Catrike 559


Classic comfort combined with long distance performance, the 5.5.9 is the best of both worlds. Combining the adjustable backrest and padded seat mesh of our Trail model with the long-distance capability of our Expedition, Catrike has created one of the most capable and comfortable trikes available. The ingenious design of the Catrike’s folding frame with roller wheels allows you to load it in just about any vehicle. Find enjoyment in the journey with the 5.5.9.

Frame & Geometry

Folded Length

Folded Width

Folded Height

Total Length**

Total Width

Total Height


46 in

32.5 in

29.5 in

81 in

32.5 in

29 in


1168 mm

826 mm

749 mm

1854 mm

826 mm

635 mm

Wheel Base

44 in

991 mm 

Wheel Track

29 in

737 mm

Seat Angle

44-51 deg


39.5 lb

17.9 kg

Seat Height

11 in

279 mm

Seat Width

14 in

356 mm

BB Height**

14 in 

356 mm

Ground Clearance

4 in

102 mm

Height w/ Seat Folded

26.5 in

673 mm

Turning Circle

18 ft

5.49 m

Turning Radius

9 ft

2.74 m

Rider Weight Limit

275 lb

125 kg

Rider X-Seam Range

39/46 in 

99/117 cm

*weight with all standard components and accessories including pedals, padded seat, mirror, etc.

**varies accordingly to rider height.



Avid BB7 Disc Brakes

Brake Levers

Catrike Locking Brake Levers

Front Derailleur   

Microshift Triple

Rear Derailleur

SRAM GX 10 Speed


SRAM 500 TT Bar End Shifter


FSA Gossamer Pro Triple

Bottom Bracket

FSA Road MegaExo



Chain Guard

FSA Guard


SRAM 11/36 10 Speed




TerraCycle Sport Power Idler 15T


FSA Zero Stack

Front Tires

406 Schwalbe Marathon Racer

Rear Tire

559 Schwalbe Marathon Racer

*All components are subject to change with an equivalent substitute based on availability

Standard Features

Padded seat

Ergonomic adjustable seat back

Roller wheels for rolling when folded

Padded wrist rests

Rear Fender

Flag Mount & Flag

Mirrycle Rear View Mirror

Multi Purpose Clipless Pedals

Computer Sensor Mount

No Brake Steer

Self Centering

Ackermann Steering Compensation

Structural Front Boom

Quick-Release Indexing Boom Clamp

Aluminum Rod Ends

Low Friction PTFE Flared Chain Tube

12×142 Thru Axle

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