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1960 Schwinn Catalog


1960-schwinn-sales-brochure-coverOriginal text and images of the 1960 Schwinn sales brochure. The text below, including the prices, are as written in 1960. The catalog cover is to the right. To see larger bike images click the image. Mens / Boys bikes:

Panther II

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Twin Headlights. Two carriers. Trimline tank, horn.

  • 26" 2 or 3 speed .....$79.95
  • 26" coaster brake ...$69.95

New Schwinn styling. Deluxe equipment. 2 Tone saddle, whitewall tires, chrome fenders. Radiant red, blue, green, black.

See complete Schwinn Panther 2 details.

Mark IV Jaguar

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Schwinn's Finest! Tank, Horn, Carrier. Stainless Steel Fenders.

  • 26" 2 or 3 speed gears... $84.95
  • 26" coaster brake ........ $74.95
Deluxe equipped. Front and rear carriers, chrome headlight, 2-tone saddle,whitewall tires, lavish chrome trim. Radiant red, blue, green, black.

See the complete history of the Schwinn Jaguar.

Hornet

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Tank and horn. Fender light. Two tone saddle.

  • 26" coaster brake .... $59.95
  • 24" coaster brake .... $57.95
  • 20" coaster brake .... $51.95
Luggage carrier on 26" and 24" sizes. Radiant red, blue, black; green in 26" size only.

See the complete history of the Schwinn Hornet.

Deluxe Hornet

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Spring Fork. Headlight. Tank and horn.

  • 26" coaster brake .... $66.95
Ideal for everyday use. Two tone radiant colors. Schwinn Cantilever frame, whitewall tires. Red with black, black with red, two-tone-blue.

See the complete history of the Schwinn Deluxe Hornet.

Speedster

1960-schwinn-speedster Schwinn quality. Cantilever frame. Radiant colors.
  • 26" 2 or 3 speed ...... $59.95
  • 26" coaster brake .... $49.95
  • 24" 2 speed ............. $56.95
  • 24" coaster brake .... $46.95
  • 20" coaster brake .... $43.95
Radiant red, blue, green, black.

Spitfire

1960-schwinn-spitfire-1 Schwinn styling. Cantilever frame. Two-tone saddle.
  • 26" coaster brake ....... $46.95
  • 24" coaster brake ....... $44.95
  • 20" coaster brake ....... $41.95
Spitfire red or black enamel.

Corvette

1960-schwinn-corvette Most popular. Light, carrier. Stainless steel fenders.
  • 26" 2 or 3 speed ...... $76.95
  • 26" coaster brake .... $66.95
  • 24" 2 speed ............. $73.95
  • 24" coaster brake .... $63.95
Famous Schwinn cantilever frame, deluxe equipment, spakling chrome trim, whitewall tires. Radiant red, blue, green, black; green in 26" size only.

See complete Schwinn Corvette details.

Tiger

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Chrome headlight. Front carrier. Whitewall tires.

  • 26" 2 or 3 speed ...... $66.95
  • 26" coaster brake .... $56.95
  • 24" 2 speed ............. $63.95
  • 24" coaster brake .... $53.95
Popular semi-equipped model. Radiant red, blue, green, black.

See the complete history of the Schwinn Tiger.

Tornado

1960-schwinn-tornado Lowest price. Schwinn quality. Twin bar frame.
  • 26" coaster brake ....... $41.95
  • 24" coaster brake ....... $39.95
  • 20" coaster brake ....... $37.95
A sturdy bike and outstanding value. Red and ivory.

Deluxe Tornado

1960-schwinn-deluxe-tornado-1 Fully equipped.Red and ivory. Outstanding value.
  • 26" coaster brake .... $49.95
  • 24" coaster brake .... $49.95
Here's a feature packed Schwinn at a low price. Includes tank, horn, headlight, truss rods, carrier.

Wasp

1960-schwinn-wasp Balloon tires. Heavy duty. Cantilever frame.
  • 26" coaster brakes ..... $56.95
Specially designed for heavy duty utility use ... often called the "news boy special." Extra built in strength to crry the load with trouble free endurance. 26" by 21/8" balloon tires. Radiant red, black.

See complete Schwinn Wasp details.

Racer

1960-schwinn-racer Lightweight style. Radiant colors. 19", 21" or 23" frame sizes.
  • 26" 2 or 3 speed ...... $56.95
  • 26" coaster brake .... $49.95
  • 24" 2 or 3 speed ...... $56.95
  • 24" coaster brake .... $49.95
Choice of 19" or 21" frame sizes in 26" models --- add 2.00 for 23" frame size. Radiant red, blue, green, black, white

Traveler

1960-schwinn-traveler Lightweight design. Generator, lights. Deluxe equipment.
  • 26" 2 or 3 speed ...... $66.95
  • 26" coaster brake .... $59.95
Choice of 19" or 21" frame size --- add 2.00 for 23" frame. Radiant red, blue, green, black, white.

Continental Sports

1960-schwinn-continental-sports 10 speed gearshift. Hooded caliper brakes. Racing handlebars.
  • Men's model only. Available in 19, 21, 23 inch frames ..... $86.95
Speedy and amazingly smooth. 10 speed derailleur gear, high pressure 27" by 1 1/4 inch road racing tires. Radiant red, blue, green, black, or coppertone.

Continental Tourist

1960-schwinn-continental-tourist 10 speed gear shaft. lightweight fenders. hand brakes.
  • Men's model only. Available in 19, 21, 23 inch frames ..... $86.95
Fast and easy riding ... plastic fenders, tourist handlebar, 10 speed derailleur gear, and high pressure 27" by 1 1/4" tires. Radiant coppertone, red, blue, green or black.

Varsity 8 Speed

1960-schwinn-varsity-8-speed 8 speed gear shaft. Hooded caliper brakes. Racing handlebars.
  • Men's model only. Available in 19, 21, 23 inch frames ..... $69.95
8-speed derailleur gears for speed ... 26" x 1 1/4" Schwinn rims and tires for durability. Choice of radiant red, blue, green, or black.

Town & Country Tandem

1960-schwinn-town-country-tandem Double strength construction.
  • Choice of Schwinn colors .... $175.00
Bicycle built for two. Close coupled frame, safe lady back design. Front and rear heavy duty brakes. Ladies / Girls bikes:

Fair Lady

1960-schwinn-fair-lady Optional gear shaft. Front carrier. Stainless steel fenders.
  • 2 or 3 speed ........... $76.95
  • 26" coaster brake .. $66.95
Beautiful radiant colors, whitewall tires, chrome headlight. Red, blue, green, or white.

Co-Ed

1960-schwinn-co-ed Front carrier. Chrome headlight. Pastel or radiant colors.
  • 26" 2 or 3 speed .... $66.95
  • 26" coaster brake .. $56.95
  • 24" coaster brake .. $53.95
Red, blue, white and powder blue, white, and rose.

Starlet

1960-schwinn-starlet Tank with horn. Rear carrier. Pastel colors.
  • 26" coaster brake .. $59.95
  • 24" coaster brake .. $57.95
  • 20" coaster brake .. $51.95
Radiant blue, white and powder blue, white and rose.

Debutante

1960-schwinn-debutante Tank and horn. Twin headlights. Two carriers.
  • Full 26" size with coaster brake .... $69.95
Schwinn's star girl's bike. Beautifully finished with baked on colors, lavish with spakling chrome. In radiant red, blue, white and powder blue, white, and rose.

Hollywood

1960-schwinn-hollywood Radiant or pastel colors. Two-tone saddle. Sleek styling.
  • 2 or 3 speed .......... $59.95
  • 26" coaster brake .. $49.95
  • 24" coaster brake .. $46.95
  • 20" coaster brake .. $43.95
Radiant red, blue, white and powder blue, white and rose.

Spitfire - ladies / girls

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Schwinn styling. Choice of color. Two-tone saddle.
  • 26" coaster brake .. $46.95
  • 24" coaster brake .. $44.95
  • 20" coaster brake .. $41.95
Spitfire blue, white and powder blue, white and rose.

Deluxe Tornado - ladies / girls

1960-schwinn-deluxe-tornado Tank with horn. Luggage carrier. Blue and ivory.
  • 26" coaster brake .. $49.95
  • 24" coaster brake .. $49.95
An outstanding value in a fully equipped bike. Truss rods, headlight, rear carrier. Dependable Schwinn quality.

Tornado - ladies / girls

1960-schwinn-tornado-1 Popular price. Schwinn quality. Blue and ivory.
  • 26" coaster brake .. $41.95
  • 24" coaster brake .. $39.95
  • 20" coaster brake .. $37.95
Children's bikes:

Bantam

1960-schwinn-bantam Convertible. For boys or girls. Pneumatic tires.
  • 20" coaster brake ....... $41.95
  • with training wheels ... $43.95
The perfect bike for a growing family ... top bar removes quickly and easily to make a practical boy's or girl's model bike. Spitfire red with white trim.

Pixie

1960-schwinn-pixie Semi-pneumatic tires. Training wheels. Convertible -- boys or girls.
  • 16" coaster brake ..... $29.95
  • 16" fixed hub ............ $24.95
The perfect first bike. Removable top bar ... perfect for brother or sister. Training wheels remove easily to make a real "two-wheeler". Schwinn quality construction throughout.
  • 26" coaster brake .. $49.95
  • 24" coaster brake .. $49.95
An outstanding value in a fully equipped bike. Truss rods, headlight, rear carrier. Dependable Schwinn quality.

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