Schwinn Sting-Ray

The year was 1963. Detroit had just introduced the muscle car. Small-bodied vehicles were being produced with big-block V-8’s, stiff suspensions, and lots of style.
The world was ready for a shocking new look in bicycles. Schwinn, the premier bike manufacturer, took notice.
That year, they released the Sting-Ray.
The Sting-Ray was the original, and ultimate banana-seat bike. It was also pricey. Many of us had to settle for lower-priced clones. But its high price didn’t stop Schwinn from selling a million of them in 1968 alone!

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