The Buddy Bike is a tandem bicycle designed for use by able adults and children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The Buddy Bike Family Classic 7 Speed model (BB102-AL-7.16C) is designed to encourage novices and non-riders to cycle. The bicycle allows the rear rider to control the steering, and places the child who may not be able to ride the bicycle safely on his or her own or who does not have the strength to pedal alone in the front seat. This tandem bicycle features an aluminum frame, 7 speeds, dual handlebars on the same stem, a single crown rigid fork and one set of bottle mounts. The bicycle accommodates adults with minimum 27-inch inseams and children with minimum 25-inch inseam. OPTIONS: Pletscher double leg kickstand, basic bi-pod kickstand, Sunlite backrest saddle, fold-out foot pegs, GeoOrbital wheel for electric assist and Sport Rider Bike Hitch rack. BRAKES: Tektro V Captain brakes and Tektro V rear wheel U brake. WHEELS: 26-inch diameter aluminum wheels with brass nipples and double wall rim; and Kenda 26 x 1.95 inch tires with thorn resistant tubes. DIMENSIONS: The length is 83.13 inches and the wheelbase is 57.13 inches. CAPACITY: 380 pounds. WEIGHT: 43 pounds. COLOR: Metallic Orange. WARRANTY: Three-year limited warranty on frames and forks; six-month limited warranty on parts.