Specialized Turbo Vado SL 5.0 Step-Through EQ 2022 Aluminium Electric Hybrid Bike

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Specialized Turbo Vado SL 5.0 Step-Through EQ 2022 Aluminium Electric Hybrid Bike

4.8 out of 5 Customer Rating
£4,500.00
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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.

  • The MasterMind Turbo Control Unit (TCU) is your information hub with customizable display fields to experience precisely the ride you want.
  • Over-the-air updates when paired with the Mission Control App, allowing your bike to improve over time. 
  • Fully integrated and secure Specialized 320Wh downtube battery w/optional Range Extender compatibility for up to 120 miles of range.
  • Specialized SL 1.1 custom lightweight motor, peak 240W/35Nm, 2x you rider amplification (180% assistance), assist up to 15mph.
  • Lightweight and high-strength premium carbon fork with Boost™ 12x110mm thru-axle.
  • Future Shock 1.5 reduces impacts from rough roads and terrain, potholes be gone!
  • Safety features including premium hydraulic disc brakes for maximum stopping power, and extra-bright front and rear lighting to see and be seen.
  • Step-through frame for easier on/off and managing commuter traffic. Turbo SL mounted rear rack, Racktime-compatible, for your favorite bags and panniers, and DRYTECH fenders to keep the spray away.
  • SRAM GX Eagle 12-speed drivetrain for lightweight, precise performance for the long haul.
  • DT Swiss R500 disc wheels paired with fast-rolling, high-grip, Nimbus II Sport Reflect 700 tires with BlackBelt flat protection and reflective accents to increase visibility.

Our Verdict

The Specialized Turbo Vado SL is your ticket to riding faster and further than you ever thought possible. Explore, get fit and let the bike take away the hard work.

Key Specifications

 

  • Motor - Specialized SL 1.1, custom lightweight motor
  • Battery - Specialized SL1-320, fully integrated, 320Wh
  • Frame - E5 Aluminum, Fitness/Transportation Geometry, bottom bracket motor mount, fully integrated down tube battery, internal cable routing, fender/rack mounts, Smooth Welds, reflective graphic
  • Fork - Rigid full aluminum disc, Boost™ 12x110mm, front rack-compatible
  • Number of Gears - 10
  • Shifters - Shimano Deore, Shadow Plus, GS cage, 10-speed
  • Chainset - Praxis, Forged alloy M30, custom offset
  • Chainrings - Praxis, 44t, 110BCD
  • Cassette - Shimano Deore, RapidFire Plus, 10-speed w/ Optical Gear Display
  • Chain - Shimano Deore, 10spd, 11-42t
  • Rear Derailleur - KMC e10S, 10-speed w/ Missing Link™
  • Pedals - Not included
  • Rims - 700C disc, 22mm rim depth, 21mm internal width
  • 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
  • Front Tyre - Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm
  • Rear Tyre - Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm
  • Front Brake - Tektro HD-R290, hydraulic disc, 160mm rotor
  • Rear Brake - Tektro HD-R290, hydraulic disc, 160mm rotor
  • Handlebars - Stout Mini Rise, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 15mm rise, 31.8mm
  • Grips - Specialized Body Geometry Contour, lock-on
  • Stem - Specialized Stealth Stem, alloy, 14 deg, 31.8mm, integrated TCD mount
  • Saddle - Presta, 40mm valve
  • Seatpost - Specialized, alloy, dual-bolt, 25mm offset, 27.2mm
  • Front Light - Lezyne Ebike Hecto STVZO E65, 210Lumens, 12V
  • Rear Light - Lezyne Ebike Rear Fender STVZO, 11Lumens, 12V

Sizing Information

Specialized Electric Hybrid Bike Size Guide Unisex

The below Size Guide is relevent for the following Specialized Bikes: Turbo Vado, Turbo Tero and Turbo Como


 

Inches Centimeters Size
5'1" - 5'5" 158 - 165 S
5'5" - 5'10" 165 - 178 M
5'10" - 6'1" 178 - 185 L
6'1" - 6'4" 185 - 193 XL
 

Delivery

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is minimal packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

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Your Questions Answered

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.

  • The MasterMind Turbo Control Unit (TCU) is your information hub with customizable display fields to experience precisely the ride you want.
  • Over-the-air updates when paired with the Mission Control App, allowing your bike to improve over time. 
  • Fully integrated and secure Specialized 320Wh downtube battery w/optional Range Extender compatibility for up to 120 miles of range.
  • Specialized SL 1.1 custom lightweight motor, peak 240W/35Nm, 2x you rider amplification (180% assistance), assist up to 15mph.
  • Lightweight and high-strength premium carbon fork with Boost™ 12x110mm thru-axle.
  • Future Shock 1.5 reduces impacts from rough roads and terrain, potholes be gone!
  • Safety features including premium hydraulic disc brakes for maximum stopping power, and extra-bright front and rear lighting to see and be seen.
  • Step-through frame for easier on/off and managing commuter traffic. Turbo SL mounted rear rack, Racktime-compatible, for your favorite bags and panniers, and DRYTECH fenders to keep the spray away.
  • SRAM GX Eagle 12-speed drivetrain for lightweight, precise performance for the long haul.
  • DT Swiss R500 disc wheels paired with fast-rolling, high-grip, Nimbus II Sport Reflect 700 tires with BlackBelt flat protection and reflective accents to increase visibility.

 

  • Motor - Specialized SL 1.1, custom lightweight motor
  • Battery - Specialized SL1-320, fully integrated, 320Wh
  • Frame - E5 Aluminum, Fitness/Transportation Geometry, bottom bracket motor mount, fully integrated down tube battery, internal cable routing, fender/rack mounts, Smooth Welds, reflective graphic
  • Fork - Rigid full aluminum disc, Boost™ 12x110mm, front rack-compatible
  • Number of Gears - 10
  • Shifters - Shimano Deore, Shadow Plus, GS cage, 10-speed
  • Chainset - Praxis, Forged alloy M30, custom offset
  • Chainrings - Praxis, 44t, 110BCD
  • Cassette - Shimano Deore, RapidFire Plus, 10-speed w/ Optical Gear Display
  • Chain - Shimano Deore, 10spd, 11-42t
  • Rear Derailleur - KMC e10S, 10-speed w/ Missing Link™
  • Pedals - Not included
  • Rims - 700C disc, 22mm rim depth, 21mm internal width
  • 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
  • Front Tyre - Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm
  • Rear Tyre - Nimbus II Sport Reflect, 700x38mm
  • Front Brake - Tektro HD-R290, hydraulic disc, 160mm rotor
  • Rear Brake - Tektro HD-R290, hydraulic disc, 160mm rotor
  • Handlebars - Stout Mini Rise, alloy, 9-degree backsweep, 15mm rise, 31.8mm
  • Grips - Specialized Body Geometry Contour, lock-on
  • Stem - Specialized Stealth Stem, alloy, 14 deg, 31.8mm, integrated TCD mount
  • Saddle - Presta, 40mm valve
  • Seatpost - Specialized, alloy, dual-bolt, 25mm offset, 27.2mm
  • Front Light - Lezyne Ebike Hecto STVZO E65, 210Lumens, 12V
  • Rear Light - Lezyne Ebike Rear Fender STVZO, 11Lumens, 12V

The Specialized Turbo Vado SL is your ticket to riding faster and further than you ever thought possible. Explore, get fit and let the bike take away the hard work.

Sizing Information

Specialized Electric Hybrid Bike Size Guide Unisex

The below Size Guide is relevent for the following Specialized Bikes: Turbo Vado, Turbo Tero and Turbo Como


 

Inches Centimeters Size
5'1" - 5'5" 158 - 165 S
5'5" - 5'10" 165 - 178 M
5'10" - 6'1" 178 - 185 L
6'1" - 6'4" 185 - 193 XL
 

Standard Delivery - FREE on all bikes**

Bikes are given a full pre-delivery inspection and delivered 95% built, with only pedals to be fitted and handlebars to be adjusted. Sent via a 24 hour courier service in a best in sector bike cargo box with wheel braces and wrapped in 100% recyclable protective packaging to prevent damage during transit.

**Some off-shore locations and areas of Scotland may incur a surcharge of £39.99. Please check shipping cost before checking out, these areas may also have an extended lead time.

 

Premium Delivery  - FREE on bikes over £3999*

Our Premium same-day bike delivery service is our quickest and best delivery service; once despatched, you'll receive your new bike later that same day with a personalised delivery slot to suit you. Your bike will come fully built and 100% ready to ride, with any accessories you've ordered fitted too. Our Customer Care team will call to arrange a delivery day and a personalised delivery slot to suit you. There are no middlemen or distribution centres - your new bike will come from Rutland Cycling, direct to your doorstep. Plus, there is minimal packaging to dispose of!

* Postcode exclusions apply, normally £99.

 

Same Day Premium bike delivery at Rutland Cycling

 

Click & collect - FREE on ALL bikes

Our Click & Collect service offers all the benefits of shopping online, combined with an award-winning retail experience in one of our stores. Simply order your items, select Click & Collect and pick up your item at a time that's convenient for you - our stores are open 7 days a week. Best of all, the service is completely free.

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Purchase Price £3,600.00
Need some help? Speak to our sales team

All of our finance options are available online with no deposit, however if you would like to pay a deposit then you can speak to our helpful sales team who will arrange this and process your application for you.


🔒NEW Security checks

In conjunction with Novuna, we have recently implemented additional security checks as part of our online finance process. These additional checks may require you to submit photo ID when placing a finance order, so remember to watch out for emails from Novuna which may request this additional information.

Available Finance Options
Duration (months) Interest Rate (p.a. fixed) Monthly Payments Amount of Credit Total Repayable Deferral period
36 months 16.9 % APR £134.54 £3,600.00 £4,843.44 6
12 months 9.9 % APR £315.63 £3,600.00 £3,787.56 0.0
24 months 9.9 % APR £165.26 £3,600.00 £3,966.24 0.0
36 months 9.9 % APR £115.29 £3,600.00 £4,150.44 0.0
48 months 9.9 % APR £90.41 £3,600.00 £4,339.68 0.0

Rutland Water Cycling LTD (Reference number: 800269) trading as Rutland Cycling are an appointed representative of Specialized (UK) Retail Limited (Reference number: 976130) which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for credit broking. Credit is subject to status and affordability, and is provided by Mitsubishi HC Capital UK PLC. Terms & Conditions Apply.