1988 Panasonic DX-3000

The 1988 Panasonic DX-3000 was a decent quality bike. It shared some of the same Shimano 105 components as the higher DX-4000 model but there was a little mixing and matching going on to keep costs down slightly. The DX-3000 also came with Tange 2 tubing instead of...

1988 Panasonic DX-4000

Back in 1985, the DX-4000 was the top model in the DX line up. By 1986 through 1988, the DX-4000 was down a notch behind the DX-5000 and DX-6000 model in 1987. With that said, the 1988 DX-4000 is by no means a cheap bicycle. For 1988 the DX-6000 model was eliminated...

1988 Panasonic DX-5000

The DX-5000 featured Tange Prestige tubing (on three main tubes only I believe) and a full Shimano 600 Ultegra component group. The result was a great riding, lightweight, and excellent value in a road bike.  The ’88 DX-5000 used Tange Prestige tubing while the...