2021 Specialized Turbo Vado SL 5.0

The 2021 Specialized Turbo Vado SL 5.0 is a 700c frame hybrid e-bike with high-end components and hydraulic disc brakes.

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2021 Specialized Turbo Vado SL 5.0
  • MSRP $4,350
  • Fork Carbon
  • Wheels 700c
  • Drivetrain 1 × 12
  • Groupset XT, SLX
  • Motor Specialized mid-drive
  • Battery Specialized 320Wh
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc
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1 × 12 — 12 speed

2021 Specialized Turbo Vado SL 5.0
38 mph
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ForkFuture Shock 1.5, Boost™ 12x110mm thru-axle, flat mount disc, carbon fork
StemSpecialized Stealth Stem, alloy, 14 deg, 31.8mm, integrated TCD mount
HandlebarStout Mini Rise, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 15mm rise, 31.8mm
SaddleBridge Sport, hollow cr-mo rails, 155mm
SeatpostSpecialized, alloy, single bolt, 21mm offset, 27.2mm
PedalsSpecialized Commuter w/ grip tape & reflectors
GripsSpecialized Body Geometry Contour, lock-on
Rear DerailleurShimano XT, Shadow Plus, SGS Cage, 12-speed
CrankPraxis, Forged alloy M30, custom offset, Praxis, 44t, 104BCD
ShiftersShimano SLX, Rapidfire Plus, 12-speed, w/o OGD
CassetteShimano SLX, Hyperglide+, 12-speed, 10-45t
ChainShimano SLX, 12-speed, w/Quick Link
BrakesTektro HD-R510, hydraulic disc, 160mm
RimsDT Swiss R500 disc, 22mm internal width, 23mm internal depth
SpokesDT Swiss Industry
Front HubSpecialized alloy front hub disc, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x110mm, Center Lock™, 24h
Rear HubSpecialized alloy rear hub disc, Center Lock™, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x148mm, 28h
TiresSpecialized Pathfinder Sport, 700x38c
Electric Components
MotorSpecialized SL 1.1, custom lightweight motor
BatterySpecialized SL1-320, fully integrated, 320Wh
ChargerCustom charger, 48V System w/ SL system charger plug
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2021 Specialized Turbo Vado SL 5.0