Originally Posted by revnull
If you buy a corvette and replace the factory wheels, it's still a corvette.
I'm sticking with the schwinn forks, neck and handle bars but for safety sake the wheels and maybe breaks need to be upgraded. Sometimes nostalgia has to give way to technological advances. Especially when you're bolting a motor onto a bicycle.
Keep us posted on total cost of build when it finally gets on the road....and yes ...upgrade the BRAKES.....otherwise you might BREAK your neck....