In this article, we review the Schwinn Men’s Phocus 1400 70 C Drop Bar Road Bicycle. It has over 100 years of bicycle engineering behind it. It has a Schwinn aluminum frame with a solid fork that makes it very agile and easy to maneuver (think rush hour traffic).
It offers many of the most wanted features of a biking enthusiast. It is great for your daily commute and to get in some weekend cruising. If it is made by Schwinn so you know it is a good bicycle.
Lightweight and Responsive
The lightweight frame coupled with the rigid fork system makes this bike super easy to get around with. You do not have to struggle with the handlebars to make hairpin turns because of that rigid fork. The lightweight body makes it an all-around more enjoyable model to ride.
Quick Release Saddle for Easy Adjustments
The quick release saddle makes adjusting for comfort and height easily. You do not need to carry around a bagful of tools.
The adjustable saddle is ideal for anyone that likes to move things around while they ride for comfort.
It has just the right features to make road riding, path riding or commuting fun and easy.
- Fully padded saddle seat
- Quick release saddle adjustment
- Lightweight Schwinn frame
- High-profile alloy rims with spokes
- Alloy caliper road brakes
- Shimano shifters with 14 gear derailleur
- SR Sun Tour gear crank for smooth shifting
Customer Reviews and Scores
Everyone agrees that this is a great bike for the money. It offers all the features that you could want or need in a road style model.
This relatively new item was reviewed by 59 people up to this point and received a rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Almost all the reviewers found something good to say about it. With the largest comments geared toward the price and the value.
Many of the reviewers were heavily experienced riders and left comments like “I have over 500 miles on the bike already, and you cannot get a better bike for the money”. Others were impressed by the speed for the money.
Of all the reviewers, only 3 were dissatisfied by the product. One complained of a wheel wobble which likely occurred due to assembly. One seemingly got a 22-inch frame instead of the 18-inch frame and one just said that the bike “did not fit”?
Just about everyone that purchased this bicycle has recommended it as a good buy. It is a great deal and one that you should not pass up.
If you are in the market for a new bike you cannot go wrong with a Schwinn. The Schwinn Men’s Phocus 1400 is a great product that is available at a great price. It is well designed and well made. It would be a great purchase for anyone.