This top-of-the-range Turbo Creo is an exciting proposition - a
true performance road machine that just happens to be an
We've previously taken an in-depth
look at the whys and wherefores of e-bikes, as well as a
ride review of this exact model. This epic 1x build is
currently in our Gresham Street store, pop
in and take an up-close look.
At a glance you'd be hard pressed to tell that the Turbo Creo is
an e-bike, the sleek looks are of a piece with other S-Works bike,
and as we've come to expect from Specialized the gorgeous paint
scheme is the real attention grabber. But this is indeed a
thoroughly modern e-bike, using the latest motor technology to
provide an extended range on your longer rides and seamlessly
delivered assistance if and when required.
The 50mm deep Roval carbon wheelset is an indication that this
bike isn't afraid to go fast, whether assisted or not.
Tucked into one of the bottle cages is the optional SL
Range-Extender Battery, giving up to an extra hour of riding
(160Wh) in addition to the 80 mile range of the Turbo Creo's
integrated battery. Simply add this on for longer rides, or remove
it when not required.
E-bikes have evolved rapidly over the past few years, and the
Turbo Creo represents the moment where they've become a part of the
keen road cyclist's armoury, whether as an N+1 for recovery rides
and exploration or as a core bike for those who want to go further
Come and see it in-store!
photos by Bence Bujaki