Bacchetta Announces the Sale of its Recumbent Bicycle Line to Bent Up Cycles

Posted on Jun 20, 2021

PRESS RELEASE June 18th, 2021  Bacchetta Bicycles, one of the world’s leading recumbent bicycle manufacturers, announced the sale of its recumbent bicycle line to Bent Up Cycles based in North Hollywood, California. Mark Swanson, CEO of Bacchetta, said, “Other business interests along with the resulting supply chain issues over the past year from Covid 19 caused us to start looking [...]

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Over 60, and worried about the Corona Virus?  Get on a Bike!

Posted on Mar 10, 2020

     Are you are over 60 and worried about the coronavirus (COVID19)?  You should be.  Much of the news media show that Corona Virus disproportionally affects older people.  The fatality rate for patients 80 and older was seven times the average and three to four times the average for patients in their 70s. As widely reported, COVID19 continues to [...]

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Race Report: Sebring 20/20 – Comments from an Ultra Distance Racer

Posted on Mar 6, 2020

By Rob Decou, Bacchetta Brand Ambassador Sebring Florida |Rotary Club of Highlands Country The spirit of competition and comradery flowed through the air at the Sebring Raceway in Florida on Saturday morning as almost 150 racers lined up at the start line, 40+ of which (including myself) were recumbent riders. Each of us stood ready and prepared to execute our [...]

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CA3.0 recognized in International Design Magazine

Posted on Feb 4, 2020

Bacchetta is proud that the Carbonaero, CA3.0, and designer Rich Pinto has been recognized for design excellence for 2019 in the l’Arca International Magazine of Architecture, Design and Visual Communication.  In addition, the CA3 was also nominated for the MonteCarlo Design Prize.  Arca is one of the most prestigious international publications entirely devoted to the world of modern-day design.  While [...]

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Join Bacchetta for Bike Sebring “Battle of the Brands” February 8th, 2020

Posted on Jan 7, 2020

Bacchetta and Cruzbike have teamed up to host an epic showdown for the Century and 12 Hour races at this year’s Bike Sebring event on February 8, 2020. The challenge is to see which two-wheeled recumbent brand racks up the most combined miles for the Century and 12 Hour events. Riders of any unfaired, two-wheeled recumbent are welcome to join [...]

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The first CT 2.0 production trikes are in.

Posted on May 17, 2019

Hey! Wanted to let you know our first small batch of production carbon fiber trikes has arrived and we are busy doing the final assembly. They look fantastic and ride even better. These initial ones are for CarbonTrikes back-ordered customers and the factory is now busy cranking out additional ones for general availability. Check back here for further updates. In [...]

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The Pelso Brevet Review – Riding Across Florida

Posted on Apr 19, 2019

Last weekend, I rode my bike 170 miles across Florida on the industry’s newest recumbent bike, the carbon fiber Pelso Brevet. It has been a decade since I have ridden the Ride Across Florida (back then it was called “Race” Across Florida and about 30 miles shorter). I have now done it on three different recumbents: the Corsa, the Carbonaero [...]

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