Whoppa Cycles

iThuba Egg Delivery Trike


iThuba Egg Delivery Trike

The iThuba Egg Delivery Trike is Whoppa’s reliable iThuba tricycle frame, fitted with a chicken coup box for holding egg trays for vending or delivery purposes. (excludes the chicken)

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iThuba Egg Delivery Trike

The iThuba Egg Delivery Trike, an ultra-low-cost, highly durable local egg delivery solution. Accommodating 500+ eggs depending on how they’re packed, in safety to avoid any breakage. 

The egg “coup”, finished in highly durable powder coated steel, is easily customisable and very brandable. Ideal for local spaza shop deliveries, localised brand activations; even padstal and farm deliveries. This unit has been tried and tested extensively in Zambia and found to be extremely successful.

Whichever it is, the iThuba Egg Delivery Trike is available with either a 500-watt Bafang electric motor or 3-speed Sturmey Archer pedal power, on 20 x 2.25” wheels to keep your eggs safe on the journey.

Specifications of the iThuba 

  • 3 speed Sturmey Archer internal hub gears with gear changer and internal rear hub brake.
  • Sturmey Archer front brake lever with park brake and 160mm disk brake.
  • 20×2.25”Aluminium motor bike rims and puncture resistant tires.
  • Aluminium hubs with stainless steel spokes 12G.
  • Rust resistant chain KMC. Aluminium alloy sprockets geared lower to haul heavy loads.
  • Powder coated steel frame, mud and chain guard.
  • Adjustable quick release seat post.
  • Composite plumber blocks with sealed stainless steel bearings and drive shaft.
  • Stainless steel fasteners.
  • Reflectors all round.
  • Rear box for almost any vending applications imaginable or designed for specific application. (Can be branded to customer requirements).
  • Umbrella attachment. Umbrella optional extra. (Can be branded to customer requirements).
Dimensions of the entire Ithuba including cargo fitting
  • Small – W835xL1940xH1090
  • Medium – W900xL2190x1090
Ithuba Back Chassis Size Options 
  • Small / Medium 
Ithuba Back Chassis Size Dimensions
  • Small – W835xL645mm
  • Medium – W900xL900mm
Weight of iThuba (Without back fitting or motor)  
  • Small – 30.2kg
  • Medium – 31.2kg
Powder Coating Colour Options


Drive Chain

3 Speed Pedal only or 3 speed with 500-watt internal hub brushless e-motor


Weight of Electric Motor Kit 
  • Electric internal hub motor, battery, controller, LCD screen, wiring. – 8.1kg
Electric Motor Specifications 
  • 500-watt brushless front wheel internal hub motor.
  • Removable 14 a/h lithium-ion battery 48V with security lock and key.
  • Battery charger. Approx.3- 4 hrs full charging time.
  • LCD display with the following indicators. Speedometer, distance, time traveled, battery life remaining.
  • LED headlamp. Back tail and brake light.
  • Top speed restricted to approx. 25km/h
  • Range with pedal-assist approx. 50 to 60 km with a full charge.

Cargo / Back Fitting

Ithuba Back Fitting Options
  • Small Egg Coup Box – approx 600 eggs 
  • Medium  Egg Coup Box  – approx 800 eggs 
Ithuba Cargo Box Description and Specification

The box by design is shaped like a chicken coup used for selling cooked hard-boiled eggs or uncooked chicken eggs stacked in egg trays. You will ask yourself if it is possible. Well there are entire fleets that operate in Zambia by well-known layers and it has proven extremely lucrative.

Weight of the Cargo Fitting
  • Small – 34kg 
  • Medium – 45kg
Weight N/A
Powder Coating Colour

Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, Pink, White, Black


3 Speed Pedal, 500 Watt Electric Motor

Cargo Size

Small, Medium


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