Specialised has lastly unveiled the Globe Haul ST, claiming the electrical cargo bike can transport 190kg of substances for 100km on a single cost.
Globe is a brand new line of electrical bikes that can sit below the Specialised banner, as a substitute of a sub-brand because the announcement of Globe Bikes final September prompt.
Specialised says the primary Globe bike permits riders to journey comfortably round city roads and “off-the-beaten paths of their outside adventures”.
The Globe Haul ST is obtainable within the US solely, for $2,700. The Californian model says it plans to ultimately distribute internationally.
Globe Haul ST spec and equipment
The Globe Haul ST is available in black or white. Specialised
The Globe Haul ST contains a step-through, one-size-fits-all aluminium body. Adjustable handlebars and two seatposts (one slots into the opposite) allow the bike to suit riders from 4ft 5in to 6ft 4in (135cm to 193cm), in accordance with Specialised.
The bike itself measures 72mm on the widest level of the handlebars, 1,050mm tall (relying on seatpost top) and 1,680mm lengthy. The claimed weight is 35kg (78lb).
Comparatively small 20in double-walled alloy wheels are wrapped in Carless Whisper Replicate 20×3.5in tyres.
The Globe Haul ST’s hub-based, tuneable 772W motor has 5 ranges of help managed by way of the handlebar distant. This additionally exhibits the battery degree, estimated vary and an odometer.
The model claims the Globe Haul ST’s 700Wh battery has adequate vary to “transport as much as 419lb for as much as 60 miles on a single cost”. The detachable battery sits within the area between the diagonal prime tube and down tube.
The Globe Haul ST is bedecked with commuter bike necessities that ought to make using to work or the retailers that bit simpler. Built-in entrance and hind lights, full mudguards and a dual-sided kickstand come as customary.
A number of equipment can be found to buy individually. These embody entrance and rear pannier adaptors, a rear passenger seat, a entrance rack, a rear-wheel cowl and a plug-in throttle.
When can I purchase the Globe Haul ST?
The body is designed to suit riders from 135 to 193cm tall. Specialised
Solely those that signed as much as the net ready record and obtained an electronic mail invitation to the presale will have the ability to purchase the Globe Haul ST from launch (8 March, 9am PST).
Globe bikes can be distributed below the Specialised direct-sales mannequin. Prospects can go for house supply or click on and acquire from a Specialised retailer.