Dating your schwinn
Eventually, the Stingray evolved into the BMX bike with somewhat shorter handlebars, a single saddle, and beefy rims.BMX bikes are used for dirt racing, jumps and tricks.
The name played off muscle cars at the time and the bikes had a look of a chopper motorcycle.
Univega was headquartered in the United States with bicycles made in Italy and then Japan.
Finally, no matter where a company is headquartered, the majority of bikes today are made in China.
The bikes here are grouped here into six, somewhat arbitrary, categories: Road - lightweight bikes for traveling on streets.
The road bicycles are the museum's largest category and are divided by manufacturer, with first U. companies (Schwinn, Trek, and Raleigh America), then Italian (Bianchi), French (Peugeot, Motobecane and Roold), Japanese (Nishiki, Fuji, Kuwahara, and Univega), and Taiwanese (Giant). For example, Raliegh was historically an English company.
Bicycles are wonderfully simple, eloquent and efficient machines.