Never compromising quality for low prices, Mantis Bicycles are unique and exciting choices for those in pursuit of casual bike riding. The bikes are produced alongside some of the most recognizable brands in the cycling world, therefore providing superb construction and features. Mantis Bicycles, an in-house brand of Cycle Source Group, offer a line of entry level bikes at incredibly affordable prices. Cycle Source is committed to manufacturing and supplying high quality products from its headquarters in Ames, Iowa. Founded by Nile Nims in 1998, Cycle Source Group evolved from a service center and agent office group for Ming Cycle Industrial of Taiwan.