What sets the Big Wheel Drift Trike from SFD Industries apart from its competitors, is the 26-inch by 3.5-inch wheel. It’s powered by a 6.5 hp (4.8 kW) motor and boasts thicker PVC sleeves wrapped around the rear wheels to create the loss of traction. SFD owner August Agner says, “The most unique feature we designed is the frame mounted pegs that eliminate foot lift while drifting, so you don’t have to worry about the tire scrubbing up your leg.” Continue reading for a video of a homemade version, more information, and the product page.
The Big Wheel Drift Trike is available now priced from $2,000 for the standard model. You can also customize it with a dyno-tuned, “high horsepower” motor with exhaust for $500 and / or an aluminum down tube mounted fuel cell with pump and throttle plate for $200. Product page.