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Specialized Vado 3 Mission Control

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Specialized Vado 3 Mission Control

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Specialized Vado 3 Mission Control

2,699.00

Clean, minimalist design sets this super commuter apart. The Vado 3 has many of the same features as the more advanced Vado’s, but at a nicer price.

  • Up to 20mph assistance from the smooth and efficient Brose CB (1.2E) motor - 50Nm of torque and 420 peak watts.

  • Smooth out the Bumps - with a 2" travel air front suspension fork SunTour MOBIE30 with Hydraulic Damping, Lockout and Preload Adjust

  • Solid Shifts - Shimano Alivio 9 with Shadow style to keep the chain tight

  • Sure stopping with dual piston Shimano hydraulic brakes.

  • Commute ready with integrated Dry-tech fenders and Racktime rear rack.

  • Integrated head and tail lights, Hermans light with a very effective beam pattern for night riding.

  • Stealthy frame integrated battery with an easy side loading design

  • Good Range from a 460 watt hour battery Range Calculator

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Features

No matter where you're going, you'll get there fast and in style with the commute ready Turbo Vado 3.0. Sporty Handling with fitness style geometry for nimble yet confident steering and a relaxed riding posture, and low entry options for an easy mounting step thru frame. It features a suspension fork to take the edge out of those pesky potholes, premium Shimano 9 speed Alivio gears and dual piston hydraulic disc brakes. Stout thru axles make the bike perform better, and flat fixes a breeze. The Vado 3 is a hill champ with the strong Brose CB, (1.2E). With a 460 watt hour battery, you can expect good range even at high assistance levels most of the time, or at lower modes to squeeze out major miles. There's plenty of juice to take you to and from work, a trip to the grocery store, or even to that new café on the other side of the city.

The new Turbo Connect Display (TCD) displays basic ride metrics (speed, cadence, power, battery level, and time), but it also lets you toggle between modes. You can 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 Vado 3 comes with fenders for all weather riding, a Racktime compatible rear rack, and a Euro front light with an goodroad ahead focused beam pattern. Popular upgrades include the Kinekt Body Float suspension seatpost and Ortlieb waterproof panniers.

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We will walk you through all your options on the Vado, with links for more in depth exploration of the benefits and tradeoffs with each choice.

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Manuals

ElectriCityBikes provides one free tune-up after 100 miles another after 1000 miles, and any labor to repair defects covered/compensated under the manufacturer’s warranty, excluding wear and accidental damage.

Specialized’s Warranty Page - 2 years comprehensive on electronics, lifetime on frame. Mission Control 2.0 Manual

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