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The Specialized Diverge is another release by Specialized that is one of those bikes that will make you feel like you’re in heaven. There are six types of bike models in the Diverge family, and each one of them tells its own story. This is a bike with as much personality as you have.

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BikeNameResellerPrice
Specialized Diverge E5 2020
Specialized Diverge E5 2020
$1,159
Specialized Diverge Comp Carbon 2019 Adventure Ex-Demo Ex-Display Bronze
Specialized Diverge Comp Carbon 2019 Adventure Ex-Demo Ex-Display Bronze
$3,400 $3,086
You save 9%
Specialized Diverge E5 Comp 2020
Specialized Diverge E5 Comp 2020
$2,512
You save 9%
Specialized Diverge Expert Carbon X1 2020 Gravel
Specialized Diverge Expert Carbon X1 2020 Gravel
$5,474
You save 9%
Specialized Diverge X Carbon 2020
Specialized Diverge X Carbon 2020
$2,834
You save 9%
Specialized Diverge Sport Carbon 2020
Specialized Diverge Sport Carbon 2020
$3,542
You save 9%
Specialized Diverge E5 Comp 2019 Adventure Ex-Demo Ex-Display
Specialized Diverge E5 Comp 2019 Adventure Ex-Demo Ex-Display
$1,600 $1,559
Specialized Diverge E5 Elite 2020 Navy Blue Other
Specialized Diverge E5 Elite 2020 Navy Blue Other
$1,675

Specialized Diverge Review

The second we climbed onto the Specialized Diverge, we knew that this was a bike we were going to really enjoy reviewing. We couldn’t look at all six of the models, but we did take a look at both the stock and the Carbon Comp versions of it.

Everything about this bike is chunky, from the hydraulic brakes by Shimano to the handlebars that are double rapped for extra comfort, all the way to the 32mm thick tires that perform like MTB tires. The bike felt incredibly sturdy and reliable, and all of this was before we had even got the chance to ride it.

The shifters on this bike were Shimano Ultegra, and the chainset is Shimano as well. We felt that the addition of mounts for panniers and racks along with bottles has led to the term “adventure bike” being a very apt description for this beauty. Overall, we really did have a ton of fun on the Diverge.

+Pros:

  • Great frame and fork design
  • Sturdy and comfortable ride
  • Great components, shifters and gearing
  • Mounts and racks available

-Cons:

  • Handlebars don’t drop enough

The Verdict

The Diverge is a bike that caters to a very specific type of rider. If you are someone who wants to be a casual enthusiast for cyclocross, this is the perfect machine for you.

We really branched out with the Specialized Diverge, and we loved embracing its unique style of cycling. From the great components and gearset to the way it handled, this was a bike that we loved to love! As for the bad – the handlebars being too shallow wasn’t really a complaint that we would take to heart.

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