Meet Mitch, a T10 former professional Motocross Dirt Bike racer. Despite him losing his legs due to a bike, he still has the passion to ride. Oh, as you will see below… Mitch’s passion involves a pretty sweet ride!
The Can-Am Spyder (“Spyder”) is a three-wheeled motorcycle manufactured by Bombardier Recreational Products. The vehicle has a single rear drive wheel and two wheels in front for steering, similar in layout to a modern snowmobile. The Spyder uses an ATV-like chassis.
BRP-Rotax 998 V-Twin EFI
Rotax 1330 ACE in-line 3 cylinders
5-speed manual with reverse
5-Speed Sequential Electronic with Reverse
6-speed manual with reverse
6-Speed Sequential Electronic with Reverse
Front: 144mm double A-arm with anti-roll bar
Rear: swingarm – 145mm monoshock
BRP foot-actuated, fully integrated hydraulic 3-wheel braking system
Front: 4 piston calipers with 10.2 in × 0.25 in (259.1 mm × 6.4 mm) disc
Rear: Single-piston caliper with 10.2 in × 0.25 in (259.1 mm × 6.4 mm) dis
Front: KR21 165/65R14 on 14×5 rim
Rear: KR21 255/50R15 on 15×7 rim
68 in (1,700 mm)
Mitch’s Spyder has a custom mod for his wheelchair.
Check out this vid of Wild Man ROLL'N!
Written by Ron Penny