The History of Mountain Biking and the Schwinn "Klunker"

To many, the word, “Klunker” connotes a large, heavy, massive, and somewhat clumsy item. The “Klunker” was actually a bicycle model created by the Schwinn company in the late 1970’s to answer the desire for off-road biking or “Mountain Biking”. Schwinn has a history of developing rugged, heavy, long-lived bicycles. The history of the Schwinn […]

Schwinn Airdyne Upright Exercise Bike – Problems?

Look, I’ve been riding a Schwinn Airdyne upright exercise bike for almost twenty years. This machine does several things right. There are some problems with this machine though. You may want to think about these problems before you buy an Air Dyne. Here they are… Noise. This is no silent stationary bike. The resistance comes […]

The Schwinn Joyrider Bicycle Trailer: The Virtues and Drawbacks

Schwinn bicycle trailer models are available in six versions. Of the six models, the Schwinn Joyrider bicycle trailer is noticeably more stylish and outperforms other Schwinn bike trailers. The Joyrider is a very popular choice of child bike trailer and has many virtues that make it attractive to families. Not only is it a top […]

Schwinn Recumbent Exercise Bike

You could do a lot worse than choosing a recumbent exercise bike by Schwinn. The company has been making bikes for over a hundred years, and has been one of the industry’s innovators making some of the best exercise bikes in the mid-price range. Here’s a quick review of what’s currently on offer. Consumers are […]