Catrike 5.5.9 Bosch eCAT



Catrike 5.5.9 Recumbent Trike eCAT

Note:  The price of this trike includes a $100 Shipping Surcharge assessed by Catrike Price: $5,950 + $175 = $6,125.

All the comfort and versatility of the standard 5.5.9. with the added spark of the latest in electric assist systems from industry leader Bosch. The result is a 5.5.9 with the perfect combination of maximum efficiency, comfort and riding enjoyment.

Standard Features:

  • Padded Seat with Ergonomic adjustable seat back
  • Self Centering steering with no Brake Steer
  • Ackerman Steering Compensation – Different turn radius for inside and outside wheel
  • Anodized Front Boom with adjustment scale
  • Quick-Release Indexing Boom Clamp
  • Aluminium Rod Ends
  • Low Friction PTFE Chain Tube
  • Roller wheels for rolling when folded

Included accessories and equipment:

  • Platform Pedals (one side) / SPD compatible clipless pedals (other side)
  • Left Mirror & mirror mount
  • Computer Sensor Mount
  • Rear Fender
  • Flag & Flag Mount
  • Proprietary Catrike Handrests
  • Parking Brake Levers



Classic comfort combined with long-distance performance, the 559 is the best of both worlds. Combining the adjustable backrest, padded seat mesh, and the long-distance capability of the Expedition, Catrike has created one of the most capable and comfortable trikes available. The ingenious design of Catrike’s folding frame with roller wheels allows you to load it in just about any vehicle. Find enjoyment in the journey with the 559.

At the heart of the eCAT line is the latest in electric assist systems from industry leader Bosch. The result is a Catrike with the perfect combination of maximum efficiency, comfort and riding enjoyment. The efficient and versatile Active Line Plus electric-assist drive mated to a 1×11 drivetrain (11 – 42 cassette / 44 tooth chainring) provides dynamic performance – guaranteeing an authentic riding sensation with minimal pedaling resistance. It delivers active and sporty acceleration even at low cadences, offering powerful assistance as soon as you step on the pedals. In addition, the system’s multi-sensor technology and fast information processing ensure optimum interaction between you and your eCAT. The Bosch Active Line Plus electric-assist system features four power assist levels: Eco – 40%, Tour – 100%, Sport – 180% and Turbo – 270%. Each level also features a maximum drive torque to ensure smooth, gentle acceleration. The Bosch Active Line Plus delivers assist up to 20 mph and a cadence of 105, 50Nm of torque and a 400Wh Powerpack battery.


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  • Electric Assist: Bosch Active Line Plus with 50Nm of Torque and a 400Wh Powerpack battery
  • Brakes: Avid BB-7 Disc
  • Brake Levers: Catrike Locking Parking Brake
  • Front Derailleur: None
  • Rear Derailleur: SRAM Apex 11 Speed
  • Shifters: SRAM 11 speed Bar End
  • Crankset:  FSA, 165mm Crankarms
  • Bottom Bracket: Bosch

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  • Chainrings: 44t
  • Chain Guard: FSA Guard
  • Cassette: SRAM 11 speed 11-42t
  • Chain: KMC 11 speed
  • Idler: TerraCycle 15t Sport | TerraCycle 23 Float
  • Headsets: FSA Zero Stack
  • Front Tires: Schwalbe Marathon Racer 20 x 1.5″ (40-406)
  • Rear Tires: Schwalbe Marathon Racer 26 x 1.5″ (40-559)
  • Air Shock: RockShox Monarch R


Frame & Geometry

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  • Total Length: 81in / 2057mm
  • Total Width: 32.5in / 826mm
  • Total Height: 29in / 737mm
  • Wheel Base: 44in / 1118mm
  • Wheel Track: 29.5in / 749mm
  • Seat Angle: 44-51 Degrees
  • Weight: 56.4lbs
  • Seat Height: 11in / 279mm
  • Seat Width: 14in / 356mm
  • BB Height: 14in / 356mm

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  • Ground Clearance: 4in / 102mm
  • Height w/ Seat Folded: 26.5in / 673mm
  • Turning Circle: 18ft / 5.49mm
  • Turning Radius: 9ft / 2.74m
  • Weight Limit: 275lbs / 125kg
  • Rider X-Seam Range: 39-46in / 99-117mm
  • Front Travel: N/A
  • Rear Travel: N/A
  • Folded Length: 46in / 1168mm
  • Folded Width: 32.5in / 826mm
  • Folded Height: 29.5in / 749mm


Bosch Info

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  • Pedal Assist: up to 20 mph
  • Support Level (%): Eco – 40%, Tour – 100%, Sport – 180%, Turbo – 270%
  • Voltage: 36V and Capacity 11.0 Ah
  • Maximum Torque: Up to 50 Nm ensures gentle acceleration
  • Purion Display: Offers an intuitive user interface with a plus/minus toggle switch and focuses on the essentials in a display that is easily read in sunlight

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  • Battery: BOSCH 400 wh power pack
  • Motor Warranty:2-year warranty period from date of first end consumer purchase. Note: the warranty period for eBikes used in Commercial applications is reduced by 1 year
  • Battery Warranty: Guarantees batteries will maintain at least 60% of its maximum capacity within the warranty period. Warranty period is two years on the battery or 500 full charge cycles.


Additional information


Local Pickup, Regional Delivery

Frame Color

Atomic Orange, Candy Purple, Electric Blue, Eon Green, Firefly Yellow, Lava Red, Liquid Black, Moon Rock Silver


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