Besides many things about the electrification of bikes, the new e-bikes are becoming modern and stylish. So, is the Specialized e-bikes, they come up with new sport style, carbon e-bike the Turbo Creo SL. It consists of 240 W of pedal assistance power into a beautifully and engineered full carbon frame. The sleek e-bike with an internal battery pack hidden inside an ultra-lightweight carbon frame.
Besides that, this e-bike is light in weight, only carries 11.9 kg weight. The bike is powered by Specialize’s lightweight SL 1.1 motor, which outputs energy in response to the rider’s own torque curve.
Turbo Creo SL E-Bike
Coming to the electrification of the bike, Specialized has built a 380-Wh battery into the down tube, which it says packs enough juice for 80 miles (128 km) of assisted pedaling. Also, 160-Wh range extenders can be latched onto the bike to stretch that range out by 40 mi (64 km) apiece, with two thrown in as part of the Turbo Creo SL Founders Edition package.
The Specialized Turbo Creo SL is being marketed as the e-bike that can make cyclists “as fast a Tour de France rider”. On the other hand, the motor has a built in power meter that transmits to any ANT+ head unit. Thus it partners with a mission control smartphone app to manage distribution.
On the other hand, the uses also have a choice to choose from different models. You can choose from eco, sport and turbo assist modes, record rides and monitor battery life.
While, talking about the other specs, the bike has hydraulic disc brakes, an 11-speed shimano dura-ace groupset. Alongside that it has a custom roval CLX 50 wheelset dressed in 28-mm tires. The e-bike also comes with specialized’s latest bump-absorbing headset, the future shock 2.0. They offer 20 mm of vertical movement to help smooth out trips over uneven terrain.
The turbo Creo SL expert has price of $9,000 and the S-works turbo Creo SL, which is priced at $13,500. Then there’s the $16,500 founders edition and the turbo Creo SL expert EVO.