GIANT (捷安特) Joy LX, only seen in China
...BUT now you see it here in North America;-)
Made in 1999 or 2000, JOY LX was only marketed in mainland China.
The previous owner shipped it to North American when he moved here.
A fast bike, one of the best I ever have.
GIANT now makes 5.5 million bikes a year from 5 factories in Taiwan, China and Europe, THE number-one bike maker of the world.
Established in 1972 and started its own GIANT brand in 1986, GIANT offers us quality bikes with lowest prices among its major competitors.
Its current CEO, Mr Lo, rides a bike to and from work everyday for an 80 KM round trip.
Three Chinese characters under the front badge (pronounced as Jie An Te) means Fast, Safe/Peace, and Unique, respectively...