Detroit Bike's mission is to encourage cycling by making an accessible, enjoyable bicycle while continuing Detroit's legacy of quality manufacturing and design.Detroit Bikes are built in a city with manufacturing prowess and deep traditions of bicycle production, touring, recreational riding, commuting, and racing. Located on Detroit’s west side at in a 50,000 square-foot factory Detroit Bikes has the capacity to produce 100 bicycles a day, marking the return of high-volume, quality US frame manufacturing.
How much of the bike is made in Detroit?
Detroit Bikes, LLC is a frame manufacturer and 100% of the bike frame is manufactured in Detroit. They use chromoly steel (4130 true temper) sourced from manufactures in the US. A number of "American Made" products are assembled from parts made elsewhere, however they are actually a manufacturer and are the largest frame manufacturing start up the country has seen in generations. The wheels, rack and chain guard are also made in house.