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Oldest bicycle maker in America keeps crankin'

An employee assembles front-end brakes to a bicycle frame at Worksman Cycles in the Queens borough of New York.
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An employee assembles front-end brakes to a bicycle frame at Worksman Cycles in the Queens borough of New York.

Quick. Can you name America's oldest bicycle brand? If you guessed Schwinn, Trek or Cannondale, you'd be wrong as none of those are manufactured in the U.S.

That honor goes to Worksman Industrial Cyclesthe oldest, large-scale bike maker in America, CNNMoney.com reports. The bike shop is housed in a 70-year-old, three-story factory in the Queens borough of New York City. Worksman has been making bikes in New York since 1898.

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