The 2022 Specialized Turbo Vado 4.0 Step-Through Electric Bike is the vehicle for everything from daily commutes to fast workouts to longer-than-planned adventures. It’s Specialized’s smoothest-riding e-Bike experience yet.
Redesigned geometry puts you in the best position for everything from workouts to commutes while comfortably keeping your eyes on busy roads. The rider's position on the Vado instils confidence and, at the same time, optimizes the rider's ability to efficiently power from A to B. The Turbo Full Power 2.0 motor and 710Wh battery offer an unparalleled riding experience, providing a smooth, seamless, and shockingly quiet amplification of your efforts. The integrated controller responds to your pedal inputs resulting in intuitive amplification of your efforts with an incredibly natural feel.
The Vado 4.0 comes with an 80mm travel suspension fork, a suspension seatpost and wide 2.3” tyres for a comfortable ride on bumpy surfaces. 1x11 speed SRAM gears and hydraulic brakes bring mountain bike reliability to everyday riding. Specialized DRYTECH mudguards, LED front and rear lights, and 27kg capacity rear HD Rack complete the build. The rear rack is compatible with child bike seats, and the bike is also rated to pull a thru-axle trailer.
This bike is perfect for
Riders who want a full power electric bike for everyday use around town. With an upright riding position the Vado works on a range of surfaces and can carry everything from your kids to a week’s worth of shopping.
As electric bikes have become more sophisticated it’s important to stay on top of updates. Just like your home computer or smart phone regular updates are now released for most electric bike systems. If you buy a bike from Cycles UK we will do electric bike updates and diagnostics you need free of charge.
Electric bike updates can help to improve battery life, tweak how the motor works and fix bugs and problems. Most systems will require you to plug your bike into some specialist software at an authorised dealer. At Cycles UK we are authorised dealers for top electric bike brands including Specialized, Trek, Orbea, Whyte, Cannondale and Raleigh. As a result our stores have the software and hardware to run updates on all the major electric bike systems including Bosch, Shimano and Ebikemotion.
We now provide free updates and diagnostics for life on any electric bike purchased from Cycles UK.
Mission Control is a free app created by Specialized to work with their Turbo electric bikes. The app is exclusive to Specialized and unlocks a lot of features which you can’t get on other electric bike systems. Specialized recommend that everyone who has one of their electric bikes should pair it to Mission Control.
Mission control has been around for a few years and has gradually been evolving and improving. It covers four main areas:
Electric bikes have really come into their own in the last couple of years. Thanks to advances in electric bike motors and batteries. A couple of bike manufacturers, most notably Specialized, are making their own electric bike motors. The vast majority of bike companies are using the same motors. So, you will find exactly the same electric motor being used on bikes from different brands and at different price points. In this guide, we’ll take you through the main types of electric bike motors. Look at the differences between the most commonly used brands.
Electric bikes tend to either come with a hub motor or a mid-drive motor. Mid-drive motors sit where the cranks and bottom bracket are on a bike and drive the cranks and chain around. Hub drive motors sit in the middle of the wheel and drive the wheel directly. Hub drive electric bikes are cheaper but less efficient, and less smooth, to ride.
Specialized is one of the best-known quality bike brands in the world. Started by a group of riders in 1974. A fact which has guided their decision making ever since.
" Made for riders, by riders."
They strove to make the best quality tires when quality tyres weren't around. When people wanted to ride cruisers in the dirt, they made the first production mountain bike. When roadies wanted to go faster, Specialized doubled down on carbon and built their own wind tunnel.
Bikes like the Allez, Rockhopper and Stumpjumper have developed followings and reputations of their own. Specialized has a reputation for making high-end, high-quality bikes. Specialized bikes always look great with high-quality paint and sensible sizing hel0s you get the right bike each time. If you buy a Specialized bike you can be guaranteed it will do what it is supposed to and will last.
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|Frame||E5 Aluminum, bottom bracket motor mount, fully integrated & lockable downtube battery, internal cable routing, lock and front rack mount|
|Fork||SR Suntour MobieA32, 80mm travel, lockout, fender-mounts, integrated light mount|
|Stem||Specialized Flowset, 3D-forged alloy, 20-degree rise, 31.8mm clamp|
|Handlebars||Specialized, alloy, 15-degree backsweep, 46mm rise, 31.8mm|
|Grips||Body Geometry Women's Contour|
|Front Brake||SRAM Level, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc, 180mm 6-bolt|
|Rear Brake||SRAM Level, 2-piston caliper, hydraulic disc, 180mm 6-bolt|
|Shift Levers||SRAM NX, 11-speed trigger|
|Rear Derailleur||SRAM NX, 11-speed|
|Chain||KMC e11S, 11-speed w/ Missing Linkâ„¢|
|Crankset||Custom alloy forged crankarms|
|Cassette||SRAM PG-1130, 11-speed, 11-42t|
|Chainrings||Praxis, 48T, 104BCD|
|Pedals||Specialized Commuter w/ grip tape & reflectors|
|Rims||650b disc, double-wall alloy, pinned, 32h|
|Front Hub||Specialized alloy front hub disc, sealed cardridge bearings, 6-bolt, 15x100mm thru-axle, 32h|
|Rear Hub||Specialized alloy rear hub disc, sealed cardridge bearings, 6-bolt, 12x148mm thru-axle, 32h|
|Spokes||DT Swiss Industry|
|Front Tire||Pathfinder Sport Reflect, 650Bx2.3|
|Rear Tire||Pathfinder Sport Reflect, 650Bx2.3|
|Inner Tubes||Schrader, 40mm valve|
|Saddle||Rivo Sport, steel rails, 155mm|
|SeatPost||Spring suspension, alloy, 40mm travel, 30.9mm, 2-bolt clamp, 34.9mm sleeve|
|Seat Binder||Alloy, bolt-type, 34.9mm|
|Motor||Specialized 2.0, 70Nm torque, custom tuned motor, 250W nominal|
|UI/Remote||MasterMind TCD, w/handlebar remote, built-in anti-theft feature, BluetoothÂ® connectivity, customizable display pages|
|Battery||Specialized U2-710, alloy casing, state of charge display, 710Wh|
|Charger||Custom charger, 42V4A w/ Rosenberger plug, 230V|
|Wiring Harness||Custom wire harness|
|Headlight||Lezyne Ebike Hecto E65, 210 Lumen, 12V|
|Taillight||Spanninga Commuter Glow XE, 12V|
|Kickstand||Specialized kickstand, 40mm mount|
|Rack||Specialized rack, MIK HD inteface, built-in pannier mounts, 27kg max load|
|Fenders||Specialized DRYTECH fenders, 65mm width, aluminum fenderstay|
|Colours||Cast Black / Silver Reflective, Red Tint / Silver Reflective, White Mountains / Black Reflecitve|
|Sizes||L, M, S, XL|
|Barcodes||888818738090, 888818738199, 888818738281, 888818738373, 888818745753, 888818745951, 888818746019, 888818746194, 888818746316, 888818746385, 888818746729, 888818746897|
|SKUs / Part Numbers||95022-4002, 95022-4003, 95022-4004, 95022-4005, 95022-4102, 95022-4103, 95022-4104, 95022-4105, 95022-5102, 95022-5103, 95022-5104, 95022-5105|
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