We’re always being asked what’s the best thing you saw at Sea Otter. This year, the nod just might go to this trail building (not taming) eMTB from Specialized. Behold a Turbo Levo with modular Trail Boss building tools integrated into the frame of an e-powered hardtail.
No matter your feelings about eMTBs, you gotta admit this is a cool rig. Trail building and maintenance are essential to our sport, but transporting tools to remote areas can be a tough task. By integrating the modular Trail Boss tools into the frame, the trail worker has an easy way to get the area that needs work and is able to work on the trail more efficiently, not burning all their energy slogging tools into the woods. Press play to learn more.
This article is part of Mtbr’s coverage of the 2017 Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, California. For more from Sea Otter CLICK HERE.