Peter Sagan to ride Paris-Roubaix on a Specialized S-Works Roubaix with mechanical gears

2018 winner rolls back the years with 'old' Dura-Ace setup that could give him the advantage on the cobbles

Peter Sagan's Paris-Roubaix bike
(Image credit: Specialized)

This is the bike Peter Sagan will use when he hopes to win Paris-Roubaix for a second time this Sunday.

The Slovak former triple world champion, who won the 'Hell of the North' in spectacular style in 2018, will, as expected, ride an S-Works Roubaix, Specialized's Classics bike that - as the name suggests - is designed for the cobbles.

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Simon Smythe

Simon Smythe is a hugely experienced cycling tech writer, who has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2003. Until recently he was our senior tech writer. In his cycling career Simon has mostly focused on time trialling with a national medal, a few open wins and his club's 30-mile record in his palmares. These days he spends most of his time testing road bikes, or on a tandem doing the school run with his younger son.