Bike Comparison

The Trek Rail 5, Specialized Turbo Levo, and YT Industries Decoy CORE 2 29 are all 29″ full suspension mountain e-bikes. The Turbo Levo has better components, while the Decoy CORE 2 29 has a carbon frame, a better fork, and higher gearing. Explore the differences below.

    2022 Trek Rail 5
    2021 Specialized Turbo Levo
    2022 YT Industries Decoy CORE 2 29
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    CategoryEnduro, E-BikeEnduro, E-BikeTrail, E-Bike
    Weight52.6 lbs50.7 lbs
    ForkRockShox 35 Gold RLRockShox 35 SilverRockShox Yari RC
    Wheel Size29″29″29″
    BrakesHydraulic DiscHydraulic DiscHydraulic Disc
    MotorBosch 250W 85Nm mid-driveSpecialized 250W 90Nm mid-driveShimano 250W 85Nm mid-drive
    BatteryBosch 500Wh (♻️ Call2Recycle)Specialized 500Wh (♻️ Call2Recycle)540Wh
    GroupsetDeore, e*thirteenNX Eagle, PraxisDeore, Shimano
    Drivetrain1 × 121 × 121 × 12
    Front Travel160mm160mm150mm
    Rear Travel150mm150mm145mm

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    Rail 5
    Turbo Levo
    Decoy CORE 2 29



    Alpha Platinum Aluminum, Removable Integrated Battery (RIB), tapered head tube, Control Freak internal routing, magnesium rocker link, Motor Armor, Mino Link, ABP, Boost148, 12mm thru axle, 150mm travel

    Specialized M5 Premium Aluminum, 29 Trail Geometry, integrated down tube battery, enclosed internal cable, dropper post routing, 148mm spacing, fully sealed cartridge bearings, 150mm of travel


    RockShox 35 Gold RL, DebonAir spring, Motion Control damper, lockout, tapered steerer, 44mm offset, oversized crown for eMTB, Boost110, 15mm Maxle Stealth, 160mm travel

    Rockshox 35 Silver TK, 160mm travel TurnKey damper

    ROCKSHOX YARI RC, 29“ | 150 mm Travel | DEBONAIR | 110 x 15 mm Axle | 51mm Offset Adjustable Low-Speed Compression, Rebound, Air Pressure

    Rear Shock

    RockShox Deluxe Select+, 230mm x 57.5mm

    RockShox Deluxe Select w/ custom air valve, 52.5x210mm

    ROCKSHOX DELUXE SELECT, Shock Length: 230 mm | Shock Stroke: 60 mm ≙ 145 mm Travel | DEBONAIR | Custom Tune | DB2 Adjustable Compression, Rebound, Air Pressure


    Knock Block Integrated, 58-degree radius, cartridge bearing, 1-1/8'' top, 1.5'' bottom

    ACROS AZX-260, Block Lock I High Cap I 2 Spacer 5 mm I Flatcapset


    Bontrager Rhythm Comp, 31.8mm, Knock Block, 0 degree, 50mm length

    Alloy Trail Stem, 35mm bar bore

    E13 Base 35, Length 50 mm | 35 mm Clamp | Rise 0° | 6061 AL


    Bontrager alloy, 31.8mm, 15mm rise, 750mm width

    Specialized, 6061 alloy, 6-degree upsweep, 8-degree backsweep, 30mm rise, 780mm width

    E13 Base 35, Rise 35 mm | Width 780 mm | 9° Back Sweep | 5° Up Sweep | 6061 AL


    Bontrager Arvada, steel rails, 138mm width

    Body Geometry Bridge Saddle, steel rails

    SDG BEL Air 3.0, YT Custom | Width 140 mm I Lux-Alloy Rail


    Size: S, TranzX JD-YSP18, 100mm travel, internal routing, 31.6mm, 361mm length; Size: M, L, XL, TranzX JD-YSP18, 130mm travel, internal routing, 31.6mm, 425mm length

    TranzX dropper, 34.9mm, S1: 100mm, S2: 125mm, S3: 150mm. S4-S5: 170mm, S6- 200mm

    YT POSTMAN, Ø 31.6 mm | 125 mm Drop (Frame Size S-M) | 150 mm Drop (Frame Size L) | 170 mm Drop (Frame Size XL-XXL) | Standard-Remote


    Bontrager XR Trail Comp, nylon lock-on

    ODI ELITE MOTION V2.1, Lock On

    Rear Derailleur

    Shimano Deore M6100, long cage

    SRAM NX Eagle, 12-speed

    SHIMANO DEORE, M6100 | Shadow Plus | 12-fach


    E*thirteen E*spec Plus, 34T, 165mm length

    Praxis forged M30, custom offset, SRAM X-Sync Eagle, 104BCD, 32T, steel

    SHIMANO EM600, Crank Arm Length 165 mm


    Shimano Deore M6100, 12 speed

    SRAM NX Eagle, single-click lever

    SHIMANO DEORE, M6100 I 12-speed I 2-Way-Release


    Shimano Deore M6100, 10-51, 12 speed

    SRAM NX Eagle PG-1230, 12-speed, 11-50t

    SHIMANO DEORE, M6100 | 10-51T | 12-speed I Hyperglide+


    Shimano Deore M6100, 12 speed

    SRAM NX Eagle, 12-speed

    Chain Guide



    Shimano 4-piston hydraulic disc, MT4100 lever, MT420 caliper

    SRAM Guide RE, 4-piston caliper, hydraulic disc, 200mm

    SRAM CODE R, Rotor CENTERLINE Ø front 200 mm / rear 200 mm Adjustable Reach


    Alex MD35, tubeless compatible, 32-hole, 35mm width, presta valve

    Specialized 29, hookless alloy, 30mm inner width, tubeless ready

    CRANKBROTHERS SYNTHESIS ALLOY E-MTB, Front: Aluminum Rim 29“ | Inner Width 31,5 mm | Front Hub 110 x 15 mm | Rear: Aluminum Rim 29“ | Inner Width 31,5 mm | Rear Hub 148 x 12 mm


    14 g stainless steel

    DT Swiss Industry

    Front Hub

    Bontrager sealed bearing, alloy axle, 6-bolt, Boost110, 15mm thru axle

    Specialized alloy front hub disc, sealed cardridge bearings, 6-bolt, 15x110mm thru-axle, 32h

    Rear Hub

    Bontrager alloy, sealed bearing, alloy axle, 6-bolt, Shimano MicroSpline freehub, Boost148, 12mm thru axle

    Alloy, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x148mm thru-axle, 32h


    Bontrager XR4 Comp, wire bead, 30 tpi, 29x2.60''

    Front: Butcher, GRID TRAIL casing, GRIPTON® compound, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.6", Rear: Eliminator, GRID TRAIL casing, GRIPTON® compound, 2Bliss Ready, 29x2.3"

    FRONT: MAXXIS MINION DHF | REAR: MAXXIS MINION DHR II, Front: Tire Size 29“ x 2.5 WT | EXO Casing | 3C MaxxTerra Compound | Tubeless Ready Rear: Tire Size 29“ x 2.4 WT | EXO+ Casing | 3C MaxxTerra Compound | Tubeless Ready

    Disk Rotors

    Shimano RT76, 6-bolt, 203mm

    Electric Components

    Bosch Performance CX, magnesium motor body, 250 watt, 85 Nm, 20mph or 32km/h max assist

    Specialized Turbo Full Power System 2.1 Motor

    SHIMANO EP8, Torque 85 NM | Power 250 W I E-TUBE PROJECT APP


    Bosch PowerTube 500Wh

    Specialized M2-500, integrated battery w/rock guard, 500Wh

    SMP YT CUSTOM, Removable | 540 Wh Capacity | 36 V


    SHIMANO E7000, Monochrome I 35 mm


    Bosch compact 2A, 100-240V, smart system

    Custom charger, 42V4A w/ Rosenberger plug, 100-240V