Nukeproof Scout 275 Expert Bike 2020 [Review]

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Reviewed by Pedallers

Last Updated on September 4, 2020

OVERVIEW
Category 
Bikes
Make
Specialized
Model
Type
Year
2020

SPECIALIZED TURBO LEVO REVIEW

The Specialized Turbo Levo is one of the most efficient electrical bikes in modern times. Its powerful 29-inches wheels give riders an extra traction and hold when taking tough trails. It requires no additional energy, fully powered by a 700Wh battery that keeps the bike up and running for nothing less than 5 hours, bikers are assured of fulfilling rides with a full charge.

 

ERGONOMIC ALUMINUM FRAME

The Specialized Turbo Levo features a unique design with its aluminum and carbon frame options. It firmly holds the parts together while promoting their beauty, reliability, and rigidity. The improved sidearm design offers a tremendous increase in overall performance and efficiency, which gives riders a smooth feeling of absolute comfort. It also has enough sturdiness and durability to sustain the rider’s weight while even taking on difficult terrains. 

 

FAST-ROLLING 29-INCHES WHEELS

The Specialized Turbo Levo features 29-inches wheels, which makes it possible to ride faster and travel a longer distance with less energy and the same efforts mounted on the pedals. It moves so swiftly that it feels like it is floating while still maintaining maximum balance to ensure the safety of the rider. The beautiful aesthetics of the wheels motivates you to go on crazy adventures with full confidence without any fear.

 

SPECIALIZED TURBO BATTERY PACK

The Specialized Turbo Levo has a battery capacity up to 700Wh battery, which enables a rider to travel consistently for 5 hours or more. The battery works with all models of the 2019 Turbo Levo bikes. The battery capacity is an above-average level for similar electric bikes with a charge time of 4 hrs. You can easily remove the battery when not in use. You can charge it while riding, as well as when you are off the bike. It also features a rock guard to protect your battery from any risk of damage from rock kicked up while riding.

 

HIGH-END HYDRAULIC BRAKING SYSTEM 

The newly improved Specialized Turbo Levo features an SRAM Guide RE braking system. It has a piston caliper, hydraulic discs, as well as 200 mm front and rear brakes. These components, when coupled, give the brakes a higher efficiency and optimization. The brakes are highly responsive in the case of any eventuality, regardless of the terrain the bike is riding on.

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SPECIFICATIONS

Frame: material – Aluminum and carbon frame; wheel diameter – 29 inches; dimensions – 135 x 9 mm; extra – sturdy dropouts. 

Brakes: model – SRAM Guide RE; disc type – hydraulic; diameter – 200 mm; extra – 4-piston caliper.

Rear Hub: material – Roval Traverse SL; model – DT swiss star Ratchet; engagement – 54t; driver body – SRAM XD; thru-axle length -12 mm; spacing – 148 mm. 

Spokes: weight – 14 g; material – stainless.

Inner Tubes: model – Standard; extra feature- Presta valve. 

Cranks: material -Praxis M30 forged; offset – custom; length for SM & MD – 165 mm; length for LG & XL -170 mm. 

Rear Shock: Fox FLOAT DPS performance, 52.5 x210mm, 3-position adjustment

Battery: Specialized M2-700, integrated battery with a 700Wh capacity

Rear Derailleur: SRAM X1, 11 speed

Pros
  • The Aluminum frame is sturdy and reliable.
  • It has a very high battery capacity.
  • The drivetrain features multiple speed options. 
Cons
  • The motor is quite massive.
  • It requires technical knowledge to assemble.

FAQs

Is the Specialized Turbo Levo good for non-expert riders/ beginners?

The Specialized Turbo Levo is for everyone regardless of your level of expertise, either as a regular or fun rider. 

How affordable is the Specialized Turbo Levo?

It is very affordable, considering its unique features and specifications.

Conclusion

If you are looking for a superb mountain bike assisted by electricity, the Specialized Turbo Levo is your go-to bike. It has an appealing and ergonomic design that can sustain different rider weights effortlessly. Regardless of your class, gender or weight, the Specialized Turbo Levo has you covered. The hydraulic braking system responds very quickly, cementing its place as a highly competitive purchase. It also features large wheels and longer battery life.

Latest Price: SPECIALIZED TURBO LEVO