* Schwinn announced that it will produce a limited number of red and green Phantoms. These bikes are replicas of the original red and green Phantoms, produced between 1950 and 1959. Schwinn believes that the limited number of red and green Phantoms will sell quickly. * A USA Cycling disciplinary panel recommended that Levi Leipheimer receive a three-month suspension as a result of a violation of Bylaw N., Section 2, Part 4, Prohibited Practices, stemming from competition at the USCF Amateur Men's Criterium Championship, Aug. 18 in Grandview Heights, Ohio. That recommendation has been upheld by Lisa Voight, USA Cycling executive director. The 23-year- old Leipheimer will be required to return his national championship jersey, medal and prize money. He will also be suspended from the U.S. National Team for the same period. The decision is subject to appeal.
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