The original Ideal Toy was first stocked on the shelves of toy stores in 1973 with their first edition Evel Knievel, "King of the Stuntmen", Stunt Cycle. Over the next several years the play set would undergo a series of makeovers.
The Evel Knievel Canyon Sky Cycle was issued in 1974 and continued in production untill 1977.
1974 EVEL KNIEVEL BEACH TOWEL This beach towel was a special feature in random 1975 Marvel Comics issues.
Evel Knievel Oil Paint by Number Colloring Set. Hasbro 1974 . 16 in x 12 in canvas, 8-1/8 oz bottles of paint and two brushes were included in the set. Complete sets are valued between $25-$200 (sealed)
In 1974, costume designer Ben Cooper released the Evel Knievel Halloween costume for children. If you were a boy in the early to late 70's you most likey remmember it.
In 1974 Ideal released the Evel Knievel Stunt Game. This was a very innovative board game where Evel Knievel races around the game board. In addition Evel performs 6 Daredevil stunts and the strategy of the game is the best cyclist wins.
The Stunt Stadium was released in 1974. Like the Stunt World play set, It consisted of a vinyl carry case which opened up to a grandstand and 46” arena.
1975 Ideal EVEL KNIEVEL FLING-A-MA-BOB Frisbee toy.
The Evel Knievel chopper bike was released by Ideal in 1975. The toy based on Knievel's life size Chopper.
The Skull Canyon play set is rare if you can find it complete. The small parts included in the play set would frequently become lost.
The Evel Knievel Watch was released by Bradley in 1976. The 1 1/32"watch included a watch band with snaps and stars. The original case color was blue which is a very rare variation. The red and yellow cases are more commonly found. Watches that are missing…
This bike was based on an original concept motorcycle which Evel planned to jump the Grand Canyon with in 1974, however the plans changed.
In 1976 the Ideal Toy Co. released the Robbie Knievel "Teenage Stuntman" action figure. Boxed figures are valued between $100-$300 depending on condition.
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The latest values of Evel Knievel Stunt Cycles and other vintage toy prices from top collectors.
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Since the Evel Knievel Stunt Cycle was a true action toy then you can bet they sure took a beating. While the cycles had a certain degree of toughness they would ultimately become broken down at some point. Here are some things to look for when buying stunt…
You need to be careful when buying vintage Evel Knievel toys on Ebay as the Stunt Cycle has been reissued in the 90's and 2005. These replicas are official, well made and worth money but are not original to the 1970's.
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Not all daredevils are created equally. Before you buy vintage toys and Evel Knievel Stunt Cycles. Check out this article to get the facts on the various information about 1970's Ideal toys that you should know.