The average resale price we are finding for a Schwinn Stationary Bike XR-8 is about $50 to $80 for fair to good condition and $125 for very good condition. Some bikes may still have their original handlebar grips and bee hive seat. You might even be lucky enough to score one with the optional handlebar reading table.
This particle upright stationary bike in bronze featured a spinning front fly wheel with adjustable resistance.
Sources suggest the Schwinn Stationary Bike XR-8 originally sold for around $379.99 in 1987. Unfortunately, replacement parts like tension knobs, speedometer head, quick-release handlebar may be difficult to come by these days.
Today, one of Schwinn’s best-selling stationary exercise bikes is their 140 Upright which runs between $349 and $499. It boasts 18 workout levels, 16 resistance levels, a reading rack, a water bottle holder, a multi-color backlit LCD, and transport wheels.