Originally Posted by shwnrttr
trikes are scarey to ride. not safe. i built one once.but ended up taking the motor off because it was too dangerous at high speed. not fun
Not scary if you ride with respect for the machine... also, if you're riding on pavement, I'd not just put an engine on a trike, I'd put a differential on it, so the rear end isn't prone to slippage and loss of traction, every time you have to take a turn. When built properly, they're not unsafe.