Specialized Turbo Vado 6.0 E-Bike (Available to order)25669
When we set out to revamp our Turbo line, our motto was that "busy lives call for faster bikes." That's because we wanted to be sure that we designed a bike that best meets your needs. With our lives getting more hectic with each passing day, after all, finding the littlest time savings can have a huge impact, and the 6.0 truly embodies this concept. It utilizes our most advanced pedal-assist technologies, a high-quality component spec, and a suspension fork to take the edge out of those pesky potholes. No matter where you're going, get there fast and in style with the Turbo Vado 6.0.
Beginning with a completely redesigned and integrated Specialized 1.2 S motor, the Vado proves itself as the ultimate city bike. The Rx Street Tune takes the powerful output and makes it most usable for the urban environment—reacting to the amount of force you apply to the pedals. Think of it this way: The more power you put out, the more power the motor puts out, and this makes accelerations from a standstill both quick and efficient. The belt driven motor is also smooth, silent, and free of annoying vibrations. Perfect.
For the Vado 6.0, we developed a custom 600 Wh battery that seamlessly integrates into the frame, is lockable, and easily removable for simplified charging. In other words, there's plenty of juice to take you to and from work, a trip to the grocery store, or even to that new café on the other side of the city.
The new Turbo Connect Display (TCD) is the best way to view data on your Turbo. It not only displays basic ride metrics (speed, cadence, power, battery level, and time), but it also lets you toggle between modes. Its design, meanwhile, is rugged and clean, and it has multiple mounting options for either road or mountain setups. As for the latest version of the Mission Control App, you’ll find that it now has more features and is even more intuitive to use. It lets you custom-tune nearly every aspect of the bike with ease, monitor your power usage, control your range, perform basic system diagnoses, and record/upload rides.
To top off all of the innovative features, we chose a high-end spec for the Turbo Vado 6.0. Featuring Shimano XT/SLX 11-speed components, four-piston hydraulic disc brakes, a SR Suntour fork with 50mm of travel, racks, and fenders, the Vado 6.0 is ready to take on the town.
- The Turbo Vado features a lightweight alloy frame that’s been designed with our Fitness/Transportation Geometry.
- The Turbo Vado’s Specialized 1.2 S motor, with its 28mph max speed, has been fully integrated with the frame, and it's been custom-tuned for city riding. We designed it to intuitively react to the force of your pedaling, so the harder you pedal, the more power it delivers. And with an internal belt drive design, it does this without added vibration for the smoothest and most silent ride possible.
- We made the custom 600 Wh battery to be fully integrated with the frame, removable for easy charging, and lockable for added security. It communicates with the display and has multiple modes to maximize the overall efficiency and range. For range estimates based upon a variety of variables, please refer to our Turbo Range Calculator.
|FRAME||E5 Aluminum, bottom bracket motor mount, Fitness/Transportation Geometry, fully integrated & lockable down tube battery, internal cable routing, fender/rack mounts, Smooth Welds|
|FORK||SR Suntour NCX E25, alloy steerer, 15mm thru-axle, 44mm offset, 50mm of travel|
|SEAT BINDER||Specialized Alloy, 34.9mm|
|STEM||Specialized Stealth Stem, alloy, 14 deg, 31.8mm, integrated TCD-W mount|
|HANDLEBARS||Specialized, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 4-degree upsweep, 680mm width, 31.8mm|
|GRIPS||Body Geometry XC Contour|
|SADDLE||Bridge Sport, hollow cr-mo rails, 155mm|
|SEATPOST||Specialized Alloy, Single Bolt, 30.9mm|
|FRONT BRAKE||TRP Zurich, hydraulic 4-piston disc, 180mm|
|REAR BRAKE||TRP Zurich, hydraulic 4-piston disc, 180mm|
|REAR DERAILLEUR||Shimano XT, Shadow Plus, GS cage, 11-speed|
|SHIFT LEVERS||Shimano SLX, 11-speed|
|CASSETTE||Shimano SLX, 11-speed, 11-42t|
|CHAIN||Shimano HG601, 11spd|
|CRANKSET||Custom alloy forged crankarms|
|CHAINRINGS||48T, custom alloy|
|RIMS||700c disc, double-wall alloy, sleeved, 32h|
|FRONT HUB||Specialized front hub disc, sealed bearings, 15x100mm thru-axle, 32h|
|REAR HUB||Specialized, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x148mm thru-axle, 32h|
|SPOKES||DT Swiss Industry|
|FRONT TIRE||Electrak 2.0 Armadillo, 700x51c|
|REAR TIRE||Electrak 2.0 Armadillo, 700x51c|
|INNER TUBES||Presta, 40mm valve|
|MOTOR||Specialized 1.2 S, custom Rx Street-tuned motor, 250W nominal|
|UI/REMOTE||Specialized TCD-W w/ handlebar remote & built-in anti-theft feature, Bluetooth® connectivity, 5 available display pages, L1E version|
|CHARGER||Custom charger, 42V4A w/ Rosenberger plug|
|WIRING HARNESS||Custom Specialized harness|
|BATTERY||Specialized U1-600, On/Off button, state of charge display, 600Wh|
|PEDALS||Specialized Commuter w/ grip tape & reflectors|
|HEADLIGHT||Supernova M99 Pro, custom, w/Supernova Universal Handlebar mount|
|TAILLIGHT||Supernova M99, custom, Brake- /Licenseplatelight|
|KICKSTAND||Specialized kickstand, 40mm mount|
|FENDERS||Specialized DRYTECH fenders, 52mm width, stainless steel fender stays|