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Specialized Como 5 BLOKS
Specialized Como 5 BLOKS
A lightweight (47.5 lbs), super comfortable upright riding cruiser with an XL seat, cushiony fat tires, a very peppy custom tuned Brose drive and high end components.
Up to 28mph assistance the top dog Brose S model 90Nm of torque and 550 peak watts - blend in with traffic rather than clashing with it, even on hills.
Reliable, Crisp Deore 10 speed shifting with Shadow + to keep the chain tight
Sure stopping Shimano hydraulic brakes.
Bright, integrated head and tail lights, Supernova premium light with a very effective beam pattern for night riding.
Plush Comfort from an extra-wide, suspension saddle.
Stealthy frame integrated battery with an easy side loading design
Excellent Range 25-60 miles on a 604 watt hour battery Range Calculator
Commute Ready with lights, fenders and the front Pizza rack.
Stylish points include polished rims and green anodized hubs
The Como 5 has amazing hill climbing ability, and stands out as a top performer in it's price category due to the very powerful Brose S motor and above average 604 watt hour battery. Expect excellent range even at high assistance levels most of the time, or at lower modes to squeeze out major miles. Also featuring top of the Shimano line 10 speed Deore gears and hydraulic disc brakes.
Conventionally, an upright comfort bike would have a heavy front suspension fork - on the Como cushiony 2.3-inch 650b tires actually do an amazing job rolling over most bumps and holes smoothly - so the Como is relatively light.
You you can upgrade to the Mission Control TCD display for around $150 to connect via Bluetooth®, to the Turbo Mission Control 2.0 App, put in your destination in the mapping feature and control performance aspects of your motor. But best of all is the “Smart Control” technology where it uses an algorithm that automatically optimize motor power for the trip time or distance you are planning.
The Como 5 comes with fenders for all weather riding and a powerful Supernova front light with an excellent road ahead focused beam pattern. Other extra touches are the super utilitarian front Pizza Rack, stylish polished rimes and green anodized hubs. Popular upgrades include the Kinekt Body Float suspension seatpost and the Racktime rear rack with an integrated red light bar to make this the perfect city bike.
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We will walk you through all your options on the Como, with links for more in depth exploration of the benefits and tradeoffs with each choice.
ElectriCityBikes provides one free tune-up after 100 miles another after 1000 miles, and any labor to repair defects covered under the manufacturer’s warranty, excluding wear and accidental damage.