1963 Schwinn Catalog

Original text and images of the 1963 Schwinn sales brochure. The text below, including the prices, are as written in 1963.

Mens / Boys bikes:

Mark V Jaguar


Schwinn's Finest! Middleweight with Chrome Spring Fork.

1963 schwinn Mark5 jaguar

Deluxe equipped, Chrome trimmed tank, built - in horn, chrome Schwinn headlight, deluxe luggage carrier, stainless steel fenders. Radiant Coppertobe, black.

  • F19 - 26" coaster brake... Zone 1 $76.95
  • F19 - 26" 2-speed ........ Zone 1 $86.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn Jaguar.

Hornet


Cantilever frame! Chrome front Carrier!

1963 hornet

Strong tubular enameled rims, two-tone saddle. Flamboyant Red, Black.

  • h13-26" Coaster brake.... $46.95
  • h13-26" 2-speed ......... $56.95
  • h13-24" coaster brake ... $44.95
  • h13-24" 2-speed.......... $54.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn Hornet details.

Speedster


Specially designed Lightweight! Curved top bar for lower saddle position.

1963-speedster

Sturdy Schwinn frame, chrome rims, forged steel fork, tubular rims, nylon sports touring tires, enameled fenders. Flamboyant Red, Radiant blue, black.

  • R10-26" coaster ...Zone 1 $49.95
  • R10-26" 2 or 3-speed .... $56.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn Speedster.

Corvette


Luxurious middleweight modern design! Gleaming colors!

1963-corvete

Quality equipped . Deluxe Schwinn headlight, stainless steel! fenders, front carrier, nylon whitewall tires. Flamboyant Red, Radiant blue, coppertone, black.

  • F17-26" coaster brake .... $66.95
  • F17-26" 2 or 3 speed ..... $76.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn Corvette.

Fleet


Slim-Line tank! Built-in Kickstand! Budget Price!

1963-fleet

Schwinn Cantilever frame, tubular rims. Flamboyant red, black.

  • Zone1
  • H10-26" Coaster brake .... $49.95
  • H10-26" 2-speed .......... $59.95
  • H20-24" Coaster brake .... $47.95
  • H20-24" 2-speed .......... $57.95
  • H30-20" Coaster brake .... $39.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn Fleet.

Typhoon


1963-fleet

cantilever frame! Built-in Kickstand!

  • Zone1
  • H12-26" Coaster brake .... $39.95
  • H12-26" 2-speed .......... $49.95
  • H22-24" Coaster brake .... $38.95
  • H22-24" 2-speed .......... $48.95
  • H32-20" Coaster brake .... $36.95

Cushioned two-tone saddle, Schwinn tubular rims, forged steel fork. Flamboyant red, black.

Tandem


New Low priced tandem!

1963-fleet

Schwinn lady-back tandem frame, sturdy tubular rims, chrome plated fenders, adjustable chain idler, other fine features. Tandem also offered in Schwinn Town & Country heavy duty model-115-with top quality features, $175.00, suggested Zone 1 price. Also ask your Scwhinn dealer about Schwinn's special delivery bikes- Wasp and Cycle truck.

  • Zone1
  • T10-26" middleweight tandem .. $99.95

American


100% American! Chrome rims! Two-tone saddle!

1963-american

Schwinn tubular rims, chrome fenders, nylon whitewall tires. Flamboyant Red, radiant blue, white with rose.

  • Zone1
  • A60-26" Coaster brake .... $49.95
  • A60-26" 2-speed .......... $59.95
  • A70-24" Coaster brake .... $46.95
  • A70-24" 2-speed .......... $56.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn American.

Deluxe - American


100% American! Modern design! slim-Line tank! Built-in horn!

1963-american
  • Zone1
  • A66-26" Coaster brake .... $59.95
  • A66-26" Automatic 2-speed. $59.95

Schwinn tubular chrome rims, sparkling chrome rear carrier, nylon whitewall tires. Radiant blue, white with rose.

Barbie


Perfect-coaster brake model for Girls 5 to 7!

1963-american

Budget priced bike for beginning riders. Electro-forged frame Schwinn tubular rims. semi-pneumatic tires. Flamboyant blue only.

  • Zone1
  • J84-20" Coaster brake .... $32.95

Co-ed for Girls


Lightweight Style! Budget priced! Attractive colors!

1963 Coed

Flamboyant Red, radiant blue, white on 26". Flamboyant Red, radiant blue on 24".

  • R61-26" coaster brake ... $49.95
  • R61-26" 2 or 3 speed .... $56.95
  • R71-24" coaster brake ... $48.95
  • R71-24" 2 or 3 speed .... $55.95

Starlet


Beautiful styling! Chrome plated front carrier! Built in kickstand.

1963 Starlet

Schwinn tubular rims, cushioned two-tone saddle, nylon tires. Flamboyant blue, white with rose.

  • H63-26" coaster brake....$46.95
  • H63-24" 2-speed .........$56.95
  • H63-24" coaster brake .. $44.95
  • H63-20" 2-speed ........ $54.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn Starlet.

Hollywood


Long lasting Schiwnn Quality! Budget priced.

1963 The Schwinn Hollywood

Schwinn tubular rims, nylon tires, two-tone saddle, built-in kickstand. FLamboyant blue, white with rose.

  • H62-26" coaster brake .. $39.95
  • H62-26" 2 speed......... $49.95
  • H62-24" coaster brake .. $38.95
  • H62-24" 2 speed ........ $48.95
  • H62-20" coaster brake .. $36.95

Fiesta


Sleek design! smooth and easy riding! slim-Line tank!

1963 The Schwinn Fiesta

Slim-line tank, front fenderlight, chrome rear carrier on 26" and 24". Flamboyant blue, white with rose.

  • H60-26" coaster brake .. $49.95
  • H60-26" 2 speed......... $59.95
  • H70-24" coaster brake .. $47.95
  • H70-24" 2 speed ........ $57.95
  • H80-20" coaster brake .. $39.95

Traveler for Girls


Gracefully designed! generator lights! Deluxe equipped!

1963 The Schwinn Traveler

Stainless steel fenders, tubular chrome plated rims, nylon sports touring white-wall tires, mattress saddle, touring bag. Flamboyant red, radiant blue, white, black.

  • W61-26" coaster brake .. $59.95
  • W61-26" 2 speed......... $66.95

Varsity Tourist for Girls


10-speed gears! Vivid new colors! Sturdy tubular rims!

1963 The Schwinn Varsity Tourist for girls

10-speed huret derailleur, new 27" wheels, nylon sports tourind tires, chrome plated fenders, forged steel fork. Flamboyant lime, radiant coppertone, radiant sky blue.

  • 159-Lightweight tourist.... $66.95

Bantam


Convertible. For boys or girls. Pneumatic tires.

1963 Schwinn Bantam

Children's bikes:

  • J35-20"with training wheels and removable top bar ... $39.95

A perfect bike for boys and girls 5 to 7, with American-made coaster brake, built-in kickstand, forged steel fork, Flamboyant red.

Buddy


Economy priced semi-pneumatic model for boys 5 to 7!

1963 Schwinn Buddy

Schwinn cantilever frame, Schwinn tubular rims, semi-pneumatic tires, Flamboyant red only.

  • J34-20" coaster brake ... $32.95

Pixie


Ideal "First bike" for ages 3 to 5! Converts to girl's model by removing the top bar!

1963 Schwinn Pixie

Removable training wheels and top bar, chrome fenders, forged steel front fork, flamboyant red or white with rose.

  • J42-16" with training wheels and semi-pneumatic tires ..... $29.95

Racer


Popular priced lightweight! Electro-forged diamond type frame!

1963 Racer

R11-19", R12-21", R13-23" Frame, flamboyant red, radiant blue, black on 26" and 24"- Flamboyant red, radiant blue on 20" model.

  • 26" coaster, R11, R12, R13 ......... $49.95
  • 26" 2 or 3 speed, R11, R12, R13 .... $56.95
  • 24" coaster, R12 ................... $48.95
  • 24" 2 or 3 speed, R21 .............. $55.95
  • 24" coaster, R31 ................... $41.95

See the complete history of the Schwinn Racer.

Traveler


Fully equipped tourist bike! Lightweight design. Generator, lights.

1963 Travelers

W11-19", W12-21", W13-23" Frame. Flamboyant red, radiant blue, black.

  • 26" coaster brake W11, W12, W13 .... $59.95
  • 26" 2 or 3 speed W11, W12, W13...... $66.95

Continental Sports


10 speed gear! Quick release hubs! Road racing tires! racing equipment!

1963 Continental Sports

Also available in tourist model, with chrome plated fenders. Flamboyant lime, red radiant coppertone, Sky blue.

  • 309-27" size 19" frame ..... $86.95
  • 301-27" size 21" frame ..... $86.95
  • 303-27" size 23" frame ..... $86.95

Varsity


10-speed gears! new 27" wheels! Nylon sports touring tires!

1963-paramount

10-speed huret derailleur, 45 to 100 gear. Flamboyant lime, flamboyant red, radiant coppertone, radiant sky blue.

  • 109-27" size 19" frame... $66.95
  • 101-27" size 21" frame... $66.95
  • 103-27" size 23" frame... $66.95
  • 104-24" size............. $66.95

Paramount


Schwinn's Finest! Steel alloy frame! Finest equipment! 10-speed gears!

1963-paramount

Sports or tourist models with 10-speed, 3-speed or coaster brake... or custom track bikes. Flamboyant lime, red, radiant sky blue, terra catta, black, white.

  • P11-27" Men's tourist....... $175.95
  • P12-27" ROad racer.......... $175.95
  • P13-27" Deluxe road racer... $234.95
  • P14-27" Men's track bike.... $175.95

Sierra


10-Speed gears! Deluxe road racing equipment! QUick release alloy hubs!

1963-sierra

Three front chainwheels, five rear cogs, powerful climbing gear, 38 to 100 gear. flamboyant lime, red, radiant coppertone.

  • 621-27" size 21" frame....... $96.50
  • 623-27" size 23" frame....... $96.50

Superior


15-Speed gears! hand-brazed steel alloy frame! Quick release Hubs!

1963-superior

New, short upright frame design, 15-speed derailleur, 38, to 100 gear, deluxe radiant colors- Gold, violet, Sky blue and terra catta.

  • 802-27" size 22" frame....... $126.50
  • 804-27" size 24" frame....... $126.50

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