Cannondale Train Station, Wilton, CT. Take Metro North to Grand Central Station, New York City. If you're a biker, you'll recognize this name. This is Cannondale Station but more noteworthy, where Cannondale bikes started in1971. The history goes that the payphone here was used by the owners to take orders. and in the early days one of them was asked what name should go on the invoice. He looked up at the train station and thought Cannondale seemed as good of a name as any. And so it was.