Specialized Diverge

'Revolutionary' ideas in bike design come and go – often dropping off the radar and reappearing when enough time has passed for them to be revolutionary again.

Much of the cycling world was shocked at the arrival of front suspension on the Specialized Roubaix in 2016 until reminded that the RockShox Paris-Roubaix SL forks won successive editions of the Hell of the North between 1992 and 1994.

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