Specialized Turbo Vado SL

From $3,799

A speed commuter electric weighing less than most conventional bikes.

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LEARN MORE: THE SPECIALIZED TURBO VADO SL

Which Turbo Vado is right for you? 2x you or 4x you. Mark from Specialized University puts both bikes to the test.

ABOUT THIS BIKE

VADO SL FEATURES

SPEED

The higher the speed rating, the more power, acceleration, and top assist speed (max 28mph) for quicker riding. The lower the level, the more leisurely paced.

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Commute

The higher the commute rating the longer the service intervals, allowing for less maintenance overall. Bikes with a lower rating may have sportier ride characteristics but require more maintenance.

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All-Terrain

Bikes rated higher in this category allow for riding anywhere across any terrain. Suspension, quick handling, and appropriate quality components define all-terrain electric bikes.

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Battery Range

The higher the rating, the longer the max range on a charge. Higher range is accomplished with larger capacity batteries paired with efficient drive systems.

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Cargo

Bikes rated higher have increased carrying capacity to haul cargo but also stronger drive systems to make the journey enjoyable, no matter how steep the hill or heavy the load.

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Family

Higher rated family bikes can easily handle the everyday reality of life with one, two, or even three children no matter how old or young.

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Optional Upgrade

Super light

Using dense batteries and lightweight components, the Vado SL sheds weight while retaining power and range. With a complete bike weight starting at 33 lbs, the SL motor (in development since 2010) offers you a new paradigm in ebike performance.

Assistance up to 28mph

Get powerful and smooth assistance while getting there faster on all models of the Vado SL.

Whisper quiet performance

Swiss engineered SL motor is satisfyingly quiet and thoughtfully designed to eliminate motor drag if you choose to pedal faster than 28 mph mark.

Extend your range

Want to push even further, add the Range Extender, with a water-bottle like form factor, for 160 Watt-hours of added battery capacity.

Track your stats

With the Specialized Mission Control app on your phone, you can custom-tune the Turbo Creo SL’s power delivery, control your range, record rides and more.

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Service and Support

We are dedicated to support you and your Specialized Turbo Vado SL for years to come with exceptional service. Our job is to keep you on the road and we hold that responsibility close to our heart.

6 MONTHS FREE SERVICE

Your new electric bike comes standard with 6 months of complimentary service. To help ensure that your bicycle works great over its lifetime, we'll include a useful service schedule and can even send you handy reminder emails.

What our customers are saying

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