CARBONTRIKES has since 2004 designed, built, evaluated and rigidly tested prototypes. 2012 was the year when we introduced the first in a series of exclusive trikes. What they all have in common is the way CARBONTRIKES will set a new standard on how light, fast and smart a trike can be built.
 

 
CARBONTRIKES Race, Extra equipped with 20" lightweight wheels, headrests and 28" carbon aero rear wheel
 
 

 

CARBONTRIKES – Race

Price Trike: 5950 € in EU. The price include 25% swedish VAT. Outside EU: 6490 US$. The trike is assembled, adjusted and the steering is laser aligned. In a just a few minutes you can adjust the trike to your personal needs and preference. The few tools required are included.

Price Frame-kit: 4950 € in EU. The price include 25% swedish VAT. Outside EU: 5490 US$. The frame-kit includes: Frame, adjustable carbon fiber seat part, carbon fiber boom, front wheels, carbon fiber wheel mountings, 3 x headset, carbon fiber handlebar, tie rod, bolts and clamps. The frame has been completely assembled steering and front wheels. The steering is laser aligned.


Data

Frame: Handmade in strong and lightweight aero grade carbon fiber prepreg in a monocoque construction. Naca 0021- profile.

Total length: 215 cm* (7')

Total Width: 74 cm (29")

Bracket Height: 39 cm* (15")

Seat Angle: 28°

Height: 69 cm* (27,5")

Seat Height: 19 cm (7,5")

Wheel Base: 115 cm (45")

Wheel Track: 70 cm (27,5")

Ground Clearance: 8 cm (3,1")

Turning Circle: 510 cm (16' 8")

Steering: Self centering, ackerman compensated, indirect steering with fully eliminated brake-steer and bump-steer, optimized for high speed cycling

Front Wheels: 406 mm (20")

Rear Wheel: 622 mm (28”) option: 559 mm (26")

Weight: from 11,7 kg*** (25.8lb)

Person length: 160-195 cm (5',3"-6',5") Shorter on request, adjusted via boom and seat

X-seam: 90-125 cm (35"-49")

Maximum load: 105 Kg** (232 lb)

Trunk space: over 6 Litres (over 1,6 US gal) inside the frame

*Size adjusted for a 180 cm (5,9 ft) cyclist.
**The limitation of the weight is more an indication of the rider body size. The Carbontrikes can easily carry 25 kg (55lb) extra in our Radical Design bags.
*** Weight with our light weight option parts 11,7 Kg (25,8 lb). Weight with basic parts 12,7 kg (28 lb). Even lower weight can be achived with special parts. The weight does not include pedals and seat pad. The weight can vary +/- 5%, then each trike is handcrafted.

Components

Rear derailleur: Shimano XTR / Dura-Ace 10-speed

Front derailleur: Shimano Ultegra

Shifters: Shimano Dura-Ace 10-speed

Crankset: Shimano Ultegra 50-34 or 52-39-30 170mm (triple increase weight with 135g)

Cassette: Shimano Ultegra 11-28 or SLX 11-36 10-speed (11-36 increase weight with 150g)

Chain: YBN S10C hollow pin

Idler: Aluminum 7075-T6

Headset: 3 x Shimano PRO RM-11, machine bearings

Handlebars & Steam: CARBONTRIKES, Integrated aero carbon unit. Naca 0024- profile

Link rod: Ergal with low weight maintenance-free rod ends

Front brakes: Tektro Volans, Hydraulic disc, 160 mm disc

Brake levers: Tektro Volans, Tool free reach adjustment

Rear wheel: Lite, aero rim, 28 reduced spokes, red alu nipples

Front wheels: Alex DA16 Aero, Black, 32 H Ultra strong side-hinged hub with tapered 25mm 7075-T6 alu axle

Spokes: DT 2,0 mm

Front tires: Schwalbe Durano, foldable (406x28)

Rear tire: Schwalbe Durano, foldable (622x28)

Seat pad: Optional

Color: Carbon fiber / Black

Product prices and configuration are subject to change without prior notice.