1980 Schwinn Deluxe Varsity 10 speed Road Bicycle 20"
You could be the proud owner of this vintage "Sky Blue" Schwinn Deluxe Varsity road bicycle. Made in Chicago, IL in Feb. of 1980. This classic bike is equipped with a Front Freewheeling system and a Positron stem mounted shift lever which moves each gear with a positive "click". An unbeatable combination for riders new to 10 speed machines, and a real convenience for experienced riders. This bike is looking for a new home and it could be yours.
There's are only a few paint chips on frame; one on right seat stay, and some of the painted "decal" has come off on the top tube too. Otherwise this bike is in good overall condition and free of major damage including bends and cracks.
This bike has been fully tuned by a shop mechanic with many years of experience. Then the bike was given a thorough eighty three point inspection by the owner. Finally the owner rides the bicycle in every gear checking steering, braking, and shifting. After you receive this bicycle minimal adjustments and assembly will be needed to be ready to ride.
This bike is being sold as is, please see photographs for details.
Seat Tube - 20" (top to center)
Top Tube - 21" (center to center)
Seatpost - Schwinn Approved
Saddle - Schwinn Approved
Stem - 80 (mm)
Handlebars - 42 (cm center to center)
Brake Levers - Schwinn Approved , Dual Position
Brake Calipers - Schwinn Approved
Shifters - Positron II
Front Derailleur - Schwinn Approved GT-290
Rear Derailleur - Positron II
Crankset - Double, 52/39
Pedals - Schwinn Approved
Wheels - 36 hole Schwinn Approved hubs laced to 27 x 1 1/4 Schwinn chromed rims
Freewheel - 5 speed: 14, 17, 20, 24, 28