1947 Schwinn World “Hot Rod”

This is a all vintage 1947 Schwinn World “hot rod” Made from all period accessories except for the early 60’s highrise bars and the custom front drum brake cable.Cool bike that get’s the look!

Entry Submitted by Gary Johnson.

Editors note: Speedometer is a rare Stewart Warner “Meteor”, and the Goodyear tag is actually a pre-WW2 accessory that was designed to hold 3 metal letters. Goodyear dealers had these, and could fit them with a childs initials. This unit was also standard equipment on some Goodyear branded bicycles in 1941, such as the Colson built Clipper.


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