The Lightning R-84 is a 20,19,18,21 pound a full-suspension recumbent/triathlon/road bike with a carbon Lightning frame. The frame comes in colors like red, red and teal.

Originally released in 1993, there are 11 versions of this bike.


The R-84 comes with Campagnolo, Suntour XC Pro Microdrive and Mix components, including an aluminum, oversized, bonded Lightning stem, a Shimano Deore XT, YST, Campagnolo Daytona Tange Seiki headset and grip-shift, bar-end, Campagnolo, CX-DT Shimano Dura-Ace shifters.


The R-84 has 9,8,7 speeds and has titatium rear cogs and a Campagnolo, Suntour XC Shimano derailleur.


It comes with Grand Prix, Moulton Continental Grand Prix tires ( x 1in) and Sun, Campagnolo Omega Strada HED rims.

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Type Recumbent, Triathlon, Road
Year 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
Alt. Names R84, R-84, R84SL, R-84SL, R84 SL, R-84 SL