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Specialized Turbo Vado SL 4.0 EQ Active Electric Bike

Specialized Turbo Vado SL 4.0 EQ Active Electric Bike

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Height (Cm) Size
5'1"-5'4" 49
5'4"-5'6" 52
5'6"-5'9" 54
5'9"-6'0" 56
6'0"-6'3" 58
6'3"-6'6" 61

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Introducing the Specialized Turbo Vado SL 4.0 EQ Active Electric Bike - your ultimate wingman for urban adventures and exhilarating workouts! The Vado SL is like a superhero version of your regular bike, ready to conquer your daily commute or blast through high-speed workouts with a mischievous grin.

Picture this: you breeze through cityscapes and urban jungles, effortlessly carrying your ride with you whenever needed. We're talking about a bike that's 40% lighter than its power-packed sibling, the Vado, and it's not just about shedding weight - it's about gaining unprecedented ride quality, astonishing range, and electric power that'll leave you grinning from ear to ear.

What's in the bag, you ask? Well, the Vado SL comes fully loaded. It flaunts super-bright built-in lights for those stylish night rides. The MasterMind Turbo Control Unit (TCU) keeps you informed on the fly. Those Pathfinder tires? They're your trusty sidekicks, tackling any terrain with finesse. And here's the kicker: this featherlight champion isn't just a joy to ride, it's a breeze to carry, hang on a wall, or toss on a car rack. Public transportation? Consider it mastered!

Zooming through the city or embarking on an epic journey? The Vado SL is your partner in crime, ensuring you do it all without breaking a sweat - well, maybe just a little. Lifting your bike onto a rack or maneuvering through town is as smooth as silk, thanks to Turbo SL technology, smart design, and a sprinkle of magic lightweight fairy dust.

Comfort? Confidence? Check and check! The Vado SL's design is a symphony of comfort and control, making your ride a luxurious cruise. Those hydraulic disc brakes? They've got your back when speed needs reigning in. And those chunky tires? They provide more grip than your morning coffee cup.

Turbo SL technology is the electrifying heart of the Vado SL. It's not just about power; it's about an ecosystem that understands you. Think light-as-a-feather, theft-fighting, training-tips-sharing goodness all rolled into a sleek bike computer.

Now, let's talk limits. Speed limits, that is. The Vado SL knows when to hold back, adhering to local rules and preserving range. So, whether you're zipping or cruising, the Vado SL's got your back, all while reminding you that life is about the journey, not just the destination.


  • Long-Range - Fully integrated Specialized 320Wh downtube battery w/optional Range Extender compatibility for up to 80 miles (130 km) or 6 hours (eco mode) or up to 120 miles (200 km) or 9 hours w/ range extender (eco mode).
  • Specialized SL 1.1 custom lightweight motor, peak 240W / 35Nm, 2x you rider amplification (180% assistance), assist up to 28mph (USA Only).
  • Turbo SL mounted rear rack, Racktime-compatible for your favorite bags and panniers, and DRYTECH fenders to keep the spray away.
  • Premium lightweight E5 Aluminum frame.
  • Clean internal cable routing, fender/rack mounts, and reflective graphics.
  • Premium hydraulic disc brakes for maximum stopping power.
  • Bright, integrated front and rear lighting to see and be seen.



Praxis, 44T, 104BCD


KMC e11S, 11-speed w/ Missing Link™


Praxis, Forged alloy M30, custom offset

Rear Derailleur

SRAM NX, 11-speed

Shift Levers

SRAM NX, 11-speed


SUNRACE, CSMS7, 11-42t, 11-speed


700C disc, 22mm rim depth, 21mm internal width


DT Swiss Industry

Front Tire

Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm

Rear Tire

Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm

Inner Tubes

Standard 40mm PV 700x32-50

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


Bridge Sport, hollow cr-mo rails, 155mm


Specialized Body Geometry Contour, lock-on


Specialized Stealth Stem, alloy, 14 deg, 31.8mm, integrated TCD mount


Specialized, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 15mm rise, 31.8mm


Specialized, alloy, dual-bolt, 25mm offset, 27.2mm

Wiring Harness

Custom Specialized wiring harness w/ chargeport


Custom charger, 48V System w/ SL system charger plug


Specialized SL 1.1, custom lightweight motor


Specialized SL1-320, fully integrated, 320Wh


Specialized TCU, 10-LED State of charge, 3-LED Ride Mode display, ANT+/Bluetooth®, w/Handlebar remote


E5 Aluminum, bottom bracket motor mount, fully integrated downtube battery, internal cable routing, fender and front rack mounts, Smooth Welds

Seat Binder

Integrated w/ frame


Rigid full aluminum disc, Boost™ 12x110mm, front- rack-compatible


Lezyne Ebike Hecto STVZO E65, 210Lumens, 12V


Lezyne Ebike Rear Fender STVZO, 11Lumens, 12V


Simple bell


Specialized Commuter w/ grip tape & reflectors


Specialized DryTech, Aluminum


Specialized kickstand, 40mm mount


Turbo SL Rack, Closed Platform, direct fender mount, Racktime-compatible, 15kg

Front Brake

Tektro HD-R290, hydraulic disc, 160mm

Rear Brake

Tektro HD-R290, hydraulic disc, 160mm


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
Stack 542mm 574mm 607mm 643mm
Reach 397mm 419mm 433mm 442mm
Head-Tube Length 130mm 161.5mm 194.5mm 230mm
Head-Tube Angle 70° 70.5° 71° 71.5°
B-B Height 291mm 291mm 291mm 291mm
B-B Drop 70mm 70mm 70mm 70mm
Trail 78mm 75mm 71mm 68mm
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) 558mm 589mm 613mm 632mm
Bike Stand-Over Height 791mm 811mm 836mm 861mm
Seat-Tube Length 415mm 446.5mm 494.5mm 535mm
Seat-Tube Angle 73.5° 73.5° 73.5° 73.5°
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