Basically Bicycles, a full service bicycle shop serving western Massachusetts and beyond since 1992, is an owner-operated bike store dedicated to providing personalized service and excellent value. As New England's leading recumbent bike dealer, we stock a large selection of recumbent bikesand recumbent trikes, as well as electric bikes, plus comfort, mountain, tandem bicycles, and all the bike parts and accessories you need to enjoy your bike to the fullest.
Basically Bicycles offers the full line of Ice Trikes performance and touring recumbent trikes. Ice Trikes come in rigid, rear and full suspension models with a variety of wheel sizes. The choice is yours! Let us help you pick the one that’s right for you. Come in and give them a try.
Electric assist kits give you a boost
Basically Bicycles can add electric assist to your bike, recumbent bike or recumbent trike with these fun, easy-to-use electric motor kits. You’ll love the hills and wind again with a little extra push from these BionX conversion systems, now starting at just $1299.
Bacchetta recumbent bikes offer comfort and performance
Bacchetta’s Carbon recumbent bikes have been some of the world’s most sought-after recumbents since they were introduced. With stunning good looks, great component mix, and a warranty that’s second to none, you'll love the comfortable, fast ride.
All Bacchetta carbon frames carry the same limited lifetime warranty to the original owner as their steel and aluminum frames. Bacchetta also offers a very generous carbon frame replacement program if your carbon frame happens to be damaged in a crash, even if it’s your fault. Ask about a test ride today!
KHS bikes offer great value
Basically Bicycles offers high-quality KHS bicycles. KHS Bicycles Inc. was founded in 1974. Its mission is to design, manufacture and distribute moderately priced and high quality bicycles and accessories. Since that time KHS has grown into a brand respected for quality, value, and integrity with distribution in more than 30 countries around the world.
Buyer's Guide to Car Racks
One of the most frequent questions we get here at Basically Bicycles is “How do I put that recumbent bike on my car?” Although most recumbent bikes will fit on traditional style racks, some racks are better suited for recumbent bikes than others. We carry many racks that are well-suited for recumbent bicycles and trikes.
Check out the Basically Bicycles buyer's guide to car racks for an overview of rack types and tips on how you can take your recumbent bike or trike with you.
Featured Recumbent Bike -- Bacchetta Giro A20
Bacchetta's Giro A20 (ATT) recumbent bike boasts a great-handling, super-efficient and light aluminum frame with a slightly stretched wheelbase so it climbs and accelerates like a champ, corners with ease and also smooths the roughest roads. It sports a low 20-inch front wheel for easier stopping and starting, too. This svelte roadster is equipped with a 27-speed SRAM/FSA drivetrain for flawless shifting and Avid disc brakes for awesome stopping power in all riding conditions. Plus, you'll love the support and comfort of Bacchetta's EuroMesh seat. Call to order.
We've got adult trikes
We've had some requests for a more traditional three-wheeler for adults. If that's what you've been looking for, check out this Sun Traditional 20' adult trike.With its single speed, low step-through frame and a hand brake, it's super simple to ride, and the basket can hold your stuff.