Gold Country Cyclery is proud to present the 2011 line-up of Rans recumbents. We've been a Rans dealer for all of our years of business and their products are still amongst the best and provide great value.
The RANS line-up shown below is not complete for 2011..
The V-Rex is one of the most popular short wheelbase recumbents and has become the benchmark for excellence. Sporting a new two-tone paint job, B-39 bars, and a spec to dramatically lower the price, it should be a busy year for the V-Rex, now in LE form. V-Rex standard is Red/Silver, XL is Yellow/Silver
Ti-Rex (Frameset Only)
How do you make a classic even better? Make it in Ti! Now available in framesets only, the Ti-Rex can be built under 25 lbs for a bike that will fly. The frame weighs under 3 pounds. Frameset includes: frame, AL fork, headset, Flip-it stem, B-39 bar and B-42 riser.
Price: $2,080 (no seat)
The F-5 is Back for 2009 and with a new frame, new Hoagie seat in cro-mo steel, seat clamp, riser, bars, carbon fiber fork and lower price. New paint scheme in flashy two-color innovative powder coat of Bullet Silver and Corvette Red. The new F-5 represents one of the best bargains in a high performance ride.
Lower Price: $1,500
In Stock STD
The F-5 Pro is new for 2009, and similar to the F5, but designed and built for 700c wheels. American Classic Sprint 350 wheels are standard. Great mix of components from Shimano Ultegra SL crankset, SRAM X9 shifters and derailleurs, and hollow pin SRAM 991 chain. The F5 Pro may become the pace setter for new 700c wheeled high-racer bikes. Light weight for a steel framed bike at 24.5 lbs and still have a weight limit of 260 lbs.
The Xstream has finally been released for 2009.Consider this new design as a "mid racer". Not for the timid! One size to fit most riders.
What a success the Stratus LE has been! The LE continues a 3 decade legend started with the original Stratus, and has become the most popular LWB on the planet. The bike sports a new two tone paint color in silver to blue with sizes standard or XL. .
Price: $1,695 (LE)
This bike has single handedly turned up the volume in the LWB market. Great speed, handling, and a "do it all great" attitude describes the XP. Now in 4 sizes, expertly tig welded 4130 Cromoly, frame krafted in Kansas. Note: 700 rear wheels are limited to 25mm tire sizes and no fenders.
Color now Champaign Silver
Stratus XP AL
The Stratus XP AL is made in Hays Kansas by Rans' highly skilled staff, from 7005 alloy. The XP AL weighs in at 26lbs. down to 23lbs., depending on wheel and brake options. The XP AL is equipped nearly identical to the Ti versions and represents a great value. It is one of the lightest high performance, long wheelbase bents out there. The XP AL comes with frame appointments for disc brakes, canti's and even a 700-brake bridge. This as a versatile bike, well-suited to performance rides, commuting and touring. The only real limitation is the rider weight is reduced to 200 lbs. over the standard Stratus XP in cro-moly. Note: 700 rear wheels are limited to 25mm tire sizes and no fenders. Color now Pale Ale.
Stratus XP Ti Frameset
Taking it up a few notches, the Stratus XP in titanium is the ultimate in long wheelbase, low bottom bracket recumbent. Equipped with top end components for a bike weight of 22.6 lbs, this is a record-making machine. Also a serious touring bike, the ride quality of titanium is very well suited for long haul riders. The bike has provisions for fenders and racks, necessities that serious touring specialists require. There are several wheel combinations possible for 26", 650, 700 wheels (rear only), and canti brakes. Crafted in Hays, Kansas. Note: 700 rear wheels are limited to 25mm tire sizes and no fenders.
The V3 in steel, built to the Stratus XP component specs for an attractive performance package at an attractive price. Color bullet Silver/Gloss Black.
Price: $1,500 in stock (waiting for a rear chain idler)
A new take on delta trikes! A low seat height for stability and less drag . The Trizard may just change your mind about what a recumbent trike should be
1 Old Stock Trike $1900 OBO.
Screamer & Screamer TR
Screamer Tandems have defined recumbent tandems. The Screamer was the first tandem recumbent to use the over under seating geometry, setting an industry bench mark for design and performance. Screamers feature a tough and light trussed frame of TIG welded Reynolds tubing. Rear disc brakes mounts are standard. Add the SS coupling option and you create the SCREAMER TR, the exceptional traveling companion.
Price: Std $5,050, XXL $5,300
TR: Std $5,600, XXL $6,100
Seavo & Seavo TR
The Seavo tandem features dual 26" wheels and new seating geometry for greater performance. The improvements have resulted in a significant increase over the venerable Screamer. Small improvement to the idler system, captain seat brace, and frame sizing are introduced with the '07 model. The TR version is also well regarded and gaining popularity.
Price: Std $6,575, TR $7,375