Double-top-secret password-protected bike-trade-industry website Bicycle Retailer
& Industry News reports today that Robinson BMX bikes are no more.
It all comes about “in an effort to focus on GT’s core BMX brands” which
consist of Dyno, GT, Powerlite and Schwinn.
“Heck, between Schwinn, GT and Powerlite, we own the whole market. We feel the
effort we have been putting into Robinson can be better used on our core brands,”
said Andrew Herrick, GT’s director of marketing on the BRIN website.
GT is selling 1999 and 2000 model year Robinsons at discounted prices to retailers
in the US and Herrick expects GT to be rid of its entire Robinson stock in the next