Mountain bike, meet electric dirt bike.
Mountain bike, meet electric dirt bike. (Ale Di Lullo)

Specialized ’74 Scrambler

A new mountain bike-motorbike mashup from the creative minds at Specialized

Mountain bike, meet electric dirt bike.
Kip Malone

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Even if you hate e-bikes, you may love this concept made by the Why Not department at Specialized. 

The bike is loosely modeled on a 1970’s dirt bike, with duel rear coil shocks and massive (for a bicycle) 4.6 tires. A faux gas tank and engine cover (which houses tools and tubes), complete the look.

Specialized’s standard electric motor paired with a Shimano XTR drivetrain pushes the whip along. If there are enough retro-moto fans around, this concept could become a reality.

$NA, specialized.com

Lead Photo: Ale Di Lullo
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