PALTA - meaning "mud" or "dirt" in local Italian dialect defines the new generation of adventure racing machines that don't stop just because the pavement ends.
Capturing the exploding Gravel scene and taking the genre to another level - Palta was designed from the ground up to out perform and out think the competition with standard features not found on any other bike of this type. Top level engineering and construction thanks to Basso's exclusive production in our Italian factory that also produces Formula 1, Moto GP, World Rally and Military applications. Palta is built to handle the toughest courses on earth while exuding that raw appeal of beauty only a legendary builder like Basso could incorporate into reality.
Exclusive for 1x drivetrain the Palta features flat mount disc brakes, terrain dampening rubber infused carbon seat post, moto style front fork crown, huge tire clearance (42+), fender and rack ready, multiple hydration mounting options, Alloy free carbon construction, double fit (electronic or mechanical), built in stiffness and compliance in critically associated areas.