Brand new for 1969, Murray came out with a new line of Eliminator bicycle called the Mark II.
These were a all new design with hump back frame to give them a Tubed wheel well look, and raked front end With a 16" front torsion bar fork and Wheel for that drag car feel! some models sported a Kool Drag brake handle on the shifter for those kool burn outs! glitter seat with Quilted Roll bar and spring shocks to soften the ride. The chain guard was a all new larger then life Billboard style with Kool drag racing Cobra decal!
available in 5 new models they were sure to be the envy of every kid!
The top of the line model was the 5 speed bike, It featured Black racy paint with yellow accents and the Two levers on the shifter, one for shifting through the 5 gears, and one for the drag brake.
Next down was the 3 speed bike in flamboyant yellow with black seat. this one had all the same features as the deluxe 5 speed model, except a 3 speed gear box.
20"x20" wheel model in Flamboyant Orange with black trim, with a 36" sprung roll bar. 3 speed shifter console and a chrome striped seat and a thin rail style front wheel!
*This model was dropped from production after this year and are considered pretty rare in the collectors market
A coaster brake 1 speed model 20"x 20" wheels, in Flamboyant blue, with a 36" roll bar, Chrome striped seat.
*This model was also dropped from production after this year and are considered pretty rare in the collectors market.
And a 1 speed coaster brake model with a 16" front wheel and 20" rear wheel in flamboyant magenta.
Below are random pictures of 1969 Mark II bikes!
If you have any pictures to summit, please email them to me at [email protected] Thanks
1969 Murray Badged MKII, Owned by Eddie Hill
1969 Murray Badged MKII 3 spd, Owned by Eddie Hill
1969 Penney's Foremost badged Swinger, Internet picture
1969 Sports-crest badged Qualifier, Owned by Jack
1969 western flyer badged Buzz Buggy. Internet picture
1969 western flyer badged Buzz Buggy, Internet picture
1969 Western flyer Buzz Buggy, Owned by Mark Wilson
1969 Otasco badged Monster, Owned by Mark Wilson
1969 Penguin badged Mark II Eliminator, Owned by Mark Wilson.
1969 Murray Badged Eliminator MKII 5 spd in front and 20"x20" 3 spd in back.
Owned by Mark Wilson
1969 Otasco badged Qualifier V , Owned by Mark Wilson
1969 Murray Badged MarkII Eliminator. Owned by Jim barnard.
1969 Murray Badged MKII Eliminator 3 spd, owned by Perkins restoration
1969 Murray badged MMKII Eliminator 3 spd, Owned by Eddie Hill
1969 Pennys Foremost badged Swinger, Internet picture
1969 Penney's Foremost badged Swinger 3spd, Owned by Mark Wilson
1969 Otasco Badged Drag GOoon, Owned by Leo M
1969 Murray badged MK II Eliminator 20"x20" Internet picture
1969 Parkleigh badged Mark II 20x16, Owned by Mark Wilson
1969 Gambles Badged Drag Duster, Owned by Mark Wilson.
1969 Murray badged 20"x20" 3spd Owned by Mark W