Review – Specialized Vado Turbo 2.0 Electric Bike, £2600

Specialized Vado Turbo 2.0 electric bike, £2600

Power-assisted pedaling, front suspension, large on-board LCD screen to monitor your ride data, the Specialized Vado Turbo 2.0 may be the ideal versatile e-bike.

  • Spec – RRP: £2600, Battery: 460Wh, 40 to 150km range, Material: aluminium frame, aluminium suspension fork, Weight: 23kg, Brakes: hydraulic disc, Gearing: Shimano Alivio 40T single chaingring, 11-36 rear cassette, Tyres: 47c
  • Review score – 9/10
  • Pros – versatile bike with a long lasting battery that’s simple to charge
  • Cons –   Its heavy

An enjoyable ride that’s great in urban areas but also provides a confidence inspiring ride on rougher terrain.

It is a heavy electric bike at 23kg, so not as easy to transport, but apart from that the Specialized Vado Turbo is a joy to ride.

The 250w Specialized 1.2 battery, has a range of of 25 miles in turbo mode to 93 miles in economy setting, based on a rider weight of 15.5 stone.