The company has sponsored teams that participate in road, mountain, and BMX competitions. Bob and Todd continued with the project and Huffman came up with the Auburn name and Bob designed the original logo. Easy to Handle — The lightweight design of the Banana Bike makes it easy for small kids to handle and for parents to carry.
At the time, the Performer was the only other dedicated freestyle bike besides the Haro Freestyler. Gary Turner made his frames from chrome-moly tubing, the same tubing used in building chassis for dragsters which is stronger and lighter than regular carbon steel. GT produced Auburn frames and bicycles until
Also in GT acquired Powerlite. Origins [ edit ] GT bicycles began in when professional drag racer and experienced welder Gary Turner makes a frame for his son Craig Turner in his Fullerton, California garage to race at the BMX track. GT produced Auburn frames and bicycles until
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Easy to Handle — The lightweight design of the Banana Bike makes it easy for small kids to handle and for parents to carry. Robinson Racing was acquired by GT Bicycles in from founder Chuck Robinson due to financial troubles with the company. Richard headed the business and marketing aspects of the company while Gary was the engineer and production head. Under the new agreement, all GT team athletes will use Nike shoes and after-race apparel. Olympic team. The bike would eventually get banned by the Olympic organizers. Unlike other brands, this isn't just a piece of plastic that the steering turns on, there's two full bearings for ultimate performance.
GT is built on the foundation of racing thanks to the information gathered from some of the fastest athletes in the world. The success of the company would continue and it was not long before it turned into a multimillion-dollar firm. Gary being a machinist and welder decided to build a light weight race bike for his younger brother Glenn Turner and his son Craig Turner. GT standing for the initials of its founder, Gary Turner.
They started out making BMX bikes and moved into mountain bikes in the s. In October , the bike company went public. I negotiated a contract with GT to design bicycle frames and components and to consult on a marketing strategy for them.