to give active-lifestyle riders the best-fitting and most-capable bike in the sport. With 110mm of FSR suspension, AUTOSAG tuning, and dialed geometry, the Rumor puts riders in complete control of their summertime mountain adventures.

S-WORKS ENDURO 29

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/mountain/enduro/sworks-enduro-29

A true all-mountain machine, the top-shelf S-Works Enduro FSR Carbon 29 has 155mm of rear wheel travel, a FACT IS-X 11m carbon front triangle, a Custom Cane Creek Double Barrel air shock, RockShox Pike RCT3 fork, SRAM XX1 11-speed drivetrain featuring XX1 carbon crankset, and thru-axle Roval Traverse SL 29 142+ wheelset for an ultra-lightweight ride.

ENDURO EVO

http://www.specialized.com/us/en/bikes/mountain/enduro/enduro-evo

The 180mm-travel M5 aluminum Enduro EVO is an all-mountain machine catered to aggressive descending. Equipped with a FOX Van R coil shock, X-Fusion Vengeance coil-sprung fork, and custom Avid DB 3 hydraulic disc brakes.


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  • Alan L.

    Thanks for coming out and checking out the Demo!!

    November 14, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Rumor has it I will be trying a Rumor...........

    November 7, 2013

    • Alan L.

      Keep your fingers crossed on the Rumor as the rumor is it may not have made the cut... shoot me a test Sunday morning if you want to save the drive out and I'll let you know 100% if they have one ready to demo - [masked]

      November 8, 2013

  • Alan L.

    Updated List of available bikes!! P3 RKTRED
    P3 RKTRED
    P3 RKTRED
    P SLOPE CANDY RED
    SJ FSR EXPERT CARBON EVO S
    SJ FSR EXPERT CARBON EVO M
    SJ FSR EXPERT CARBON EVO L
    SJ FSR EXPERT CARBON EVO 29 M
    SJ FSR EXPERT CARBON EVO 29 L
    SJ FSR EXPERT CARBON EVO 29 XL
    ENDURO FSR EVO S
    ENDURO FSR EVO S
    ENDURO FSR EVO S
    ENDURO FSR EVO M
    ENDURO FSR EVO M
    ENDURO FSR EVO M
    ENDURO FSR EVO L
    ENDURO FSR EVO L
    STATUS FSR II S
    STATUS FSR II M
    DEMO 8 FSR I S
    DEMO 8 FSR I S
    DEMO 8 FSR I M
    DEMO 8 FSR I M
    DEMO 8 FSR I XS
    DEMO 8 FSR I S
    DEMO 8 FSR I S
    DEMO 8 FSR I M
    DEMO 8 FSR I M
    FAT BOY EXPERT XL
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 M
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 XL
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 L
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 L
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 L
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 M
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 M
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 XL
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 L
    SW ENDURO FSR CARBON 29 M

    November 8, 2013

    • Alan L.

      Also please note a size run of Epics and a size run of Cambers along with 3 SW SJ HT’s will be available in addition to the below bikes..

      November 8, 2013

  • Alan L.

    Also please note a size run of Epics and a size run of Cambers along with 3 SW SJ HT’s will be available in addition to the below bikes..

    November 8, 2013

  • Alan L.

    Just in.... Here is a link to the actual Specialized Demo Trailer inventory...https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151817287279315&set=a.372932439314.157650.104086109314&type=1&theater

    In addition to the spreadsheet list we will have a size run of Epics and a size run of Cambers along with 3 SW SJ HT’s. See you there!! Don't forget to stop by our Display for Lunch and a couple colds ones!

    November 6, 2013

  • Eddie C.

    Any chance they will have a carve SL to ride there?

    November 3, 2013

    • Alan L.

      No Carve Sl's, but a few Stumpy hardtails though..

      November 6, 2013

  • Alan L.

    They're bringing a Turbo!! That thing is insane and is a must ride for all that attend! Get on the list first thing the morning of the event for this amazing ride ASAP!!!

    November 4, 2013

    • Alan L.

      Cancel that:( It didn't make the cut...

      November 6, 2013

  • Alan L.

    This is MTB Only, Sorry Roadies, dates and bike selection is not up to us, it's purely the call of the Specialized Demo department. There is a road demo coming up in November at our Ahwatukee location so stay tuned for more info on that one...

    1 · November 4, 2013

  • Dan N Terri A.

    What about the roadies?

    November 4, 2013

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