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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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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The new Bacchetta “A” frames… and what you can do with them!

Posted on Jan 4, 2017

Let me start by saying that we are always thinking about ways to make our bikes a better value and making them more versatile is just one way we try to apply that thinking. Over the years we’ve made a number of frame changes to our bikes in an effort to improve their versatility but keeping up with those changes, [...]

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