2018 Specialized Men's Turbo Vado 5.0

High-end component level aluminum frame hybrid e-bike

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2018 Specialized Men's Turbo Vado 5.0
  • MSRP $4,600
  • Suspension Rigid
  • Frame Aluminum
  • Fork Aluminum
  • Wheels 700c Aluminum
  • Drivetrain 1 × 11
  • Groupset 
    Shimano XT
  • Brakes Hydraulic Disc
e-bike
Gearing

1 × 11 — 11 speed

2018 Specialized Men's Turbo Vado 5.0
34 mph
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31 mph

The 2018 Men's Turbo Vado 5.0 is easier to ride up hills than similar bikes.

Similar bikes won‘t keep up with the 2018 Men's Turbo Vado 5.0 while riding downhill or sprinting.

Geometry
Build
FrameTurbo aluminum frame with bottom bracket motor mount, fitness/transportation geometry, fully integrated & lockable down tube battery, internal cable routing, fender/rack mounts, smooth welds
ForkTurbo rigid full aluminum disc fork, 12x100mm thru-axle
StemAlloy w/ display/light mount, 31.8mm clamp
HandlebarSpecialized, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 4-degree upsweep, 680mm width, 31.8mm
SaddleSpecialized Canopy Comp, Hollow Cr-Mo rails
SeatpostSpecialized, alloy, single bolt, 21mm offset, 30.9mm
PedalsSpecialized Commuter w/ grip tape & reflectors
GripsBody Geometry XC Contour
Components
Rear DerailleurShimano XT, Shadow Plus, GS cage, 11-speed
ShiftersShimano SLX, 11-speed
CrankCustom alloy crankarms, 48T, BCD: 104, single Xsync style 10-/11-speed
CassetteShimano SLX, 11-speed, 11-42t
ChainShimano HG601, 11-speed
BrakesTRP Zurich, hydraulic 4-piston disc, 180mm
Wheels
Rims700C disc rim, 28h, double wall
SpokesStainless, black
Front HubSpecialized alloy disc, sealed cartridge bearings, 15x100mm thru-axle, 28h
Rear HubSpecialized alloy disc, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x148mm, 10-/11-speed freehub, 28h
TiresElectrak 2.0 Armadillo, 700x51mm
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