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The 620 touring bike was offered in 1983, 84, and 85.It was a level above the 520, but because it was short lived and no longer in production, it is not as familiar to potential purchasers.The primary purpose of this site is to gather and disseminate information about early lugged, steel-framed road bikes made by the Trek Bicycle Corporation, Waterloo, Wisconsin.In response to popular demand, the site has expanded to include not-so-vintage Trek bikes of all kinds as new as 2012.This information was provided mostly by visitors to this site.
Serious touring bikes in the 80s and 90s were equipped with cantilever brakes (the classic center-pull cantilevers).
Mountain bikers, and carbon and aluminum aficionados do not despair - the brochure extracts on the site contain a list of specs for all of the bikes Trek produced in that year.
Additionally, the table of Trek models by year includes all Trek bikes through 2005.
The long chainstays, 47cm, provide heel clearance for the rear panniers, and contribute to a comfortable ride.
These frames and bikes are still highly sought after by knowledgeable tourists.