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2012 Specialized Ariel Bike for Women

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2012 specialized ariel bike for women   2012 Specialized Ariel Bike for Women

Highly versatile, the new Ariel released by Specialized for 2012 is ideal for women riders who are looking for a single machine that functions well as a mountain bike and a road bike. Any terrains can be tackled by the Ariel, thanks to its strong double-walled 700c alloy rims.

Light weight, incredible comfort, and a confident ride are offered by the Ariel’s A1 premium aluminum frame, which comes with a Body Geometry Women’s Riva saddle, 75mm-travel SR Suntour fork, and women’s recreational geometry and tube sets.

Weekday commuting and weekend adventures can be fun with the 2012 Specialized Ariel Bike for Women. With its state-of-the-art features, a classy ride is guaranteed. The versatility of the bike is enhanced by its fender/rack braze-ons.

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2011 Specialized Ariel Step Thru

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2011 specialized ariel step thru   2011 Specialized Ariel Step Thru

For those riders who prefer more of a transport/fitness bike, the Specialized Ariel Step Thru drops for 2011. With a women’s style step-through A1 Premium aluminum feature frame, the bike delivers easier accessibility and lightweight confidence for a more relaxed and comfortable riding position.

A 75mm travel coil-sprung fork with alloy lowers, the transport bike performs exceptionally well. The Ariel Step Thru also uses durable, double-walled 700c alloy rims covered by a Specialized Infinity Sport 700c tires, to help it cope with all unfit roads.

For better performance, a chainguard is added with a triple crankset that provides the rider the gear needed for a ride. Also offered here is the pain-free Women’s-specific BG Contour MTB grips designed for longer rides.

Specialized’s Ariel Step Thru comes in at $599 for the complete package.

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Specialized Ariel Womens 2010 City Bike

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2010 Specialized Ariel Womens City Bike Specifications

Specialized Ariel Womens 2010 City Bike Frameset
Frame: Ariel A1 Premium Aluminum, low standover women’s geometry frame, forged dropouts w/ replaceable hanger, integrated kickstand mount
Fork: SR SunTour SF10-NVX-700C, alloy lower, 75mm travel, 28mm Hi-Ten stanchions, coil spring

Specialized Ariel Womens 2010 City Bike Wheels
Rims: Alex Z-1000, 26″, single wall, 36h
Front Hub: Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, QR
Rear Hub: Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, freewheel type, QR
Spokes: 2mm (14g) stainless
Front Tire: Specialized Borough XC Sport 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
Rear Tire: Specialized Borough XC Sport 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
Inner Tubes: Schraeder valve

Specialized Ariel Womens 2010 City Bike Drivetrain
Front Derailleur: Shimano FD-C051BM, 31.8mm clamp, top swing, dual pull
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Altus, 7-speed
Shift Levers: Shimano, ST-EF-50, 7-Speed, EZ fire plus
Cassette: Shimano MF-TZ31-7, 7-speed, 13-34t Mega Range
Chain: KMC Z7 w/ reuseable Missing Link
Crankset: SR-Suntour 7-speed Crank Set, square, fully riveted plastic spider, w/ chainguard
Chainrings: 48 x 38 x 28T…

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Specialized Ariel Sport Womens 2010 City Bike

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2010 Specialized Ariel Sport Womens City Bike Specifications

Specialized Ariel Sport Womens 2010 City Bike Frameset
Frame: Ariel A1 Premium Aluminum, low standover women’s geometry frame, forged dropouts w/ replaceable hanger, integrated kickstand mount
Fork: SR SunTour SF10-NVX-MLO 700C, alloy lower, 75mm travel, 28mm stanchions, coil spring, mechanical lock-out

Specialized Ariel Sport Womens 2010 City Bike Wheels
Rims: Alex Crosstrail, 700c, alloy double wall w/ machine sidewalls, 32h
Front Hub: Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, QR
Rear Hub: Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, cassette, QR, 32h
Spokes: 1.8mm (15g) stainless
Front Tire: Specialized Borough XC Sport 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
Rear Tire: Specialized Borough XC Sport 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
Inner Tubes: Schraeder valve

Specialized Ariel Sport Womens 2010 City Bike Drivetrain
Front Derailleur: Shimano FD-C051BM, 31.8mm clamp, top swing, dual pull
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Acera, 8-speed
Shift Levers: Shimano SL-MC40, 8-speed, rapid fire
Cassette: SRAM PG-820, 8-speed, 11-32t
Chain: KMC Z8, w/ reusable Missing Link
Crankset: Shimano FC-M361-8 w/ chainguard
Chainrings: 48 x 38 x 28T…

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Specialized Ariel Elite Womens 2010 City Bike

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2010 Specialized Ariel Elite Womens City Bike Specifications

Specialized Ariel Elite Womens 2010 City Bike Frameset
Frame: Ariel A1 Premium Aluminum, low standover women’s geometry frame, forged dropouts w/ replaceable hanger, integrated kickstand mount
Fork: SR SunTour SF10-NVX-MLO 700C, alloy lower, 75mm travel, 28mm stanchions, coil spring, mechanical lock-out

Specialized Ariel Elite Womens 2010 City Bike Wheels
Rims: Alex Crosstrail, 700c, alloy double wall w/ machine sidewalls, 32h
Front Hub: Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, QR
Rear Hub: Forged alloy, double sealed, ground race, cassette, QR, 32h
Spokes: 1.8mm (15g) stainless
Front Tire: Specialized Borough XC Sport 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
Rear Tire: Specialized Borough XC Sport 700x45c, 60TPI, wire bead
Inner Tubes: Schraeder valve

Specialized Ariel Elite Womens 2010 City Bike Drivetrain
Front Derailleur: Shimano FD-M590, 31.8mm clamp, top swing, dual pull
Rear Derailleur: Shimano Deore, 9-speed
Shift Levers: Shimano Deore 9-speed, rapid fire
Cassette: Shimano CS-HG50, 9-speed, 11-32t
Chain: KMC X-9, 9-speed w/ reusable Missing Link
Crankset: Sugino XD500TG w/ chainguard
Chainrings: 48 x 36 x…

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Saracen Ariel 2010 Mountain Bike

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First images that hit the net of the Saracen Ariel 2010 were prototypes, but we have a snap shot of the finish product. The Saracen Ariel 2010 Mountain Bike is used for trails, plus features 140mm of travel. Featuring CNC machined linkage, helping the bike become lighter and yet stiff, tapered head tube, and Fox front and rear suspension. Pictured above is the top of the line Saracen Ariel 2010 Mountain Bike, known as the Ariel 3. This particular model uses a Shimano XT drivetrain, Syncros DS28 rims, Maxxis Larsen TT high roller tires, and Race face evolve chainset. Retail price is around $4,000 USD.

The Ariel 2 retails for about $3,000 USD while the Ariel 1 is $2,500 USD. Each of the Saracen Ariel 2010 Mountain Bike was designed in Britain, but manufactured in Taiwan, and as of now we have…

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2012 Specialized Echelon Helmet for Women

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For 2012, Specialized has reintroduced its popular helmet for female road cycling buffs called Echelon. Loaded with special features, this new model of the Echelon helmet for women is definitely not an ordinary piece of cycling gear, as it features a new fashionable color that makes female cyclists stand out on the roads.

Minimalist riders will surely love the well-ventilated and road race-inspired design of the Echelon. Through this design, maximum ventilation comfort, and fit are offered in the most inexpensive price. Optimum ventilation is achieved through its 4th Dimension cooling system.

What makes the 2012 Specialized Echelon Helmet for Women a great choice is its maximum comfort and affordability. Cooling is maximized by its wind tunnel while strength is maximized and weight is minimized by the composite matrix reinforcement and four in-molded shells of the helmet.

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