We Are Moving Our Shop

We decided to move our shop.  Don’t fret, Classic Revival, Inc. is still in the business of selling, reviving, restoring, and supplying Classic and Vintage Bicycles and parts.   We are just pedaling down the road.  We will remain in Old Towne Orange, CA. You can still reach us online: www.vintagebicyclerestoration.com or via Facebook Or by phone: […]

Reflective Bike Shop T’s and Tanks

Reflective Bike Shop T’s and Tanks

We just received our latest bike shop shirts.  Yes, once again, they are reflective.  We are offering T’s for guys and Tanks for the ladies.  We are really pleased how this latest batch turned out. Of course both shirts are 100% cotton, made in USA, with our reflective logo printed front and back.  This latest […]

Fuel TV at Vintage Bicycle Restoration

Fuel TV at Vintage Bicycle Restoration

Passion is attractive.  As my friend Mike Curtiss reminded me, when you love what you do, you never have to work another day in your life.   I am a lousy employee.  I have a hard time with authority.  It is not that I don’t mind working, in fact, I love working.  Being productive, responsibility, […]

Beautiful Day for Riding Bicycles and Barbequing

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Events, Latest News | No Comments

It’s a Beautiful Day for Riding Bicycles in Old Towne, Orange.  Of course, everyday is made better when you ride a bike. The last day of May, 31st, 2015, we are riding our bikes through the neighborhood streets of Orange. Pedalers welcome.  We are meeting at 12pm, Noon, at the Original Orange fountain, right outside […]

Vintage Bicycle Restoration In The News

Vintage Bicycle Restoration In The News

Vintage Bicycle Restoration is in the news. Check out the Elana Katz profile of Will Goodman, owner of Vintage Bicycle Restoration, in the current May/June issue of The Old Towne       Orange Plaza Review.   Thank you to publisher Mike Escobedo and writer Elana Katz, as well photographer Jeanine Hill for making me look good. […]

Mom Wants A Vintage Bicycle For Mother’s Day

Your Mom called to say she would really love for you to buy her a vintage bicycle this Mother’s Day.  Consider, for example, this beautiful and original, proudly showing her well-earned history, patina-rich, 1950’s Bf Goodrich, Built by Schwinn ladies bicycle. Classic, original, ladies versions,  like the bicycle pictured here, never go out of style.   Ladies bikes are […]

Bike Day

Posted by on Apr 5, 2015 in Events, Latest News | No Comments
Bike Day

 Be sure to mark your calendars and join us for Bike Day –  April 19th, in our shop parking lot.  This year marks our 3rd annual event.  Bring the whole family, bring your vintage bicycle or get one here.

Rare, NOS New Departure Hub Parts

Anyone who has ever taken apart a New Departure coaster brake hub will recognize these parts.  The New Departure Model M is their most common coaster brake hub, and the one commonly found on vintage Schwinn cruisers up to the early 1950’s.  They are an effective, if not rather complicated and important bicycle component. New Departures utilize […]

Stolen Coppertone Schwinn Deluxe Racer

This gorgeous, original, coppertone Schwinn Deluxe Racer was stolen Saturday,  February 21st, in Downtown Santa Ana, CA around 8 pm.  Also taken was a 1977 Schwinn Spitfire.  Both bicycles are in original, stock condition.  The bikes were locked together.  They were parked for only twenty minutes. If found, please contact the Orange County Sheriffs Department or contact […]

74 Year Old Schwinn New World

Take a look at this picture of the rear brakes from a recent project.  This beautiful and very original 1941 Schwinn New World a great example of the wonderful vintage bicycles that find their way to the shop.  This bike is a great rider and it is again as usable today as it was 74 […]

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