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Vado Sl 5.0 Eq

Vado Sl 5.0 Eq

Description

There's no other e-bike out there with ride quality, range, and power like this, at a weight that's light enough to carry. The Turbo Vado SL 5.0 EQ is best for your daily commute, quick errands and getting around town. Extra-bright, built-in lights in front and back mean you'll see and be seen. DRYTECH fenders keep water and road spray away, and a standard rear rack is always ready for your bags and panniers. This is your go-to for local transportation.

  • Extra-bright front and rear lighting to see and be seen.
  • Fully integrated and secure Specialized 320Wh downtube battery w/optional Range Extender compatibility for up to 120 miles of range.
  • Future Shock 1.5 reduces impacts from rough roads and terrain, potholes be gone!
  • Integrated Turbo Connect Display to view key ride data quickly and safely.
  • Lightweight and high-strength premium carbon fork with Boost™ 12x110mm thru-axle.
  • Premium hydraulic disc brakes for maximum stopping power.
  • Specialized SL 1.1 custom lightweight motor, peak 240W / 35Nm, 2x you rider amplification (180% assistance), assist up to 28mph.

Specifications

Seat Binder Integrated w/ frame
Fork Future Shock 1.5, Boost™ 12x110mm thru-axle, flat mount disc, carbon fork
Handlebars Stout Mini Rise, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 15mm rise, 31.8mm
Stem Specialized Stealth Stem, alloy, 14 deg, 31.8mm, integrated TCD-W mount
Saddle Bridge Sport, hollow cr-mo rails, 155mm
Seatpost Specialized, alloy, 2-bolt, 12.5mm offset, 27.2mm
Front Brake Tektro HD-R510, hydraulic disc, 160mm
Rear Brake Tektro HD-R510, hydraulic disc, 160mm
Shift Levers Shimano SLX, Rapidfire Plus, 12-speed, w/o OGD
Rear Derailleur Shimano XT, Shadow Plus, SGS Cage, 12-speed
Cassette Shimano SLX, Hyperglide+, 12-speed, 10-45t
Crankset Praxis, Forged alloy M30, custom offset
Chainrings Praxis, 46T, 110BCD
Chain Shimano SLX, 12-speed, w/Quick Link
Rims DT Swiss R500 disc, 22mm internal width, 23mm internal depth
Front Hub Specialized alloy front hub disc, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x110mm, Center Lock™, 24h
Rear Hub Specialized alloy rear hub disc, Center Lock™, sealed cartridge bearings, 12x148mm, 28h
Spokes DT Swiss Industry
Front Tire Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm
Rear Tire Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm
Inner Tubes Presta, 40mm valve
Pedals Specialized Commuter w/ grip tape & reflectors
Tarmac Black / Cast Battleship / Black Reflective 4,500
Brushed Aluminum / Black Reflective 4,500

Geometry

S M L XL
Stack 595mm 626mm 660mm 696mm
Reach 378mm 401mm 415mm 424mm
Head-Tube Length 185mm 217mm 250mm 285mm
Head-Tube Angle 70° 70.5° 71° 71.5°
B-B Height 270mm 270mm 270mm 270mm
B-B Drop 70mm 70mm 70mm 70mm
Trail 71mm 67mm 64mm 61mm
Fork Length (full) 390mm 390mm 390mm 390mm
Fork Rake/Offset 50mm 50mm 50mm 50mm
Front-Center 626mm 655mm 675mm 690mm
Chain-Stay Length 445mm 445mm 445mm 445mm
Wheelbase 1062mm 1091mm 1110mm 1126mm
Top-Tube Length (horizontal) 554mm 587mm 610mm 630mm
Bike Stand-Over Height 770mm 790mm 815mm 840mm
Seat-Tube Length 415mm 446.5mm 494.5mm 535mm
Seat-Tube Angle 73.5° 73.5° 73.5° 73.5°
Crank Length 170mm 172.5mm 172.5mm 175mm
Handlebar Width 680mm 680mm 680mm 680mm
Stem Length 60mm 75mm 75mm 90mm
Saddle Width 155mm 155mm 155mm 155mm
Seatpost Length 350mm 350mm 350mm 350mm